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House Democrats have proposed a higher top individual tax rate and changes to the capital gains tax. Both are a long way from becoming law.
Over the past 70 years, rising government debt generally has been accompanied by weaker economic activity. But it’s not a simple relationship.
The U.S. economy appears to be shifting from recovery mode to a new, more-mature expansion phase.
Three reasons to revisit your international stock allocation.

Financial Decoder Bonus: Why Is Now a Good Time to Give to Charity?


There is no question that there is a greater need for charitable giving right now, but are there also advantages for donors and charities?
Tax-loss harvesting—offsetting capital gains with capital losses—can lower your tax bill and better position your portfolio going forward.
Three Schwab Trading Services professionals discuss what they learned from the recent market crash and what traders can do to regroup and rebuild.
Delaying withdrawals can help extend the life of your retirement portfolio.

Financial Decoder Bonus: Should You Get Out of the Market Now and Get Back In Later?


Whenever there’s a rapid drop in the stock market, whatever the cause, some investors wonder whether they should just get out of the market for a while. Here’s why that approach usually doesn’t work.
Why sometimes doing nothing may be the best response in the midst of rampant market volatility.
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