Why zero-fee ETFs are not risk free

Morningstar’s Ben Johnson and Dave Nadig of ETF.com break down the ins and outs and hidden costs of zero-fee ETFs. […]Morningstar’s Ben Johnson and Dave Nadig of ETF.com break down the ins and outs and hidden costs of zero-fee ETFs.Read More

Former MLB All-Star Mark Teixeira wants you to be smart about your money. His advice: ‘Be boring’

“What I learned early is there is a bucket for my nest egg that I put away and I never have to worry about again. Then there is a bucket for opportunities,” says former New York Yankee Mark Teixeira. […]”What I learned early is there is a bucket for my nest egg that I put away and I never have to worry about again. Then there is a bucket for opportunities,” says former New York Yankee Mark Teixeira.Read More

El Pollo Loco’s shares tumble as wet weather hurts 2019 forecast

Shares of El Pollo Loco Holdings dropped nearly 17 percent Friday after the company lowered its earnings guidance for the rest of fiscal 2019, citing bad weather conditions in California for their “slow start” to the first quarter. […]Shares of El Pollo Loco Holdings dropped nearly 17 percent Friday after the company lowered its earnings guidance for the rest of fiscal 2019, citing bad weather conditions in California for their “slow start” to the first quarter.Read More

Here’s how tax refunds are looking halfway through tax season

Refunds are starting to look a little like last year’s. The average tax refund was $3,068 for the week of March 1, reflecting an increase of $22 versus the year-ago period, the IRS found. […]Refunds are starting to look a little like last year’s. The average tax refund was $3,068 for the week of March 1, reflecting an increase of $22 versus the year-ago period, the IRS found.Read More