Day: September 20, 2020

Posted in Personal

Emerson Firm Announces Investigation Regarding Alleged Mishandling of Personal Financial Data …

Press release content from Globe Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

Press release content from Globe Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

September 12, 2020 GMT

HOUSTON, Sept. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emerson Firm, PLLC (“Emerson”), a law firm in Houston, Texas, announces that it is continuing its investigation regarding the alleged mishandling of individuals’ personal financial data by Yodlee, Inc. (“Yodlee”).  One of our colleagues recently filed a class action complaint on behalf of individuals whose financial information was collected and stored by the fintech app Yodlee.  The defendants are Yodlee and Envestnet, Inc. (“Envestnet”).  Yodlee is aa subsidiary of Envestnet which provides unified wealth management technology and products to financial advisors and institutions. Their flagship product is an advisory platform that integrates the services and software used by financial advisors

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Posted in Finance

A New Vision For Financial Wellness

CEO & Founder of BrightPlan and a former executive at Cisco, is a longtime Silicon Valley innovator and business leader.

More U.S. employers are offering financial wellness programs, yet the increasing popularity of this employee benefit has raised an important question: What exactly is “financial wellness”? If you asked 10 people this question, you’d likely get 10 different answers ranging from employee financial education, retirement planning, 401(k) advice, budgeting, debt management, estate planning and emergency savings. All these are valid responses, yet they describe only part of what true financial wellness should be: holistic personal financial and wealth management.

Total Financial Wellness

This broadened definition of financial wellness requires a new approach to meet the needs of employees. This more comprehensive approach is what I call Total Financial Wellness, and it is a significant departure from the previous notions of financial wellness. Unlike piecemeal offerings of financial information and

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Posted in Insurance

CloudMD Appoints Experienced, World-Class Insurance and Health Executive as Chief Innovation Officer

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7 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy Now For Safe Payouts

The stock market can be broadly separated into two groups — dividend stocks and non-dividend stocks. Among stocks that pay dividends to shareholders, most do so on a quarterly basis. But there are other directions a company can take with its capital return policy. Some companies decide to pay a dividend once per year, while others pay semi-annually. There are even monthly dividend stocks.Income investors may find monthly dividend stocks to be attractive, as they pay 12 dividends per year. Monthly dividend stocks deliver more frequent income payments than stocks with other payout schedules. * 10 Education Stocks to Buy for the Fall School Season This article will discuss our top 7 monthly dividend stocks right now.InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips * Realty Income (NYSE:O) * STAG Industrial (NYSE:STAG) * Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR) *

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Posted in Money

Money market account vs. money market fund: Which is right for you?

  • A money market account is an interest-bearing deposit account offered by banks and credit unions.
  • A money market fund is a type of income-oriented mutual fund that invests in short-term debt securities.
  • Both are low-risk and highly liquid, but money market accounts and money market funds are distinct financial vehicles that serve different needs.
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Money market accounts and money market funds may have similar names, but they have some key differences. A money market fund is a low-risk and highly liquid investment asset — specifically, a mutual fund — while a money market account is a type of deposit account offered by a bank or credit union.

 That’s not to say these soundalikes don’t share some traits. Both money market accounts and money market funds are safe places to park cash, and both invest in similar things — short-term debt,

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