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  1. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    Annual Percentage Rate - APR

    The annual rate that is charged for borrowing (or made by investing), expressed as a single percentage number that represents ...
  2. People

    Elaine Chao

    Secretary of Transportation
  3. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    What’s the Difference Between a Mortgage Lender and a Mortgage Servicer?

    Buying a home is an exciting and confusing process. Once the loan is secured, it's important to know who gets the payment: ...
  4. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    What Are the Different Types of Reverse Mortgages?

    Discover the three different types of reverse mortgages available to homeowners aged 62 and older.
  5. Real Estate

    What is an FHA Streamline Loan?

    Refinance your high-interest-rate mortgage with an FHA streamline. The process is quick and easy and can work for most existing ...
  6. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    Home-Equity Loan

    A consumer loan secured by a second mortgage, allowing home owners to borrow against their equity in the home.
  7. Insurance

    Liability Insurance

    Any type of insurance policy that protects an individual or business from the risk that they may be sued and held legally ...
  8. Insurance

    Homeowner's Insurance Guide: A Beginner's Overview

    Everything new homeowners need to know about insurance to protect their residence.
  9. Financial Analysis

    Liability

    Liabilities are defined as a company's legal debts or obligations that arise during the course of business operations.
  10. Financial Analysis

    Acquisition

    A corporate action in which a company buys most, if not all, of the target company's ownership stakes in order to assume ...
  11. Markets & Economy

    What is the difference between Communism and Socialism?

    Learn how some countries are incorporating socialist methods into capitalism.
  12. Mutual Funds

    What's the difference between a long and short position in the market?

    Understand long and short positions for stocks and option contracts; combine long and short positions for added leverage ...
  13. Forex & Currencies

    Main Factors that Influence Exchange Rates

    The exchange rate is one of the most important determinants of a country's relative level of economic health and can impact ...
  14. Virtual Reality

    What to Know about Alternative Finance Platforms

    From crowdfunding to P2P lending, this rundown tells you what you should know about some of the more popular types of online ...
  15. Buzz & Trending

    Twitter Reacts to Brexit: The Best and the Rest

    Politicians, pundits, investors, celebrities and ordinary citizens took to Twitter with their reactions and commentary on ...
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