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How an Income Tax Cut Could Affect Your Financial Plan

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/22/2017
Topic: Retirement Investing

Some saving tips to consider if Congress and the Trump Administration cut income taxes.

Last Week In Markets: Feb 13 - 17, 2017

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/21/2017
Topic: Market Commentary

Fisher Investments recaps the biggest market, economic and political news from last week, including US, European, Japanese and Chinese economic releases.

How to Stretch Your Retirement Dollars Using Tax-Status Flexibility

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/17/2017
Topic: Retirement Investing

Having diversity in the tax standing of your retirement savings can help you stretch your dollars.

Understanding Annuities: What Annuitization Means

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/17/2017
Topic: Annuities

Don’t miss these 3 key risks of annuitization. #1 – once you annuitize the money is no longer yours.

Bull Markets (INFOGRAPHIC)

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/16/2017
Topic: Market Commentary

The current bull market turns 8 in March and has the potential to match (or surpass!) the longest bull market in history. But after every bull market comes a bear market. This infographic helps differentiate bull and bear market lifecycles and offers some important signs for investors to watch.

Last Week In Markets: Feb 6 - 10, 2017

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/13/2017
Topic: Market Commentary

Global equities were relatively flat as investors sorted through a flurry of political headlines, economic data and corporate earnings reports.

Does Your Financial Planning Include Enough Life Insurance?

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/8/2017
Topic: Retirement Investing

Considering purchasing life insurance? Check out this brief guide.

What Are Indexed Annuities?

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/8/2017
Topic: Annuities

As with most annuities, these are complicated products, full of caveats, legalese and financial jargon. Here is a quick guide shining a light on indexed annuities.

Last Week In Markets: Jan 30 - Feb 03, 2017

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/7/2017
Topic: Market Commentary

Global equities were relatively flat as investors sorted through a flurry of political headlines, economic data and corporate earnings reports.

How Does Social Security Tie In to Your Financial Planning?

By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 2/1/2017
Topic: Retirement Investing

Can you rely on Social Security? Make sure you know fact from fiction. Here are three Social Security tips for your financial plan.