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A transforming world

How to make the most of powerful forces around the globe that are reshaping our lives—and creating new opportunities.

Mid-year outlook: Why we're still bullish on the markets

Despite recurring volatility this year, healthy corporate profits and above-trend global growth should keep the bull market going, says CIO Christopher Hyzy. Watch the video for more insights, including risks to watch for.

Mid-year outlook: Bright spots, new risks

Chief Investment Officer Christopher Hyzy highlights factors that could extend — or slow — the bull market in the second half of the year.

Market Decode: How bonds work — and what they can do for you

Matthew Diczok, head of Fixed Income Investing for Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, offers a clear, simple explanation of how bonds work and why they should be considered an important part of any investor's strategy.

Dealing with volatility: What you need to know now

Timely insights to help you manage risk when markets shift

Capital Market Outlook (PDF)

Merrill Lynch investment strategists share commentary on what's going on across global markets each week, plus offer thoughts on what's ahead.

Merrill Edge Report: Spring 2018

Our nationwide survey, delivered semi-annually, takes an in-depth, statistical look at the financial concerns and priorities of mass affluent Americans.

Are you on track to retire?

Get tips, stats — and true stories — to help you plan and retire ready.

How to save for retirement when other goals compete

Insights and ideas to help you juggle your short- and long-term financial goals.

Take steps today to prepare for retirement health care costs

Taking a few steps now, while you're working, to prepare for your healthcare costs in retirement can give you more choices down the road.

How to tackle the high costs of a college education

Ideas to help you save and invest, even if you think time's not on your side.

Tips to teach your children financial responsibility

There's no age limit for helping your kids learn to manage money. Explore our tips for letting your children benefit from your experience.

Strategies to help you manage your cash

How to determine the amount of cash you may need to help meet current and future needs, plus ideas about where to save and invest that cash.
Asset allocation, diversification and (auto-) rebalancing do not ensure a profit or protect against loss in declining markets.

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