Wayne Pinsent

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  1. Taxes

    What You Need To Know About Capital Gains And Taxes

    Find out how your profits are taxed and what to consider when making investment decisions.
  2. Career / Compensation

    How To Land A Finance Job With A Bachelor's Degree

    Following these five tips will keep your resume out of the recycling bin.
  3. Trading Instruments

    Credit Default Swaps: An Introduction

    This derivative can help manage portfolio risk, but it isn't a simple vehicle.
  4. Financial Analysis

    Decoding DuPont Analysis

    Get a deeper understanding of ROE with these three-step and five-step calculations.
  5. Financial Analysis

    Take On Risk With A Margin of Safety

    More common risk theories can lead to missed opportunities. Find out how margin of safety can propel your portfolio.
  6. Financial Analysis

    Don't Let Stock Prices Fool You

    Find out why a stock with a six-figure share price can still be a good value.
  7. ETFs

    Why Leveraged ETFs Don't Always Boost Returns

    These ETFs don't always provide the returns you expect. Find out why this happens, and what you can do about it.
  8. Trading Instruments

    5 Common Mistakes Young Investors Make

    Starting to invest can be a scary process. Luckily, steering clear of common errors is half the battle.
  9. Mutual Funds

    5 Reasons To Avoid Index Funds

    Index funds are an easy way to gain access to the financial markets, but here are five reasons why they may not be right for you.
  10. Financial Analysis

    Company Clone Cost Reveals True Value

    Find out how calculating a reproduction cost for a company can beat out the dividend discount model.
  11. Investing Strategy

    Don't Go Broke Buying Bankrupt Stocks

    Don't be tricked by bankrupt companies' low stock prices; they're low for a reason.
  12. Financial Analysis

    Investing Basics: Flight To Quality

    At times of market stress, investors flee from risky assets to investments the safest ones available.
  13. FA Relevant

    5 Reasons To Avoid Index Funds

    Indexes are a hands-off way for investors to access the markets, but in some cases, nothing beats active investing.
  14. Financial Analysis

    Distressed Debt An Avenue To Profit In Corporate Bankruptcy

    Use debt securities to attack bankrupt companies and scavenge them for profits.
  15. Career / Compensation

    Tips To Beat Tough Interviews

    Learn how to answer some of the hardest interviewer questions and scenarios.
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