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2022 Outlook: Which Way to the Recovery?

Wells Fargo Investment Institute shares potential investment opportunities and risks for 2022.

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Could My Family Benefit from a Family Limited Partnership?

Effective estate planning should address wealth transfer from a practical and cost-effective approach. One estate planning strategy that families with closely held businesses should consider is the family limited partnership.

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Wells Fargo About Money Podcast

Listen to Wells Fargo About Money featuring Michael Liersch. In season one, hear about the tough conversations that people may need to have about money.

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Wealth Transfer Essentials

The estate planning process can be confusing with many tactics, roles, and guidelines. Take a look at the six essentials covered in our eBook.

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Help Reduce Your Tax Liability

End-of-year tax and investment deadlines are approaching, but there’s still time to adjust your current financial strategies to help you lower your tax liability.

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Effects of Inflation

Are you saving for retirement? For your children’s education? For any other long-term goal? If so, you’ll want to know how inflation can impact your

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Estate Planning

By taking steps in advance, you have a greater say in how these questions are answered. And isn’t that how it should be? Wills and

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Living Trusts

Living trusts enable you to control the distribution of your estate, and certain trusts may enable you to reduce or avoid many of the taxes

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Investment Risks

Taken by itself, the word "risk" sounds negative. But broken down into what it really stands for in terms of investing, it begins to be

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Asset Allocation

Lewis Carroll, the author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, once said, “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.” This

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Tax Deferral

“Tax deferral” is a method of postponing the payment of income tax on currently earned investment income until the investor withdraws funds from the account

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Maximizing Your Insurance Benefits

Understanding the threat of estate taxes on your life insurance proceeds is the first step in protecting these funds from unnecessary taxation. The next steps

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Gifting Strategies

What Gifting Strategies Are Available to Me?

There are a number of different gifting strategies available for planned giving. Each has its advantages and disadvantages.

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Social Security Income

Estimating your future Social Security benefits used to be a difficult task, but not any longer. For an estimate of your projected benefits, go to

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Why Purchase Life Insurance

We’ve all heard about the importance of having life insurance, but is it really necessary? Usually, the answer is “yes,” but it depends on your

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Tax Strategies for Retirement Plans

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Wells Fargo Investment Institute State of the Markets

State of the Markets

A look at what’s happening now and what may be ahead from Darrell Cronk, President of Wells Fargo Investment Institute...

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Wells Fargo Advisors Portfolio Perspectives

Portfolio Perspectives

Explore the intersection between timely topics and potential effects to your investments in Portfolio Perspectives reports...

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COVID-19 - Bringing financial relief to a global crisis

Bringing Financial Relief to a Global Crisis

The fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic is being felt around the world. Wells Fargo is working hard to support its customers, employees, and communities...

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Wells Fargo Investment Institute Chart of the Week

Chart of the Week

Weekly chart using economic data to address timely market topics from the Wells Fargo Investment Institute Global Investment Strategy team...

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Wells Fargo Advisors Global Perspectives

Global Perspectives

A weekly analysis of timely economic strategy issues from Wells Fargo Investment Institute...

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Wells Fargo Advisors Investment Strategy

Investment Strategy

Weekly market insights and possible impacts on investors from the Wells Fargo Investment Institute Global Investment Strategy team...

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Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead

Looking for a fast way to stay up to date? How the markets performed over the last week and what may happen next week all...

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Weekly Market Commentary

Market Commentary

Weekly commentary providing analysis with an outlook for the equity market...

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Bond Market Commentary

Bond Market Commentary

Updates on bond market data, news, and activity each day...

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Stock Market News

Stock Market News

Our market analysts keep you updated on the latest market trends including stock market data, news, market activity, and economic reports in the daily stock...

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Wells Fargo Advisors Six Strategies for Weathering Market Volatility Report

6 Strategies for Weathering Market Volatility

Whenever there’s market volatility, investors naturally become concerned about what they should do to help protect their portfolios. Although there are some strategies that are…

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