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Affluent investors tend to become increasingly influenced by their emotional biases, which can often lead them astray. Learn more about biased investing.
The biggest problem the equity market now faces is that good news (e.g. falling unemployment, strong wage growth, record small business sentiment, etc.) has become bad news. Here's why.
BBVA Compass Chief Investment Strategist Marc Wenhammar talks about guiding clients through the market noise so they can hear the tempo.
Christie's asked leading specialists, gallerists and dealers for their advice on making that first foray into the contemporary art market. Here are their 10 tips:
No one wants to take a pay cut when they retire. Maintaining your lifestyle after retirement is possible, but it takes proper planning and discipline. Things to consider: your retirement goals, healthcare and long term costs, your investment risk tolerance. Check out our guide to ensure you're prepared.
Six tips from Christie's specialists Angelina Chen and David Warren on pearls, which have captivated both Eastern and Western collectors for centuries.
Considering buying a home in another country? Here are some tips to help you make a smart financial decision.
The profile of your stemware can have a big impact on the taste of what's inside. Experts reveal the best vessels for everything from bubbles to Barolo.
Don't underestimate the value of art and antiques when buying insurance coverage. Here are some tips to consider to protect valuables.
Fine wine is often both an investment and a passion. Here are five ways to store your bottles so they are properly preserved.
Christie's silver department offers expert advice on the best ways to maintain the precious metal's sparkle. Get tips for silver care here.
Starting a wine cellar? Wine experts Charles Foley and Noah May offer pointers on everything from choosing the right vintages to the options for storage.
Whether it's a vintage Omega or a rare Patek Philippe, Christie's watch specialist Eric Wind offers 10 tips for keeping your timepiece in top condition.
Want to avoid commercial flights and fly private? Turns out there are plenty of options, from renting a seat or a plane to buying a jet.
Christie's interiors specialist Richard Nelson offers tips on where to shop, how to spot the latest trends, and the important questions you should be asking.
Vibrant, colorful hardstones were as prized in the ancient world as they are by jewelry designers today. Here are six of the top stones.
Buying and fixing vintage cars as a passion and an investment is picking up speed.. Here is what you need to know about the growing trend.
From fitbits to mood trackers to spending monitors, lifelogging technology is enabling us to quantify everything we do.
In the market for a yacht? Here is what you need to know about getting a marine loan from BBVA Compass.
It can be difficult for art collectors to know whether to sell or donate when it's time to clear some space. Get tips to navigate this financial decision.
Christie’s in-house Champagne expert Tim Triptree on top vintages, niche growers, and how to store a collection.
Affluent women face unique challenges compared to their male counterparts when it comes to preparing for their golden years.
It's hurricane season so remember proper insurance coverage is key to protecting your collectibles and valuables from any natural disaster. Make a list, inventory your valuables, and start exploring coverage today.
Transferring ownership of a family business can be tricky. Our checklist of financial considerations for family business succession planning can help.
When an elderly family member can no longer manage money due to mental illness, you may need to step in. Here's what to look out for.
Life insurance can be an integral part of succession planning for a small or family-owned business.
Keeping the family farm in the family takes more than just a written will. A succession plan ensures not just the transfer of property but helps prepare your heirs to take on the job.
Being a child in a financially comfortable family certainly has benefits — but it comes with pressures too. Here are some ways to help your children find their own path.
A trust can be an important and helpful estate planning tool. Learn more about the different types of trusts and which one might be best for you.
Accumulating personal wealth affords a unique opportunity when it comes to doing good for others.
Choosing an executor for your estate or acting as one for someone else is a big responsibility. Find out everything you need to know about executors.
Developing a transition plan that outlines what will happen to your business when your retire or you die is crucial, particularly if you want to leave the business to your heirs.