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Jeff Benjamin

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Jeff Benjamin writes InvestmentNews’ bi-weekly On Investing column. He also writes stories related to investments, the economy and the markets. An avid golfer and fisherman, Jeff is a self-professed investment nerd "just trying to make a difference and get paid for it."

Recent Articles

Don't fear the robo: Some millennials like working with human financial advisers

May 27, 2016

Plus: Bill Gross gets satisfaction with his Janus fund, Trump wants to save energy jobs, and NYC set to decriminalize quality of life crimes

Don't let the fickle Fed hamstring your bond portfolio

May 26, 2016

Plus: Tracking VC cash, saving outside of a retirement account, and Memorial Day by the numbers

Steven Cohen wants a minor league system for portfolio managers

May 25, 2016

Plus: Taking bigger risks when you've got less to lose, the biggest names in finance, and retirement has made David Letterman even grumpier

Robo platforms create a new headache for human advisers: wash sales

May 24, 2016

Most platforms have safeguards, but can't guard against non-platform trading

Marijuana startup MassRoots' plans to join Nasdaq go up in smoke

May 24, 2016

Nasdaq listing snub could set a precedent for marijuana stocks

Bond ETFs brace for a June rate hike

May 24, 2016

Plus: Millennials don't invest like the rest of us, mid-cap stocks to the rescue, and Big Pharma pulls a fast one

BlackRock faces backlash for supporting 'fat cat CEOs'

May 23, 2016

Plus: Why the Fed won't hike in June, time to get uncomfortable with your investments, and a few things that can boost retirement savings

Returns are big, but the jury is still out on lawsuit investing

May 20, 2016

In addition to risks and returns, advisers need to worry about moral and ethical issues

Former financial adviser faces possible 287-year prison sentence for robbing seniors

May 20, 2016

Plus: When stock funds own debt, hedge funds unite, and what a half-million bucks will buy you in retirement

Why the inventor of 401(k)s came to view them as 'monsters'

May 19, 2016

Plus: Mark Cuban on what a Trump presidency could mean for the market, how Americans' spending has changed over 50 years, and the market might be underestimating the Fed

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