How a smart home can get you a discount on home insurance

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. A smart thermostat can turn up the heat in your home before you get out of bed. A smart speaker can play your favorite podcasts with voice command. A smart bulb can be turned on or off from across the room. But smart home devices aren’t just … Read more

How a smart home can get you a discount on home insurance

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. A smart thermostat can turn up the heat in your home before you get out of bed. A smart speaker can play your favorite podcasts with voice command. A smart bulb can be turned on or off from across the room. But smart home devices aren’t just … Read more

Why an inverted yield curve could actually be good news for investors

Text size The time of dreams About the Author: Ashwin Alankar is Head of Global Asset Allocation at Janus Henderson Investors. The market’s recent tendency to frame new developments in a negative light received a boost earlier this month when the yield on the 2-year US Treasury briefly rose above the 10-year. It was the … Read more

Keep a lid on Social Security taxes and Medicare costs. Consider Roth conversions.

If you’ve become a 401(k) millionaire or amassed large sums in other tax-deferred retirement accounts, you can potentially reduce your lifetime taxes by hundreds of thousands of dollars by converting some of it. ci in a Roth IRA before you start collecting Social Security. But figuring out how much to convert and when is tricky. … Read more