1. Steps To Retiring With A Reverse Mortgage

    Steps To Retiring With A Reverse Mortgage

    Follow this simple six-step guide to investigating a reverse mortgage. And be sure to compare it to other ways home equity ...
  2. Six Things Bad Financial Advisors Do

    Six Things Bad Financial Advisors Do

    So you've gone to the trouble and expense of hiring a financial adviser. Here's how to decide whether they're doing you right ...
  3. How To Invest In The Nikkei 225

    How To Invest In The Nikkei 225

    The Nikkei index is synonymous with Japan's economy, the third-largest in the world. Here's the easiest way to take a stake.
  4. A Guide To Japan’s Nikkei 225 Index

    A Guide To Japan’s Nikkei 225 Index

    If you want to keep your finger on the pulse of the Japanese economy and stock market pay attention to the bellwether Nikkei ...
  5. Best Business Credit Cards

    Best Business Credit Cards

    Even the best business cards aren't all alike. Choose the card – or cards – with features that yield the most for how your ...
  6. 10 Money-Making Jobs For Retirees

    10 Money-Making Jobs For Retirees

    Reaching retirement age doesn't mean you actually have to stop working. A retirement job can provide activity, mental stimulation ...
  7. Pick the Right Brokerage Account for Options Trading

    Pick the Right Brokerage Account for Options Trading

    Follow these steps to pick the right options brokerage account depending on your trading needs and style of trading.
  8. What the 10-Year Treasury’s Dip Means for Bonds

    What the 10-Year Treasury’s Dip Means for Bonds

    It was hard to miss the headlines earlier this week about the 10-year Treasury yield dipping below 2% Wednesday, hitting ...
  9. How to Use the Gearing Ratio

    How to Use the Gearing Ratio

    The gearing ratio is a figure that compares a company’s owners’ equity to the amount of money the company has borrowed.
  10. What's a P&L Statement?

    What's a P&L Statement?

    A profit and loss statement, also called the income statement, is a financial statement that companies use to report their ...
  11. The Six Things Investors Should Do Now

    The Six Things Investors Should Do Now

    FOX Business Network’s Elizabeth MacDonald weighs on The Six Things Investors Should Do Now. Stocks are swinging up and down, ...
  12. What's an Acquisition?

    What's an Acquisition?

    In corporate terms, an acquisition is the purchase of a company or the division of a company. Some acquisitions are paid ...
  13. An Investing Secret For When The Market Drops

    An Investing Secret For When The Market Drops

    I wrote a piece called “Why Cash is Not a Strategy.” I was sitting on more cash than I knew was good for me: I’ve started ...
  14. 10 Questions You Forget to Ask When Buying a House

    10 Questions You Forget to Ask When Buying a House

    If you are thinking about buying a home, you are not alone. According to the New York Times, more Americans are getting home-buying ...
  15. When Your Job Offers An Awful Retirement Plan

    When Your Job Offers An Awful Retirement Plan

    So you've decided to start saving for retirement. Good news: it's never too late. Bad news: Your employer offers a paltry ...
  16. 3 Credit Card Benefits You’re Paying For But Not Using

    3 Credit Card Benefits You’re Paying For But Not Using

    Unnecessary expenses are easy to eliminate once you look at your spending, but not all expenses are obvious, especially when ...
  17. Alternatives To Business Bankruptcy

    Alternatives To Business Bankruptcy

    Bankruptcy isn't the only alternative for a struggling business. It can try negotiating with creditors or liquidating assets ...
  18. Will ETFs Eventually Replace Mutual Funds?

    Will ETFs Eventually Replace Mutual Funds?

    Will mutual funds be replaced by ETFs? Possibly, but it's not too likely and probably not anytime soon.
  19. A Guide To The Six Sigma Black Belt

    A Guide To The Six Sigma Black Belt

    Interested in the Six Sigma Black Belt but unsure whether you need one? Here's a guide to it and how it differs from other ...
  20. Fee-Only Financial Advisers: What You Need To Know

    Fee-Only Financial Advisers: What You Need To Know

    Are you considering hiring a fee-only financial advisor or one who is compensated via commissions? Read this first.
  21. An Investor's Guide To Bank Stress-Testing

    An Investor's Guide To Bank Stress-Testing

    Just how are bank stress tests performed and what is the logic behind them? And is a stress test useful for evaluating a ...
  22. 5 Biggest Money Mistakes & How To Fix Them Fast

    5 Biggest Money Mistakes & How To Fix Them Fast

    Financial mistakes - like most mistakes in life - can generally be avoided with forethought, planning and self-discipline. ...
  23. Top 5 Strategies To Pay For Elder Care

    Top 5 Strategies To Pay For Elder Care

    The cost of a nursing home, assisted living facility or home care can be ruinous. Try these routes to help seniors qualify ...
  24. A Guide To The Six Sigma Green Belt

    A Guide To The Six Sigma Green Belt

    Curious about the Six Sigma Green Belt? Here's what you need to know.
  25. Lognormal and Normal Distribution

    Lognormal and Normal Distribution

    When and why do you use lognormal distribution or normal distribution for analyzing securities? Lognormal for stocks, normal ...
  26. 5 Top Alternatives To A Reverse Mortgage

    5 Top Alternatives To A Reverse Mortgage

    If you have substantial home equity and don't want to do a reverse mortgage to tap it for retirement expenses, cost out these ...
  27. Overcome Your 6 Biggest Digital Banking Fears

    Overcome Your 6 Biggest Digital Banking Fears

    Cybersecurity -- or a lack thereof -- has consistently made headlines this year.
  28. What is Your Biggest Fear About Mobile Banking?

    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 ...
  29. Reverse Mortgage Or Home-Equity Loan?

    Reverse Mortgage Or Home-Equity Loan?

    If you have equity in your home and need more cash in retirement, a reverse mortgage – or home-equity loan or line of credit ...
  30. Capitalization Rate

    Capitalization Rate

    Capitalization Rate is a financial term most commonly used in the real estate investment industry. It is often simply called ...
  31. Jobs Data Great For ETFs, Grisly For The Economy

    Jobs Data Great For ETFs, Grisly For The Economy

    “Holy Moly!” exclaim the financial media. They marvel at a headline unemployment number of 5.9%. “This economy is much better ...
  32. 10 Common Retirement Planning Mistakes To Avoid

    10 Common Retirement Planning Mistakes To Avoid

    If you’re like most people, your retirement account took a big hit over the last couple of years. Now, it’s time to begin ...
  33. 9 Ways To Improve Your Credit Score Today

    9 Ways To Improve Your Credit Score Today

    When it comes to finances, there are a number of goals that you might have established, such as saving money, paying down ...
  34. What is Corporate Social Responsibility?

    What is Corporate Social Responsibility?

    Corporate Social Responsibility refers to a code of conduct and action beyond what is required by laws, regulations and trade ...
  35. Credits For First-Time Home Buyers

    Credits For First-Time Home Buyers

    To encourage Americans to buy their first homes, the government offers credits and tax breaks. Even better, you may not need ...
  36. A Look Into The Secrets Of Venture Capitalism

    A Look Into The Secrets Of Venture Capitalism

    Venture capitalists own an equity stake in the start-up and have a say in the functioning of the company. Investments are ...
  37. The Beginning Of A Bear Market?

    The Beginning Of A Bear Market?

    Monday, Friday and Thursday marked the worst three-day streak for U.S. stocks since 2011.
  38. Federal Tax Brackets

    Federal Tax Brackets

    Why do we have income tax brackets? What do they do for us? Read this to understand the basics and where to find your own ...
  39. Build Your Credit Score

    Build Your Credit Score

    Here are four good ways to build your credit score when you're starting from scratch. Do it right and you'll end up with ...
  40. What You Need To Know About Preferred Stock

    What You Need To Know About Preferred Stock

    Curious about preferred shares? Here's what you should know about these bond-like instruments.
  41. Economics 101

    Economics 101

    Economics is the study of how individuals, governments, businesses and other organizations make choices that effect the allocation ...
  42. Current Liabilities

    Current Liabilities

    Current Liabilities are company debts due within one year or one operating cycle, whichever is greater. An operating cycle ...
  43. Deferred Tax Asset

    Deferred Tax Asset

    A Deferred Tax Asset is an asset on a company’s balance sheet that may be used to reduce taxable income. It is the opposite ...
  44. How Has The Iraqi Dinar Been Trading Amidst Political Turmoil?

    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 ...
  45. Investor, Know Thyself: Choose A Stock Category Based On Your Risk Tolerance

    Investor, Know Thyself: Choose A Stock Category Based On Your Risk Tolerance

    Choosing the right investment isn't just about choosing the right investment. It also requires that you intimiately understand ...
  46. Bitcoin Is Taking A Nosedive

    Bitcoin Is Taking A Nosedive

    Many believe Bitcoin has positively changed the landscape of the global markets. But investors holding this currency could ...
  47. Three Things You Need to Know About ETFs

    Three Things You Need to Know About ETFs

    Here’s a true conversation I had with my dental hygienist, meandering through our usual banter about life, money and investing. ...
  48. Iraqi Dinar: Can Comparables Guide Investment?

    Iraqi Dinar: Can Comparables Guide Investment?

    Is the Iraqi dinar a good investment? Compared to the Kuwaiti dinar, the Vietnamese dong, and the Egyptian pound, it doesn't ...
  49. 7 Weirdest Things You Can Buy With Rewards Points

    7 Weirdest Things You Can Buy With Rewards Points

    Delve into the world of rewards credit cards and it becomes easy to see how enough points can pay their way toward heavily ...
  50. Executing A Swot Analysis

    Executing A Swot Analysis

    On its own, a SWOT is just a snapshot. It is what an organization does with the information that gives SWOT analysis meaning.
Save Money
  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
  2. Differences Between Private Foundations And Public Charities

    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
  4. The World's Most Valuable Private Companies

    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
  5. Is Cyber Monday The New Black Friday?

    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
Trading Center