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  • Forbes.com
  • 19-Dec-2013
  • Your Money Checklist for Every Decade
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • DailyWorth.com
  • 17-Dec-2013
  • How to Build Wealth at Every Stage of Your Life
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • Fox 5
  • 16-Dec-2013
  • End of Year Tax Preps
  • Wendy Weaver featured.

  • USA Today
  • 18-Nov-2013
  • Women face hard retirement choices
  • Wendy Weaver featured.

  • CNBC Street Signs
  • 28-Oct-2013
  • Expert "ugly duckling" stock picks: JCP, CAT & more
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • AARP.org
  • 25-Oct-2013
  • Discussing End-of-Life Issues Over Dinner
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • Fox Business
  • 25-Oct-2013
  • Warning Signs of Elder Financial Exlpoitation
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • Fox Business
  • 19-Oct-2013
  • 2 Stocks to Watch
  • Mike Mussio featured.

  • CNBC
  • 18-Oct-2013
  • For 401(k)s, staying the course pays off in crises
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • CNBC
  • 17-Oct-2013
  • DC-proof stock prices
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • CNBC
  • 30-Sep-2013
  • Shutdown, a buying opportunity?
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • Financial Planning
  • 30-Sep-2013
  • How a Government Shutdown Will Impact Advisors
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • CNBC
  • 3-Sep-2013
  • When persistence pays off
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • CNBC
  • 6-Aug-2013
  • Where to Invest Now
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • FOX 5 News
  • 22-Jul-2013
  • Financial Stress
  • Mike Mussio featured.

  • USA Today
  • 1-Jul-2013
  • Haven't saved enough money for retirement? What to do?
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • CNBC
  • 11-Jun-2013
  • Will we see a turnaround in the market?
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • Fox Business
  • 6-Jun-2013
  • Steps to Pruning Your Portfolio
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • Fox Business
  • 13-May-2013
  • AIG's Turnaround Making it a 'Buy'?
  • Mike Mussio featured.

  • FoxBusiness.com
  • 12-Apr-2013
  • How to pick the right financial advisor
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • WealthManagement.com
  • 10-Apr-2013
  • Top 50 Women-Owned RIA's in 2013
  • Penton Insight names FBB Capital Partners #19 in its top 50 Women-Owned RIA's in 2013.

  • Market Watch
  • 8-Apr-2013
  • Wall Street and boomers are BFFs: FBB’s Fulton
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • MainStreet
  • 2-Apr-2013
  • Is it OK for mom and dad to pay your cell phone bill?
  • Wendy Weaver featured.

  • The Wall Street Journal
  • 1-Apr-2013
  • Blended funds keep investors put, but performance varies
  • Susan Fulton featured.

  • US News
  • 15-Mar-2013
  • The Big Tax Shelter Many Financial Planners Overlook
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses her views on what makes a home an investment.

  • PBS Next Avenue
  • 12-Mar-2013
  • Don't Become a 'Shoebox Widow'
  • Wendy Weaver featured:

    Wendy highlights her experience working with couples and widows in her article that details how to avoid becoming a 'shoebox widow' in 6 steps.

  • Associated Press
  • 27-Feb-2013
  • Home Depot Leads Dow Average Higher
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • Fox Business
  • 15-Feb-2013
  • How Investors Can Profit from Improving U.S. Economy
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • Fox 5 News
  • 07-Jan-2013
  • Retirement Tips for Late Planners
  • Mike Mussio featured.

  • MarketWatch.com
  • 12-Dec-2012
  • Why do GOP voters start saving sooner?
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Mike discusses how boomers who are undersaved for retirement can significantly build up their nest egg.

  • Fox Business
  • 7-Dec-2012
  • Is a Corporate Tax Holiday Needed to help Spur the Economy
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • NAPFA
  • 15-Nov-2012
  • NAPFA Jump-Start Hotline
  • Wendy Weaver featured:

    FBB Portfolio Manager Wendy Weaver is featured in a Kiplinger/NAPFA-sponsored financial planning chat.

  • The Baltimore Sun
  • 9-Nov-2012
  • Tax experts predict what a tax compromise would look like
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • AARP
  • 16-Oct-2012
  • 1.7 Percent: The 2013 COLA
  • Kathleen Hastings featured.
  • My FoxDC
  • 15-Oct-2012
  • Are You Ready to Retire?
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • WealthManagement.com
  • 28-Sep-2012
  • Top 25 Women RIAs
  • Susan Fulton is named one of the Top 25 Women RIAs.
  • CNBC.com
  • 5-Sep-2012
  • Fine-Tuning Your Global Economy Portfolio
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • MarketWatch
  • 3-Aug-2012
  • How to manage volatility as the fiscal cliff looms
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • 27-Jul-2012
  • Dow blows past 13,000 on hope for action in Europe
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • The Washington Post
  • 27-Jul-2012
  • Stocks rise sharply on Wall Street as hopes grow for action on Europe crisis; Dow above 13,000
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • Fox Business
  • 5-Jul-2012
  • Jobs Report will Give Foresight into Future Markets
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Mike discusses how to invest in this market and provides investors a valuable reminder to stay invested with their long-term goals in mind.

  • USA Today
  • 16-Jun-2012
  • Money Watch: Save more for retirement or pay down mortgage?
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • The Washington Post
  • 13-Jun-2012
  • Retail sales drop again in May, report says
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • FoxBusiness.com
  • 8-May-2012
  • What's the Difference Between Preferred and Common Stock?
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • U.S. News and World Report
  • 30-Apr-2012
  • Financial Checklist for Widows and Widowers in New Relationships
  • Kathleen Hastings featured.

     

  • CNBC.com
  • 19-Apr-2012
  • Great Earnings, but So What? Investors have other worries
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Mitch explains the advantages that dividends play in the current market.

  • MarketWatch.com
  • 13-Apr-2012
  • How to win the quest for yeild with stocks
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • The Star Democrat
  • 12-Mar-2012
  • Easton firm celebrates 25 years
  • FBB Capital Partners celebrates its 25th anniversary!
  • SecondAct.com
  • 05-Mar-2012
  • Yes, You Can Grow Your Nest Egg in This Economy
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Mike provides his thoughts on how to invest for income in the current environment.

  • SmartMoney.com
  • 21-Feb-2012
  • Home Deport Earnings: Bellwether for Home Sales?
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Quentin Fottrell highlights Mike's professional and personal insights.

  • FoxNews.com
  • 10-Feb-2012
  • Will the Greek debt deal go through?
  • Mike Mussio featured.

     

  • Kiplinger
  • 01-Feb-2012
  • Ultrashort Bond Funds Offer Extra Yield
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • U.S. News
  • 01-Feb-2012
  • Why the Fed is Lukewarm on the U.S. Recovery
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Danielle Kurtzleben gets Mike's take on the Fed's announcement about keeping rates low. 

  • Investment News
  • 20-Jan-2012
  • Americans welcome back leverage when credit is cheap enough
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Liz Skinner of Investment News concludes her article with Mike's observation of well-qualified buyers stuggling to secure loans and refinance.

  • Reuters
  • 20-Jan-2012
  • Why boomer windows are financially at risk
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Chris Taylor describes Mike's take on the 'shoebox widow', his advice on how to avoid that type of situation, and the importance of not rushing big financial decisions after the passing of a spouse.

  • Smart Money
  • 13-Dec-2011
  • Fed's Inaction Keeps Yields at Bay
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • CNBC Financial Advisor Network
  • 01-Dec-2011
  • Income Strategies for Today's Investor
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Mike outlined the pros and cons of preferred stocks, emphasizing the value they can bring as supplement to the income portion of a portfolio.

  • Kiplinger
  • 01-Dec-2011
  • Expand Your Options for Charitable Giving
  • By Eleanor Laise, Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the trust she set up to provide for her sister and subsequently her alma mater in this article about charitable donations.

  • NPR
  • 01-Dec-2011
  • Central banks unite to help Europe
  • By Sarah Gardener, Susan Fulton featured.
  • myFOXdc
  • 24-Oct-2011
  • What Should a Good Financial Adviser Ask the Client
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • InvestmentNews.com
  • 20-Nov-2011
  • Timing is right for a big pay day
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan outlines FBB's succession plan.

  • Marketwatch.com
  • 18-Nov-2011
  • U.S. blue-chip stocks edge up, off 3% for week
  • By Kate Gibson, Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Mitch provides his thoughts on the current market environment and his perspective on economic growth.

  • Voice of Russia
  • 20-Oct-2011
  • Strengths and weaknesses of the US economy
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • Voice of Russia
  • 07-Sep-2011
  • "Time for political games is over" - Obama
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • Voice of Russia
  • 05-Sep-2011
  • August report shows zero job growth in US
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • FoxNews.com LIVE
  • 29-Aug-2011
  • U.S. Economy Growing at Slower Rate in the Spring? Is the US headed for another recession?
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • NPR
  • 12-Aug-2011
  • Wall Street's Ups and Downs Leave Investors Worried
  • By Tamara Keith, Mike Mussio featured.
  • AARP
  • 11-Aug-2011
  • Saving Your Nest in Tough Financial Times
  • By Carole Fleck, Mike Mussio featured.
  • 9 News Now - WUSA 9
  • 09-Aug-2011
  • Is There Reason for Investors to Panic?
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • AARP
  • 08-Aug-2011
  • A Wild Ride Down
  • By Carole Fleck, Mike Mussio featured.
  • AARP Bulletin
  • 08-Aug-2011
  • A Wild Ride Down
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • myFOXdc
  • 08-Aug-2011
  • Dow Plunges More Than 634 Points After Downgrade
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • The Street
  • 08-Aug-2011
  • Peek in Your Refrigerator is Recipe for Portfolio
  • By Joe Mont, Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • WTOP
  • 04-Aug-2011
  • WTOP Answer Desk: Don't Panic About the Stock Market (yet)
  • By Dick Uliano, Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • CNBC The Call
  • 28-Jul-2011
  • Debt Impasse Impact
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the United States’s AAA rating, how other security ratings are weighed heavily against it, and that it will need a second look if downgraded.
  • myFOXdc
  • 11-Jul-2011
  • Boomerang Generation
  • Mike Mussio featured.
  • Smart CEO
  • 01-Jul-2011
  • Powerhouse Women
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan Fulton is awarded the 2011 Brava! Women Business Acheivement Award. SmartCEO highlights Susan among the 25 outstanding business women in the DC-area building a better community.
  • CNBC Squawk on the Street
  • 20-Jun-2011
  • Picking Up Value in Stocks
  • Susan Fulton returned to CNBC Squawk on the Street to offer value plays for investors to consider. Susan suggests investors are best served by a defensive growth strategy in the current sideways market. When evaluating value stocks she looks for strong cash flow and solid dividends.
  • CNBC
  • 26-May-2011
  • Markets Start to Weigh Impact of Even More Fed Easing
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • CityBizList Baltimore
  • 25-May-2011
  • FBB Capital Partners Equity Holdings Total $268.4M-cbl
  • By Brian Wolak, Susan Fulton Featured
  • The New York Times
  • 09-Apr-2011
  • Beaten-Down Munis May Offer Some Bargains
  • By Robert D. Hershey, Jr., Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • FOX 5
  • 21-Mar-2011
  • Financial Spring Cleaning Tips
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Mike returns to Fox 5 D.C.'s Money Monday to offer individuals tips on spring cleaning their finances. He explains if consumers have fallen behind on their New Year's resolutions there is still time to get back on the right track this year.
  • Smart Money
  • 23-Mar-2011
  • The Case for Midcap Dividend Stocks
  • By Sarah Morgan, Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Mitch discusses the benefits of midcap dividend stocks. He suggests a midcap dividend stocks' faster earnings growth often translates into rapid dividend growth.
  • CNBC Squawk on the Street
  • 10-Feb-2011
  • Thrifty Thursday
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses value plays in the current market environment. During the interview she shares her affinity for the technology sector and suggests ways for investors to gain access.
  • The Baltimore Sun
  • 16-Jan-2011
  • Municipal Bonds: Invest with Care
  • By Eileen Ambrose, Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Mitch acknowledges investors' concerns with municipal bonds, but argues the sector cannot be looked at as a whole. He states certain municipals present opportunity, but investors should be cautious.

  • CNBC
  • 31-Dec-2010
  • Market Breakdown
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • myFOXdc.com
  • 28-Dec-2010
  • Year End Money Saving Tips
  • Mike Mussio featured:

    Mike discusses simple money-saving tips to help start the year 2011 off on the right foot.
  • TheStreet.com
  • 21-Dec-2010
  • Best Dividend Stocks to Play Defense in 2011
  • By Robert Holmes, Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Mitch discusses why large-cap stocks have lower risks, why dividend paying stocks will provide more stability, and the opportunities in international markets.
  • CNBC.com
  • 17-Dec-2010
  • Pimco's Buying Preferred Stock; Should Investors Be, too?
  • By Jeff Cox, Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • CNBC.com
  • 02-Dec-2010
  • Stocks Climb, Led by Financials; Dollar Slips
  • By Abby Schultz, Mike Musso featured:

    Mike provides insight about the recent market rally, why investors should add stocks to their holdings, and the main catalyst for the markets through 2011.
  • CNBC.com
  • 17-Nov-2010
  • These Firms to See 'Double-Digit Growth' in 5 Years
  • By JeeYeon Park, Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan's CNBC Squawk on the Street appearance is mentioned in CNBC's their daily Stock Blog.
  • TheStreet.com
  • 19-Oct-2010
  • 5 Preferred Stocks with Outsized Yields
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • 21-Sep-2010
  • Crushed in Recession, S&P 500 Follows Historical Path to Gains
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • Associated Press
  • 13-Sep-2010
  • Stocks climb on banking reform, China growth
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • 25-Aug-2010
  • Muni Charges Eat Up Interest as Yields at 40-year Low
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • CNBC.com
  • 12-Aug-2010
  • Despite summer stock blues, market pros say don't panic
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • Fox Business
  • 20-Jul-2010
  • How the Tax Hike Impacts Your Portfolio
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Market experts partake in a spirited discussion on a range of topics including capital preservation and income.
  • Forbes
  • 15-Jul-2010
  • Rising Tide Can't Lift All Materials Stocks
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Alexandra Zendrian of Forbes included Mitch's insight on the materials sector in her recent article.
  • International Business Times
  • 08-Jul-2010
  • Muni Bonds Likely to Weather Rise in Defaults by Cash-strapped Local Governments
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • 15-Jun-2010
  • VOICES: Susan Fulton, On Unit Investment Trusts
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the dangers of commissions with Dow Jones reporter Max Alexander. Susan's transition into the financial industry, her reasons for starting a fee-based firm, and her concerns over UIT's are also highlighted.
  • CNBC Squawk on the Street
  • 11-Jun-2010
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan provides insight on why investors should be putting money in equities right now and the cause for low interest rates.
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • 08-Jun-2010
  • Bond-Fund Managers See Signs of Bubble
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Sam Mamudi of the Wall Street Journal discusses with Susan that investors are turning toward bonds and away from stocks to avoid further loses. She discusses the ideal portfolio to deliver returns proportionate to risks.
  • The Wall Street Journal Marketwatch
  • 04-Jun-2010
  • Pop goes the bond-fund balloon
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the importance of being invested in stocks to beat long-term inflation risk. She provides insight about finding a sweet spot in your portfolio by equally balancing stocks and bonds.
  • AARP Bulletin Today
  • 04-Jun-2010
  • Jobs Picture Disappointing in May
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Carole Fleck of AARP Bulletin Today talks with Mitch about the increasing unemployment rate for people aged 55 and older. Mitch provides insight on the cause for the drop in today's jobless rate and what job seekers can expect in the future.
  • CNN Money
  • 19-May-2010
  • Stocks: Best moves to make now
  • Susa Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the pros and cons of investing in preferred stocks.
  • Business Week
  • 18-May-2010
  • Stocks: Finding Havens Amid Rising Volatility
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Ben Steverman talks with Mitch about investors turning to defensive stocks.
  • US News and World Report
  • 18-May-2010
  • How to Build a Strong Do-It-Yourself Retirement Portfolio
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the ways retirees should invest their money and how to create a successful retirement portfolio.
  • AOL Daily Finance
  • 07-May-2010
  • Is the Economy Headed for a Double Dip Recession?
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses the effects of the European Union on the U.S. recovery. She advises a double dip recession is possibly due to the little change that has been made in the U.S., yet remains optimistic about American markets.
  • CNBC.com
  • 27-Apr-2010
  • Wall Street Turning a Deaf Ear to Congress's Call for Reform
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan discusses investor reactions to the confusion and uncertainty surrounding financial reform.
  • Fox 5 News
  • 19-Apr-2010
  • Finding Your Financial Fit
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan provides insight on the important traits individuals need to consider while looking for a financial advisor and the advantages to a fee-only structure.
  • 9NEWS.com
  • 30-Mar-2010
  • Women in Finance: Is there still a glass ceiling?
  • Susan Fulton featured.
  • CNBC Power Lunch
  • 29-Mar-2010
  • Afternoon Market Check
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    A midday check on the markets with Susan Fulton, of FBB Capital Partners, and Todd Colvin, of MF Global.
  • CNBC Power Lunch
  • 01-Feb-2010
  • Market Insiders Weigh In
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    CNBC's Sue Herrera and Dennis Kneale spoke with Susan Fulton about why she remains cautious yet optimistic in the current market environment and the impact President Obama's proposed budget could have on the economy.
  • USA Today
  • 25-Jan-2010
  • Stocks sink again as Dow drops more than 4% for the week
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured.
  • FOX Business
  • 08-Jan-2010
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    Susan Fulton provided insight on recent employment numbers, where investors should look for future opportunities and the impact of taxes on investments.

  • Associated Press
  • 24-Dec-2009
  • Stock futures higher following housing data
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Stephen Bernard of the Associated Press discusses how the landmark health care reform legislation that cleared the Senate will impact the sector. Mitch Schlesinger says investors will still be closely watching the heath care sector as many big health insurers are still trading near their highs for the year.
  • Business Week
  • 21-Dec-2009
  • Dividends: A Slow Recovery in 2010 - This year saw records cuts in payouts, but companies may be more generous to shareholders in 2010
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Ben Steverman of BusinessWeek discusses why 2009 proved to be a very difficult year for dividend-focused investors with Mitch Schlesinger.
  • CNBC Power Lunch
  • 21-Dec-2009
  • Afternoon Market Check
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    CNBC's Dennis Kneale sits down with Susan Fulton to discuss how investors should position themselves for a successful 2010.
  • Investors Business Daily
  • 11-Dec-2009
  • AOL's Decline May Curtail Any Bidding War in Search
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Pete Barlas at Investors Business Daily discusses the likelihood of Google renewing their online search-ad pact with AOL, which has been suffering falling revenue, with Mitch Schlesinger. Mitch believes if Google renews their contract the revenue-sharing terms will not be as lucrative for AOL as it may have been years ago now that Google is such a strong player and will likely be less generous in the ad-sharing agreement.
  • Investors Business Daily
  • 07-Dec-2009
  • AOL Spinoff Getting A Tepid Response From Some Investors
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    Pete Barlas at Investors Business Daily discusses AOL as an investment with Mitch Schlesinger. Mitch says AOL is not a safe immediate investment option because its prospects for a fast turnaround are bleak.
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • 16-Nov-2009
  • UPDATE: US Stocks Rally To 13-Month Closing Highs
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    The Wall Street Journal's Geoffrey Rogow talks with Mitch Schlesinger about recent market movement and the position of the U.S. dollar.
  • CNBC Power Lunch
  • 09-Nov-2009
  • The Dollar and the Markets
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    CNBC's Sue Herrera and Bill Griffith speak with Susan Fulton about the dollar's impact on the markets over the next three to five months and why employment will be the catalyst to move U.S. stocks.
  • Yahoo Finance
  • 29-Oct-2009
  • Investors Rush Back Into Stocks as Economy Grows
  • Mitch Schlesinger featured:

    The Associated Press talks with Mitch Schlesinger, managing partner of FBB Capital Partners, about what investors can expect in the fourth quarter. Mitch says the economy is likely to grow in the fourth quarter but not at as fast a pace as the third quarter.
  • Washington DC Business Journal
  • 23-Oct-2009
  • Wall Street firms came to 'an ethical dead end'
  • Susan Fulton gives a Q&A with the Washington DC Business Journal about investing in a difficult economy.
  • CNBC Squawk on the Street
  • 19-Oct-2009
  • Susan Fulton featured:

    CNBC's Mark Haines and Erin Burnett speak with Susan Fulton, president and co-founder of FBB Capital Partners, about current investment opportunities in the market and why technology is an area with growth potential.

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