The Financial Index is Daily Capital’s roundup of our Editor’s Picks for the day — featured trends and market analysis from around the Web.
The Motley Fool: Just because you live in the U.S. doesn’t mean that all of your investments have to be in the U.S. Individual stocks, exchange-traded funds, and mutual funds are all options for international investing.
Reuters: Banks are realizing that they can’t keep every customer, and really, they don’t need to. Unprofitable customers make up a large number of bank users; are you one of them?
Free Money Finance: There are only ten months left to do a Roth conversion under Bush’s lower tax rates, but should you? If you answer yes to one of these five questions, you should probably consider it.
FX Street: Wall Street did well on Thursday and analysts contribute it to “the number of Americans filing first-time claims for jobless benefits falling to a level matching a four-year low.”
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