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  1. Two Heads Are Better Than One In Finances

    Given the importance of a retirement account, having professional help with savings accounts is far more important than a ...
  2. Should I Insure My Wedding Ring?

    It depends, in part, on the ring's value and your current insurance coverage. Here's a guide to making a decision that's ...
  3. 5 Things to Look for in a Private Banker

    When putting all your assets into one private banker basket, it pays to proceed with caution.
  4. How To Insure Your Wedding Ring

    Read on for everything you need to know to make sure this precious possession is covered against theft, damage, loss and ...
  5. 10 Little Known Ways To Reduce Your 401(k) Taxes

    These clever strategies will help you hold onto your money – so you'll have more available for your retirement.
  6. Corporate Inversion: How It Works

    Large corporations are making all kinds of moves to decrease expenses and increase profits in an increasingly competitive ...
  7. Is My Health Insurance Good In Another State?

    Under ACA, is health care insurance something you can take with you state to state?
  8. Study Abroad: Budget For Brazil

    Interested in study, food and adventure in one of the fastest growing economies in the world? Check out what Brazil costs. ...
  9. How Advisors Can Help When a Service Member Dies

    Finances are probably last thing that survivors of our nation’s deceased service members want to deal with. Here's what advisors ...
  10. Samsung and Google: A Beautiful Friendship?

    Google and Samsung have more than a hardware/software relationship. These two technology giants have collaborated time and ...
  11. How The NFL Makes Money

    The National Football League is the most successful sports league in the world. How does the NFL make money, and what is ...
  12. College Tuition vs. Investing: Is It Worth It?

    With the rising cost of college and questionable career prospects awaiting college graduates, some are wondering if a college ...
  13. Do Oil Prices Affect The Auto Industry?

    Based on an understanding of complementary and substitute goods, the American auto industry is exhibiting expected effects ...
  14. 5 Assets Only The Ultra Rich Can Afford

    Yacht? Private jet? Not that unusual. If you’re rolling in the big bucks, you can buy something much more interesting.
  15. How To Talk To Headhunters

    8 tips on forging a fruitful relationship with an executive recruiter.
  16. Does it Make Sense to Have an MLP in an IRA?

    Here's why MLPs should — and shouldn't — be considered for an IRA.
  17. How Retirees Should Approach Interest Rate Hikes

    Here's what retirees can do if interest rates rise.
  18. Netflix's Billion-Dollar Content Licensing Budget

    Understand how Netflix selects the TV shows and movies it streams to its subscribers, and learn how it finances those licensing ...
  19. Has McDonald's Peaked?

    McDonald's has been a reliable investment for many years, but all trends eventually change course.
  20. MLPs: How They Are Taxed

    The advantages of MLPs outweigh the disadvantages, especially if you play your cards right.
  21. Pros and Cons of Master Limited Partnerships

    Want steady income? Consider looking into MLPs.
  22. Why Advisors Should Seek Out Wealthy Workers

    The majority of "high-net-workers" thinks an advisor would add value, but few use them. Financial advisors should see this ...
  23. Are Annuities Right for You?

    Annuities are safe and often appealing, but IRAs and 401(k)s offer advantages that annuities typically can’t match, with ...
  24. IRS Refund Lost? Here's What to Do

    Don't panic. There are a number of reasons your refund might be delayed – and solutions for each.
  25. American Express Cards: Centurion Vs. Platinum

    If you're offered a coveted black card from Amex, should you accept it?
  26. Should You Insure Your Wedding Dress?

    It can be money well spent that ensures your gown is ready for your big day. Plus, insurance covers a groom's and other attendants' ...
  27. 3 Reasons To Get Umbrella Insurance

    A relatively small annual premium can buy you a lot of peace of mind. In today's litigious society, that's money well spent.
  28. Why Zynga Might Be the Most Undervalued Stock of 2015

    Learn why Zynga, despite having fallen off most investors' radar, might be the most undervalued stock for 2015 and a winning ...
  29. Major League Baseball's Business Model & Strategy

    Major League Baseball is big business. Let's take a look at where the money comes from.
  30. What Exactly Do Project Managers Do?

    While supervision is one important part of the job, a lot more goes into project management than just watching everyone ...
  31. Diversification and Startup Investing

    Startup investments, considered a subset of venture capital, are subject to the same principles of diversification and portfolio ...
  32. Profit and Cost Centers in the Wellness Industry

    Fitness, mind and body exercise and healthy eating are driving the wellness industry's growth in revenue, making wellness ...
  33. Get Better Mileage Out Of Your Savings At The Pump

    U.S. drivers are spending 90 cents less on a gallon of gas than a year ago, about more than $10 a tank. If that’s you, what ...
  34. 5 Ways to Mess Up Estate Planning

    There are several ways to make an estate plan defective, most of which can be easily avoided by periodic plan reviews.
  35. How Going Green Can Cut Your Taxes

    Investors looking to improve their bottom line via green investing without risk should take advantage of these tax credits. ...
  36. Top Retirement Planning Tips for Same-Sex Couples

    Financial advisors who work with same-sex couples need to be aware of these key factors to provide effective advice.
  37. Those Who Retire Early Share These Traits

    Here's how people planning on retiring early prepare for what's ahead.
  38. Knowing When To Hold And When To Sell

    When deciding whether to sell or hold on to a stock, use the "partial sell" strategy as a way to minimize risks and ensure ...
  39. The Purpose Of a FMLA Form

    Parsing the different types of paperwork that accompany a leave of absence under the Family Medical Leave Act.
  40. Top Countries For Rich Retirees

    If your dream is to retire abroad and you've amassed a substantial nest egg, consider one of these luxurious options.
  41. 7 Industries Benefiting From Obamacare

    Though the medical industry fears government intrusion, certain sectors in healthcare will benefit from Obamacare in the ...
  42. Five Of The Largest Asset Bubbles In History

    The five bubbles discussed here were among the biggest in history; their lessons should be heeded.
  43. Three Steps Elon Musk Took To Become Successful

    What steps did Elon Musk take to become the person he is today? We explore three steps that are accessible to all of us.
  44. How Interest Rates Work on Savings Accounts

    Here's what you need to know to grow your rainy-day fund.
  45. Who's The Stronger Stock: Amazon or eBay?

    Learn how revenue, profitability, valuation metrics, active user base and seller ratings measure the success of Amazon and ...
  46. 5 Reasons The Cable TV Industry Is Dying

    The demise of cable TV has been written about for many years but cable continues to hang on. This article discussed why cable ...
  47. Do You Need Umbrella Insurance For Household Help?

    Homeowners insurance may not be enough – say, if your nanny sues for damages after an accident. That's where umbrella coverage ...
  48. The Ugly Side of Backing a Crowdfunding Campaign

    Some crowdfunding experiences aren't always clear cut.
  49. How To Short Amazon Stock

    With the stock reaching all-time highs and the company gambling on several new business lines, many investors may feel it's ...
  50. How Smartphones Are Changing Advertising & Marketing

    Smartphones have connected us so much that the speed and relevance of ad and marketing campaigns have become increasingly ...
  51. These Broker-Dealers Offer the Highest Payouts

    For financial advisors shopping for a broker-dealer, it’s wise to examine their payouts and services.
  52. The Best and Worst Countries to Find a Job

    Which countries have the lowest and highest unemployment rates? The answers might surprise you.
  53. How KIA Motors Is Reinventing Itself

    How has Kia turned itself from an ultra-cheap low tier car brand to one of the hottest, fastest-growing brands in just a ...
  54. Do You Need A Private Banker?

    They offer well-heeled clients unparalleled convenience, but could be prone to certain conflicts of interest.
  55. 8 Ways To Seriously Blow It With A Headhunter

    Job hunters, beware. These are the 8 things that blow your chances with headhunters. So pay attention to your behavior when ...
  56. 7 Things Your Real Estate Broker Wants You To Know

    Even if you don't want to hear them. Listen up, though, and selling your home will be all the more successful.
  57. Strategies To Buy The Perfect Vacation Home

    Ask yourself these six questions to make the right decision about a vacation property.
  58. 5 Amazing Technologies Developed By Amazon

    Learn about some of the new and innovative technologies Amazon has in its pipeline, such as its Dash Button, Amazon Prime ...
  59. When Will Google Get Its Mojo Back?

    Google stock could play catch-up in coming years.
  60. Can Retirement Damage Your Health?

    Experts say there's a right way and a wrong way to do everything, even retire.
  61. Should Investors Squeeze Into The Gap?

    The Gap is closing stores and conducting layoffs. Will investor panic lead to opportunity?
  62. The CVS Target Deal: A Healthy Union?

    The CVS Health and Target deal should be a win for both. Here's an analysis with a twist.
  63. Who Invented Apps For Smart Phones?

    Mobile devices have radically changed how we communicate, conduct business, consume entertainment, and manage our lives, ...
  64. Why Is It Easier To Find A Job While Employed?

    It's ironic that having a job helps you find a new one. Here's what you should and shouldn't do in your job search.
  65. Is Your Mortgage Robbing Your Retirement?

    If you picked the mortgage with the lowest possible monthly payment, you may be blowing what could be your retirement money ...
  66. How Interest Rates Work On A Mortgage

    A step-by-step explanation of the interest calculations, mortgage types, and how the loan is eventually "retired" – which ...
  67. The Homebuyer's Guide To Jumbo Mortgages

    What they are – and what it takes to get one.
  68. Do You Owe Taxes On Your 401(k) When You Retire?

    The taxes you owe on your 401(k) at retirement depend on whether your funds are in a regular 401(k) or the Roth type. You ...
  69. The Most Crucial Financial Ratios For Penny Stocks

    Given adequate financial disclosure, investors can use some of the same financial ratios for valuing blue chip stocks to ...
  70. 7 Ways To Make Executive Recruiters Notice You

    Yes, you can go after executive recruiters – but take a sophisticated approach. Here's how.
  71. The Story Behind Tesla's Success

    Tesla’s cars have been a hit not only car buyers, but also catapulted the company into the spotlight as one of the few successful ...
  72. How FlightCar Works

    Founded in 2012, FlightCar could be the answer to your airport parking woes.
  73. Jumbo Vs. Conventional Mortgages: How They Differ

    Size does matter – and it affects everything from down payments to interest deductions.
  74. The Job Hunter's Guide To Headhunters

    Corporations often turn to these outside consultants to fill their executive vacancies. Here's what you need to know about ...
  75. Will Downsizing Your Home Pay Off?

    A little math can help you determine whether downsizing your home is worth it. It involves subtracting the costs of such ...
  76. Cost Breakdown Of A Bathroom Remodeling Project

    When figuring out the size of your budget for your bathroom remodeling project, consider whether you'll hire a pro, and the ...
  77. Credit Cards Offering The Most Airline Miles

    Besides one mile for every dollar spent on purchases, you can rack up thousands more – up to 50,000 – thanks to these cards' ...
  78. The Risks of Investing in Art and Collectibles

    Investing in art and collectibles has the potential to lead to a big payday, but it's often a difficult road.
  79. The Advantages of Investing in Art & Collectibles

    Investing in collectibles can be profitable and fun, and can offer tax benefits for some.
  80. Top Spots to Wine & Dine Clients in San Francisco

    From urban hangouts populated with techies to seafood grills dating back to the Gold Rush, here are San Francisco's best ...
  81. Top Reasons to Invest in Google

    There's three main reasons Google stands to succeed for years to come.
  82. Three Reasons Inflation Isn’t What You Think

    Though U.S. inflation has been firming recently— the core consumer price index rose in April for a 3rd month in a row—prices ...
  83. How To Budget Your Trip To Australia

    Australia is expensive to reach from almost everywhere, so plan carefully so you can do all the exploring you've dreamed ...
  84. Retire in Argentina with $200,000 of Savings

    Argentina is affordable, cosmopolitan and has a good healthcare system. But beware of its high rate of inflation, which will ...
  85. One Step Closer To Normal

    The global interest rate environment is changing. Last week, bond yields in the U.S., U.K., Europe, Japan, Australia and ...
  86. Is A Private Jet Always Better Than First Class?

    Here's a close look at the differences between taking first class on a commercial flight and chartering a private jet.
  87. Economic Bubble: Toil And Trouble!

    You might like the idea of profiting from a bubble, but you’d probably like to avoid suffering from its aftermath. Here is ...
  88. 4 Future Jobs In The Sci-Fi Future

    As long as the human race has problems, we'll continue developing new things and ideas to solve those problems.
  89. Should You Buy Honda Stock Before The HondaJet Launch?

    Can the launch of HondaJet, a private business jet, add value to Honda's stock prices? Investopedia explores the investment ...
  90. Private Jet? There’s An App For That

    Here's how to book a trip on a private jet with a few clicks of your smartphone.
  91. Short On Retirement Savings? Retire Abroad

    Life in the U.S. can cost too much when your savings are low and your only income is Social Security. Time to look at retiring ...
  92. How Are Collectibles Taxed?

    If you plan to sell collectibles, it's imperative that you know the tax implications.
  93. How Risky Are Long-Term Car Loans?

    A look under the hood of long-term car loans.
  94. Why Cash Could Be Your Best Bet

    Holding too much cash in your portfolio is usually a bad thing, but these aren't usual times.
  95. Top Tips for Rebalancing 401(k) Assets

    Rebalancing 401(k) assets can seem daunting but shouldn't be ignored. Here's how to go about it.
  96. Profitable Careers: Biotech Vs. Computer Science

    You may want to rethink that biotechnology career and refocus your innate technical abilities on a career in computer science.
  97. Business Model Analysis: Costco Vs. Sam's Club

    Costco and Sam’s Club have very similar business models, but which one is faring better?
  98. How To Fill Out FMLA Forms

    Family Medical Leave Act paperwork may be onerous, but it can be key to getting that time off.
  99. How Are Stock Options Taxed & Reported?

    That depends on the type of stock option you have. A rundown of the tax treatment for statutory and nonstatutory, or non-qualified, ...
  100. Avoid The Most Common Medicare Fraud & Scams

    Since most Medicare scams require your cooperation, even if unwitting, here's how to stay alert and avoid them.
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