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  1. Are Labor Unions Effective?

    This article examines some of the pros and cons associated with organized labor.
  2. 5 Nobel Prize-Winning Economic Theories You Should Know About

    Here are 5 prize-winning economic theories that you’ll want to be familiar with.
  3. Why Facebook Interns Make More Than The Average Intern

    With Facebook interns earning more than the average American, how do technology companies justify paying these recruits so highly?
  4. How Much Money Could Instagram Make Off Your Photos?

    Instagram's new user agreement not only led to a public outcry from its users, but also caused many to close their accounts.
  5. How To Pay Off Christmas Debt

    Here are some common sense tips for getting over the financial holiday hangover.
  6. Writing Down Goodwill

    Goodwill represents an acquisition amount over and above what the purchased firm’s net assets are deemed to be valued at on the balance sheet.
  7. How Corporate Culture Affects Your Bottom Line

    Here's a look at how companies can be successful financially by promoting a positive work atmosphere for employees.
  8. Introduction To Asset-Backed And Mortgage-Backed Securities

    In this article, we will go through the structure, along with some examples of ABS and valuation.
  9. Is A One Million Dollar Nonprofit CEO Salary As Bad As It Sounds?

    Although seven-figure salaries for CEOs of nonprofit organizations may make most cringe, might there ever be a time when it can be justified?
  10. 4 Unlikely Billionaires

    In an age when billion has become the new million, which unexpected folks have joined the ranks of the billionaire club?
  11. Networking To Land A Job

    Networking should be a career-long endeavor that is just as important as performing your job in an excellent manner.
  12. Can You Be Sued If You Give A Bad Review On Yelp?

    Negative and positive online reviews can impact the overall success of a business, but do negative reviews equate to defamation?
  13. Tips For Changing Your Career Path In 2013

    Don't let the arrival of the new year cause you to rush into a change of career. Carefully examine your reasons for wanting a change.
  14. Sandy Hook's Consequences For The Gun Industry

    The mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School resulted in share prices dropping for U.S. gun manufacturers. Will there be further consequences?
  15. Investors: Rely On Your Gut

    Find out how your personality and natural instincts can direct your investment choices.
  16. Finding Your Investing Comfort Zone

    Choosing the right investments for you is the best way to feel comfortable with your portfolio.
  17. The Fundamental Mechanics Of Investing

    Here's a story that demonstrates why stocks and bonds were created and how they are valued.
  18. Choosing An Advisor: Wall Street Vs. Main Street

    A high-profile brand name alone won't meet your personal investing needs. This article will show you what else to look for.
  19. Don't Judge A Charity Based On Administrative Costs

    It is unwise to base charitable giving on administrative costs.
  20. Save Money With A Motorcycle

    Here's a cost comparison of exactly how much you can save if you use a motorcycle as your main mode of transportation over a car.
  21. The Real Cost Of Volunteer Tourism

    Millions of Americans are embracing a new way to travel by doing their part to help communities in developing nations.
  22. Most Affordable Fast Food Chains

    All fast food companies claim to offer the best prices as they compete for your hard-earned dollars, but which truly has the best value?
  23. 4 Top Reasons Why Companies Hire New CEOs

    Here are the top reasons why companies look for new CEOs.
  24. High-Growth Jobs That Do Not Require A 4-Year Degree

    Not interested in attending four years of post secondary? These jobs pay great and don't require a degree.
  25. How To Dine Out Without Breaking The Bank

    With more than 90% of consumers dining out on a regular basis, these methods can help to stretch your dollar further.
  26. The Hole Widens For UBS

    UBS is facing more legal challenges in its ambitions to increase its global business.
  27. Planning Your Retirement Using The Monte Carlo Simulation

    You can use the Monte Carlo Simulation to improve your retirement planning.
  28. Top Employment Skills For 2013

    With the U.S. employment market seeing slight growth, it is worth considering which skills are the most important for job seekers in 2013.
  29. The Highest Paying Jobs In 2013

    With the U.S. economy experiencing mixed fortunes, this article looks at the highest-paying jobs for 2013 and how job-seekers can capitalize.
  30. The Dawn Of The Age Of Female CEOs

    A new report highlights the fact that of all the Fortune 500 companies, there are now 20 female CEOs heading up these companies.
  31. The Truth Behind The $1 Trillion Coin

    Is a $1 trillion coin really a feasible way to pay off the nation's debt?
  32. Don't Judge Your Partner Based On Credit Score

    Credit scores indicate past behavior but don't necessarily reflect present or future behavior, so don't judge you partner solely on credit.
  33. Most Affordable Cups of Coffee

    With coffee playing an important role in social norms, this article looks at the most and least affordable cups of coffee available.
  34. 3 Famous People With MBAs

    These public figures have MBAs; some were earned before reaching fame while others were earned after.
  35. Improving Economy: Job Availability At 4-Year High

    Which industries are providing the most jobs at the beginning of 2013?
  36. How To Play Dividends During The Fiscal Cliff

    Shifting to qualified investment vehicles and other viable investment strategies could help invstors defer, avoid or minimize the tax hike.
  37. Are The NYSE Trading Floor's Days Numbered?

    The Intercontinental Exchange plans to buy the NYSE Euronextfor $8.2 billion. This article examines the implications of the potential sale.
  38. 4 Of The Most Shocking Stock Increases and Falls

    When a black swan event occurs, a market correction of massive proportions ensues.
  39. What New Student Loan Repayment Options Mean

    American college graduates are facing an increasing amount of student loan debt. There are new rules for repaying that debt. Here's what you need to know.
  40. A Look Into Proposition 30

    This article examines the newly-passed Prop 30 and what it means for residents of California.
  41. Helping Parents Advise Underage Investors

    This article looks at options for teenagers to prepare for their financial futures.
  42. The Real Risks Of Entrepreneurship

    Here are some ways you can try to reduce the risks associated with being an entrepreneur.
  43. Top-Paying Contract Positions

    A number of contract positions pay more than their salaried counterparts.
  44. Languages That Give You The Best Chance To Broaden Your Career

    Being bilingual or trilingual can be a great career booster. Here are the languages that will help you get ahead in the business world.
  45. Mitigating Downside With The Sortino Ratio

    Differentiate between good and bad volatility with the Sortino Ratio.
  46. Goal-Based Investing: Not What You Think It Is

    Goal-based investing seems like an obvious tactic. But many investors have only a vague idea what their goals are, much less how to achieve them.
  47. Dividend Facts You May Not Know

    Discover the issues that complicate these payouts for investors.
  48. Removing The Barriers To Successful Investing

    Learn how to stop using emotion and bad habits to make your stock picks.
  49. Do Your Investments Have Short-Term Health?

    If a company is strong enough to survive tough times, it is more likely to provide long-term value.
  50. Can Regular Investors Beat The Market?

    With the big name competition out there, hard-working people who invest have a tough time beating the market.
  51. Has High Frequency Trading Ruined The Stock Market For The Rest Of Us?

    HFT is a controversial trading strategy. This article looks at how HFT affects the retail investor.
  52. Should Germany Leave The Eurozone?

    Germany may be better off leaving the eurozone behind, instead of continously propping up struggling economies with little return.
  53. Will Corporate Debt Drag Your Stock Down?

    Borrowed funds can mean a leg up for companies or the boot for investors. Find out how to tell the difference.
  54. Can Games Make You A Better Investor?

    As investing is a great example of an activity that draws on a wide range of mental and emotional skills, it is worth exploring how to improve this skill set.
  55. Top 5 Degrees For 2013

    If you've made a New Year's resolution to go back to school and get your degree, here are the degrees that will offer you the best chance of getting a good job.
  56. Save Early For Retirement If You're A High Earner

    If you earn a high income, there are many ways you can save extra money for an early retirement.
  57. A Refreshing Reminder Of What Matters In Investing

    Here is a valuable reminder of what investors ought to hold as important when approaching long-term investments.
  58. A Pre-Retirement Checkup

    Are you on track to post-work bliss? We'll tell you how to find out.
  59. 7 Misconceptions About The Federal Reserve

    There are many fallacies about the Fed. The following misconceptions are among the most popular.
  60. Analyst Recommendations: Do Sell Ratings Exist?

    Analyst reports can be an investor's best friend - but without knowing how to read them, you won't be able to fully utilize them.
  61. Tales From Wall Street's Crypt

    Wall Street continues to attract fresh hordes of ghoulish people committing the same old crimes.
  62. Finding Your Margin Investment Sweet Spot

    Borrowing to increase profits isn't for the faint of heart, but margin trading can mean big returns.
  63. 5 Viable Career Options In 2013

    If you are looking for a new career next year, take a look at these options. It is anticipated that there will be a high demand for these positions in 2013.
  64. Investment Choices For Wealthy People

    Here is an overview of some investment vehicles that are available to wealthy investors.
  65. Fiscal Cliff Implications For Year-End Tax Planning

    If the U.S. goes over the fiscal cliff, how will it affect the taxes and tax planning of average citizens?
  66. Using Options To Pay Off Debt

    We tell you about four option strategies that could provide a way to pay off your debt.
  67. The Fiscal Cliff And Your 401(k)

    With the looming fiscal cliff, here's a look at how it could affect your retirement planning.
  68. How Much Your New Year's Partying Could Cost You

    Here's a look at how much a typical New Year's party could cost in the U.S., and the cost of spending New Year's in certain cities.
  69. Commodities Of The Future

    Our rising global population is putting all sorts of pressures on the planet's natural resources.
  70. 4 Crimes By Real-Life Grinches

    These crimes happen all over the country during the holiday season.
  71. 5 Most Financially-Lucrative Toy Fads

    These toys were huge hits during the holiday season.
  72. Scrooge-Like Actions Of CEOs

    Sometimes CEOs of big corporations aren't as generous and giving as most people would expect them to be.
  73. Is Free Shipping Worth It?

    Should you buy more just so you can save on shipping?
  74. Reinvesting Capital Gains In Leveraged Portfolios

    Don't get forced into action. Learn how to plan properly to avoid making rash decisions.
  75. Is Your Portfolio Beating Its Benchmark?

    Compare portfolio manager performance using the information ratio.
  76. Asset Allocation: The First Step Toward Profit

    Understanding the different asset classes is an essential part of portfolio diversification.
  77. Simplify Your Portfolio

    Faced with an overabundance of choices, many investors forget to stick to the basics.
  78. What People Spend On Christmas Around The World

    Here's a look at some famous Christmas traditions from around the world, how much they cost and how the cost compares to a Christmas in the U.S.
  79. How To Financially Prepare For A Doomsday Scenario

    The Mayan calendar ending didn't result in the end of the world, but that doesn't mean we couldn't see a catastrophic scenario, or even a local emergency, in our lifetime. If we do, how can we financially prepare? Will it matter?
  80. Pros And Cons Of NAFTA

    These gains and losses have been attributed to the North American Free Trade Agreement.
  81. Gift-Giving Etiquette

    Here's a look at how much you should spend and what you should give this holiday season.
  82. Fox Business Network's Shibani Joshi: Santa's Tech Shopping List For Every Member Of The Family

    Here are some last-minute tech gifts for everyone in your family.
  83. 4 Best Holiday Jobs

    These part-time jobs are a great way to earn a little extra money around Christmastime.
  84. Why Santa Is The Shrewdest Businessman

    Here's a look at the business practices of Santa Claus and how he effectively runs his North Pole operations.
  85. Navistar Is Terrible Today, But That May Not Be Relevant (NAV, CMI, PCAR, OSK)

    Navistar's current results are terrible, but the future is about the restructuring plan.
  86. Oracle Shows More Strength Than Expected (ORCL, CRM, MSFT, CSCO)

    Oracle keeps delivering.
  87. How To Get A Job On Wall Street If You Went To Community College

    Community college doesn't offer an easy road to Wall Street, but it's not impossible.
  88. Ways To Destroy Your Net Worth

    Many people fall victim to these mistakes, and they can drastically affect a person's net worth in a negative way.
  89. How Inflation Affects Your Net Worth

    When calculating your net worth, don't forget to take inflation into account.
  90. Net Worth Throughout Your Life

    Here are some estimates of what your net worth should be at certain stages of your life, depending on how much you earn for income.
  91. Icahn Has Another Go At Greenbrier (ARII, GBX, TRN, IEP, UNP)

    Icahn's bid for Greenbrier looks opportunistic.
  92. Benckiser Buys More Of The Coffee Business (CBOU, SBUX, RBGPY, KRFT)

    Reimann family holding company is paying $340 million for Caribou Coffee, and paid $1 billion for Peet's in July. Is it looking to take on Starbucks?
  93. General Mills Still A Good News, Bad News Story (GIS, K, CPB, KRFT)

    General Mills is muddling along, but isn't a tremendous value today.
  94. Rebalancing Your Portfolio For The Fiscal Cliff

    Here's a look into what you should focus on given that conditions are ripe for a possible "fiscal cliff."
  95. 5 Biggest Tech Losers For 2013 (MSFT, INTC, RIMM, HPQ)

    Here's look at what could be the big disappointments in tech in 2013.
  96. Tips For Avoiding A Holiday Spending Hangover

    You don't have to go into debt to have a happy and memorable holiday season. Use these tips for a bountiful Yuletide on a Scrooge-like budget.
  97. 5 Biggest Tech Gainers For 2013 (FB, GOOG, NFLX, RIMM)

    Here's a look at the five Biggest Tech Gainers for 2013.
  98. How To Advise A Couple Starting A Family

    Besides college, there are other costs to consider when having kids, that you should advise your clients about.
  99. Will Your Net Worth Be Affected By A Recession?

    Here's a look at how a potential recession could impact your net worth in a negative way.
  100. What To Do If You Failed Your CFA Exam

    Follow these steps to increase your odds of passing your next CFA exam.
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