Personal Finance

Posted: Thursday, April 27, 2017
As members of Congress return to Washington this week, they must confront a looming deadline: much of the federal government shuts down Friday ...
Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Personal Finance: It's never too late to improve financial literacy ... April is Financial Literacy Month, a time to highlight deficiencies in ... In a 2011 research paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research, three simple ... Christopher A. Hopkins, CFA, is a vice president and portfolio...
Posted: Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Personal Finance: SEC approves new rules to protect senior investors ... Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press. ... One initiative is the toll-free Securities Helpline for Seniors, created in 2015 to provide ... Christopher A. Hopkins, CFA, is a vice president and portfolio manager for...
Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Personal Finance: More retirement saving options are available ... deferral, but can be reasonably tax efficient with a sufficient time horizon in mind. ... The funds can be invested, and the earnings compound tax-free if used for ... Christopher A. Hopkins, CFA, is a vice president and portfolio...
Posted: Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Personal Finance: Retirement savings option beyond the 401(k) ... Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press. ... but allows the earnings to grow tax-free, subject to a few simple restrictions. ... Christopher A. Hopkins, CFA, is a vice president and portfolio manager for Barnett & Co. in...
Posted: Wednesday, March 08, 2017
This may prove to be the real challenge of our time, and not a moment too soon. Christopher A. Hopkins, CFA, is a vice president and porfolio ...