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  1. Forex Strategies

    How Has The Iraqi Dinar Been Trading Amidst Political Turmoil?

    Watch the market rate of the Iraqi dinar, as it will be a better gauge of market sentiment for the currency than the auction price or official rate, which is set by the CBI.
  2. Forex Education

    Why do Bitcoins have value?

    Performing with transactional anonymity, Bitcoin has value as a private digital currency, investment tool and social networking tool.
  3. Retirement

    What are my main rights as a 401(k) plan participant?

    Learn how under ERISA, 401(k) plan participants are guaranteed several important rights, including protections of their plan benefits and legal recourse.
  4. Fundamental Analysis

    What economic indicators do oil and gas investors need to ...

    Leading indicators for oil and gas investments are centered around the levels of production, consumer demand and inventory levels of petroleum products.
  5. Home & Auto

    What's the difference between short sales and foreclosures?

    Understand the difference between a short sale and a foreclosure; both result in the loss of a home, either through a sale by the owner or the mortgage holder.
  6. Retirement

    If I contribute to a 401(k) plan, can I still contribute ...

    Participating in your employer's 401K plan can reduce or prohibit IRA contributions for your family depending on your spouse's participation and your income.
  7. Economics

    What are the key factors that cause the market to go up ...

    Discover how factors like wars, inflation, government policy, technological change, corporate performance and interest rates cause a market to go up and down.
  8. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    What are the best ways to lower my investing fees?

    Lower your investing fees by buying index funds or ETFs, choosing the right mutual fund share class, evaluating breakpoints and using a fee-based advisor.
  9. Fundamental Analysis

    What economic indicators do agriculture investors need to ...

    Agriculture investors should keep an eye on land prices, interest rates, inflation, harvest performance and speculative investment demand.
  10. Economics

    What's the difference between monetary policy and fiscal ...

    Learn how monetary policy refers to bank actions to control interest rates and money supply, while fiscal policy refers to taxes and government spending.
  11. Home & Auto

    What are the requirements to apply for a reverse mortgage ...

    For homeowners of a certain age who wish to stay in their homes but are finding it costly, a reverse mortgage could be the solution to a housing dilemma.
  12. Home & Auto

    What’s the difference between a mortgage lender and a mortgage ...

    Buying a home is an exciting and confusing process. Once the loan is secured, it's important to know who gets the payment: the mortgage lender or the servicer.
  13. Retirement

    What information does my employer have to give me regarding ...

    Obtain 401(k) plan information like a summary plan description, summary annual report and annual statement of account information from the plan administrator.
  14. Retirement

    What's the difference between a 401(k) and a Roth IRA?

    Discover that a 401(k) and a Roth IRA differ primarily on tax treatment, investment options, employer involvement, and limitations on contributions and income.
  15. Retirement

    What happens to my 401(k) plan if I switch jobs?

    Roll over your old 401(k) plan to your new 401(k) plan or an IRA, cash it out, or leave it alone. Which option is right for you?
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