05/04/16 – Wednesday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • Why you need a will. (washingtonpost)
  • The robo-advisor boom is dead. Long live robo-advisor technology. (kitces)
  • Where institutional investment consultants could add value, if they so choose. (awealthofcommonsense)
  • Are advanced life annuities the key to retirement spending. (npr)
  • ‘What if’ you left your stable life in search of experiences. (nytimes)
  • How overvalued is Facebook ($FB)? (peridotcapital)
  • Why Goldman Sachs ($GS) is making a push into retail banking. (washingtonpost)
  • Millions of people are paying for premium Tinder. (time)
  • Low-vol strategies are at-risk of rising interest rates. (ai-cio)
  • The April ISM Non-manufacturing index stayed strong. (calculatedriskblog)
  • Ten lessons from the late Bill Campbell. (medium)
  • Always recognize that financial professionals are often working with contradictory goals. (fool)
  • The later you retire, the longer you live. (wsj)
  • Can a robot be a fiduciary? (nytimes)
  • Two big myths about NAV calculations. (etf)
  • 5 apps that could save you money. (medium)
  • Consumers are sick of filing out satisfaction surveys. (bloomberg)
  • 7 money lessons I would give my 20-something self. (goodfinancialcents)
  • Move to the Midwest: rebuild your balance sheet. (vox)
  • How an introverted engineer learned to become an effective CEO. (hbr)
  • A third of newlyweds are surprised by their partner’s financial situation. (bloomberg)
  • Why hasn’t Apple ($AAPL) stock gotten more bang for the success of the iPhone? (howardlindzon)
  • This is one of the hardest things to do in investing. (latticework)
  • Is the battle for the LSE over? (blogs.wsj)
  • Some companies Eddy is keeping an eye on. (crossingwallstreet)
  • Value stocks have underperformed for the better part of a decade. (crossingwallstreet)
  • Is the Kindle Oasis worth the money? (sixcolors)
  • A graphical look at falling job tenures. (conversableeconomist.blogspot)
  • Some good advice from Charles Schwab on the markets. (businessinsider)
  • The ADP Employment report showed a 156k increase for April. (calculatedriskblog)
  • Don’t end up like Prince…have a valid will in place. (slate)
  • Buy vs. rent: it’s complicated. (twocents.lifehacker)
  • The strongest argument for the fiduciary duty. (etf)
  • Apple ($AAPL) needs to take more risk. (nytimes)
  • A Q&A with Harold Pollack co-author of “The Index Card Revolution.” (pbs)

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