In The News

September 07, 2007

Housing market is a concern for the economy.

Jim Lowell on NECN September 5, 2007

August 28, 2007

Where's the best place to put your money now?

Jim and Dan talk about investing and recession: Last week Dan Wiener and Jim Lowell were invited to appear on CNBC. Dan appeared on Aug 22nd, and Jim appeared on Aug 23rd. You can watch Jim first, and then Dan

August 07, 2007

Surprise Management Change at Fidelity

In a surprise and surprising announcement, Ellyn McColgan announced she is leaving Fidelity to pursue new opportunities. Ellyn had been viewed as a likely heir apparent when Ned Johnson steps down from his current role (sometime in the next several

July 16, 2007

Fidelity makes a smart move

It has been several months since we updated the Fido Files blog. In fact, the last time was to report the departure of Bob Reynolds. Now we are reporting on his replacement. As announced today by Fidelity, Rodger Lawson, a

April 20, 2007

Changes at the Top

Fidelity announced on April 19, 2007 that Bob Reynolds, its COO and second-in-command, is retiring and Ned Johnson is assuming a more proactive role while Abigail Johnson (Ned’s daughter and heir apparent) will be joined by rising star Ellyn McColgan

April 17, 2007

Fidelity Retirement Survey for Married Couples

Fidelity announced today that there is yet another topic that married couples can disagree on. It’s not parenting styles, what movie to watch on Friday night, or whether or not to buy a pool table. It’s retirement finance. In a

April 12, 2007

How much money do you need to save for retirement? The 2007 Retirement Confidence Survey by the Employee Benefit Research Institute and Matthew Greenwald & Associates reported yesterday that nearly half of workers surveyed have only $25,000 – or less

March 07, 2007

March 6, 2007 NBR Interview

You can read the transcript from the Nightly Business Report from March 6th at You can also watch the video file, but that will only be available until about 9PM today when it will be replaced by the March

February 27, 2007

Dow drops 3.29%

To post a comment, scroll down to the end of the post and click on "comments." This will take you to a comments screen. Today all our major market indices lost more than 3% on the day – the worst

February 05, 2007

FI Manager Rankings Portfolio

The February newsletter came out at the end of the day on Thursday, and I've already heard from a few of you regarding my suggestion for a Manager Rankings Portfolio. If you haven't already, log onto the Fidelity Investor website,