Fidelity Viewpoints ®

Midyear tax checkup

Some things you can do now that may help you save on taxes—and avoid surprises on tax returns.

Sectors: winners and losers

With stocks at all-time highs post-Brexit, telecom and tech have benefitted; energy and utilities have not.

Your family and money

Many aging parents and their children should be talking about money. It may be uncomfortable, but it’s important.

How to tackle health events

To help mobilize a family after a major health event, put a family team together and ask these five questions.

Market Insights

Economic check-in

With stocks and bonds sending divergent signals, diversification becomes especially important.

Market update: key takeaways

Odds of a U.S. recession remain low, but market volatility is expected due to the Brexit aftermath.

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Investing Ideas

Three myths of index funds

Learn how actively managed mutual funds can help investors during volatile or down markets.

Gold rush after Brexit?

After several lackluster years, gold bullion and miners are glittering as investors look for perceived safe havens.

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Retirement

Understanding index annuities

They can offer growth, but they’re complex. So do your homework and consider alternatives.

Real reasons people retire

It’s not just about money—it’s the freedom to enjoy life that leads many to stop working full time.

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Personal Finance

Long-term care and you

Having a plan for your care can make a critical difference in your quality of life—and your family’s—as you age.

Pay off debt—and save too

Here’s a guide to help you pay off debt while saving for emergencies and long-term goals like retirement.

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Wealth Management

Five things to do now

Check investments, see whether you can reduce taxes, protect what you have, and do some housekeeping.

Your money: Keep track of it

These four strategies can help you keep track of financial accounts—and avoid costly mistakes and abandoned property.

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Active Trader

Dow days of summer

Dow Theory can help you decide when market moves may have staying power.

5 trading tips

For shorter-term investors, big price moves can present both risks and opportunities.

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