• Showing 1-50 of 325 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 7
  • >>
  1. TIPS Are Unloved And Under-Owned
    Stock Analysis

    TIPS Are Unloved And Under-Owned

    Do you use protection? Because based on the recent, wild action in the markets, it seems as though many people have been practicing unsafe investing.
  2. What is Your Biggest Fear About Mobile Banking?
    Personal Finance

    What is Your Biggest Fear About Mobile Banking?

    It hasn't been a great year for cybersecurity, from Target's Black Friday hacking to this month's security breach at JPMorgan Chase.
  3. Another Sound Lesson In Risk Management
    Investing News

    Another Sound Lesson In Risk Management

    I received an email from a friend that is a successful entrepreneur. He copied me on a note regarding a company to check out as an investment opportunity.
  4. Saving Money Or Paying Off Debt?
    Credit & Loans

    Saving Money Or Paying Off Debt?

    When choosing between blasting through debt and establishing precautionary funds in case of an emergency, the right course of action is rarely self-evident
  5. 13 Confusing & Scary Things Frugalists Do
    Savings

    13 Confusing & Scary Things Frugalists Do

    When I worked at a newspaper, I needed to confer with the photo department. A holiday potluck had taken place, and the shooters invited me to help myself.
  6. How can I tell when a real estate agent might be lying to ...
    Home & Auto

    How can I tell when a real estate agent might be lying to ...

    Find out what real estate agents are likely to lie about, the reasons for the lies and how to protect yourself from unscrupulous real estate agents.
  7. What is the difference between cost and price?
    Fundamental Analysis

    What is the difference between cost and price?

    Consider how cost affects a product's price. Corporate expenses and the current cost of living both impact the final sticker price.
  8. What are the differences between operating expenses and ...
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between operating expenses and ...

    Discover the differences between operating expenses and cost of goods sold, how each are calculated and why they are considered separate line items.
  9. What are the differences between gross profit and gross ...
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between gross profit and gross ...

    Learn how gross profit and gross margin are calculated and how each is used in fundamental analysis. Generally, these numbers are similar within an industry.
  10. What is the difference between a 408 (k) plan and a 401 ...
    Retirement

    What is the difference between a 408 (k) plan and a 401 ...

    Learn key differences between 401(k) and 408(k) plans. Employers provide different options to help employees save for retirement, depending on company size.
  11. What do real estate attorneys do?
    Professionals

    What do real estate attorneys do?

    Understand the role of a real estate attorney to help you decide if you would benefit from the expertise of this type of professional.
  12. What are the requirements for an FHA loan?
    Home & Auto

    What are the requirements for an FHA loan?

    Qualify for homeownership with an FHA-backed mortgage. Borrowers with imperfect credit benefit from this government-sponsored program.
  13. What are the differences between percentage of completion ...
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between percentage of completion ...

    Learn the advantages and disadvantages businesses face when using either the percentage-of-completion or completed contract methods of accounting.
  14. What are the differences between gross profit and net income?
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between gross profit and net income?

    Find out how companies determine gross profits and net income, and how these figures provide quick snapshots of their financial health.
  15. Is a 408 (k) the same as a Simplified Employee Pension (SEP)?
    Retirement

    Is a 408 (k) the same as a Simplified Employee Pension (SEP)?

    Find out the differences and the similarities between a 408(k) retirement plan and a simplified employee pension (SEP), and learn how to set up these plans.
  16. How are real estate taxes calculated?
    Taxes

    How are real estate taxes calculated?

    Find out how real estate taxes are calculated; failure to pay these taxes that can be a substantial annual expense can lead to loss of the property.
  17. What's the difference between renter's insurance and homeowner's ...
    Insurance

    What's the difference between renter's insurance and homeowner's ...

    Renters insurance and homeowners insurance offer similar benefits for occupants and homeowners, but in different ways and for different reasons.
  18. What are the differences between the installment method ...
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between the installment method ...

    Learn how businesses recognize revenues and report them under the installment method and percentage-of-completion method, both generally used by contractors.
  19. What are the differences  between gross profit and EBITDA?
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between gross profit and EBITDA?

    Learn how to distinguish between gross profit and EBITDA figures and where to find the information necessary to calculate each type for a company.
  20. What are the 403(b) contribution limits?
    Retirement

    What are the 403(b) contribution limits?

    Determine whether 403(b) contributions meet federal guidelines. Contribution limits to this retirement plan are determined by age and years of service.
  21. How do real estate agents market themselves?
    Professionals

    How do real estate agents market themselves?

    Find an agent by checking popular real estate circulars featuring desirable neighborhoods and call the agent to ask questions about his or her experience.
  22. What does FNMA stand for?
    Credit & Loans

    What does FNMA stand for?

    Learn what FNMA is, how it helps low-, moderate- and middle-income families afford a place to live using mortgage liquidity, and how you can invest in it.
  23. How do small firms record installment sales?
    Investing

    How do small firms record installment sales?

    Read up on what an installment sale is, how to account for it and the benefits a small business may receive by using the installment method.
  24. Does gross profit include tax?
    Fundamental Analysis

    Does gross profit include tax?

    Find out what gross profits are, how they are calculated, how they are interpreted by investors and whether taxes are taken into consideration.
  25. Can I roll over a 403b plan?
    Retirement

    Can I roll over a 403b plan?

    Learn whether distributions from a 403(b) plan can be rolled over, where they can be rolled over to and what the income tax consequences might be.
  26. How do real estate agents get listings?
    Home & Auto

    How do real estate agents get listings?

    Learn about how real estate agents get listings in top real estate markets, as well as in smaller areas, through utilizing their networks and marketing.
  27. What is the difference between a prepaid credit card and ...
    Credit & Loans

    What is the difference between a prepaid credit card and ...

    Although prepaid and gift cards are used in the same manner, a prepaid credit card can be used repeatedly, while a gift card is generally only used once.
  28. How and where is revenue recognized from barter transactions?
    Personal Finance

    How and where is revenue recognized from barter transactions?

    Find out how the IRS requires companies that engage in barter transactions to recognize the revenue from such transactions and record journal entries.
  29. Investing

    Does gross profit include depreciation or amortization?

    Understand the distinction between depreciation and amortization, and learn under which circumstances either type of expense affects gross profit.
  30. Retirement

    What are the advantages and disadvantages of getting a 4 ...

    Learn how a 403(b) plan and a Roth IRA affect your future. Both investment vehicles have advantages and disadvantages for retirement planning.
  31. Professionals

    How much money do real estate agents make?

    Learn about the salaries of top earners in the real estate industry and how factors, such as location, can raise or lower an agent's annual income.
  32. Retirement

    What is a 401(k) rollover?

    Find out what a 401(k) rollover is, when you might want to roll over a 401(k) and whether a direct or indirect rollover is right for you.
  33. What are the differences for barter transactions recognition ...
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences for barter transactions recognition ...

    Understand the key differences between how the IFRS and the U.S. GAAP accounting systems recognize and record barter transactions with no cash instrument.
  34. Fundamental Analysis

    Does gross profit include labor and overhead costs?

    Find out how companies treat different kinds of labor costs when calculating gross profit and whether overhead costs impact gross profit figures.
  35. Retirement

    Are qualified pension plans taxable?

    The taxable portion of your pension or annuity payments is usually subject to federal income tax withholding, according to the IRS.
  36. Home & Auto

    How do real estate agents get paid?

    Know that real estate agents are not always treated fairly by brokers and must take a broker to court if they are not paid in a timely manner.
  37. Retirement

    How do you withdraw money from your 401(k)?

    Deciding to take a withdraw from your 401k is not a decision that should be made lightly. However, for those who needs funds, it is one option.
  38. What are the main methods for calculating business costs?
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the main methods for calculating business costs?

    See why different economic actors use different methods for calculating costs, and learn how different methods can impact the taxes that actors pay.
  39. Investing

    Does gross profit account for sales returns?

    Discover how accountants record the return of a saleable item and how that might impact the gross profit for a firm, either positively or negatively.
  40. Retirement

    Is it possible to obtain a loan from a qualified retirement ...

    Read how loans are available for qualified retirement plans; most loans allow for $50,000 or 50% of the current vested value, whichever is less.
  41. Economics

    Who runs the Bureau of Labor Statistics?

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics tracks the nation's working conditions and provides critical data to the public, government and businesses.
  42. Retirement

    What are the contribution limits of a 401(k) vs. a Roth ...

    Learn to choose correctly between a 401(k) and a Roth 401(k) retirement plan to maximize the amount of money available to you during retirement.
  43. What are the differences between amortization and impairment?
    Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between amortization and impairment?

    Learn the differences between amortization and impairment as they relate to intangible assets held on a company's balance sheet and how the two are related.
  44. Fundamental Analysis

    What are the differences between operating profit and operating ...

    Learn how operating income, also known as operating profit, is determined. Also, see how investors use this number on the income statement.
  45. Home & Auto

    Why do real estate agents fail?

    Becoming a successful real estate agent requires a mindset that is built for success and strong, consistent action that buttresses that mindset every day
  46. Do real estate agents need a degree?
    Professionals

    Do real estate agents need a degree?

    Earning a degree is required by many real estate brokerages, as well as by some state's real estate boards. Getting a degree makes agents more competitive.
  47. Personal Finance

    Where is the Bureau of Labor Statistics located?

    Visit offices and libraries staffed by economists with the Bureau of Labor Statistics to obtain help reading data during business hours.
  48. Retirement

    What are the 2014 401(k) contribution limits?

    Learn how limitations for 401(k) plans can change; find out what the contribution limits, annual limits and compensation limits are for 2014.
  49. How is impairment loss calculated?
    Fundamental Analysis

    How is impairment loss calculated?

    Learn how companies re-evaluate their assets and compare them against book values to recognize impairment and why this strategy is important.
  50. Investing

    What are the differences between operating expenses and ...

    Learn what businesses mean when they list operating expenses or SG&A as line items on an income statement; understand how to differentiate between the two.
  • Showing 1-50 of 325 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
  • 7
  • >>