1. Why Successful Business Owners Sell Out

    Why Successful Business Owners Sell Out

    Learn the motives that drive companies into the arms of an acquirer.
  2. State-Run Economies: From Public To Private

    State-Run Economies: From Public To Private

    Find out how former Iron Curtain countries used private enterprise to join the world financial markets.
  3. Are You A Disciplined Investor?

    Are You A Disciplined Investor?

    Don't let "financial porn" steer you away from a sensible, long-term approach to investing.
  4. Lending Clubs: Better Than Banks?

    Lending Clubs: Better Than Banks?

    If you need to borrow money and your credit is making it tough, this new option may be just what you're looking for.
  5. Who was the youngest CEO to be indicted for securities fraud?

    Who was the youngest CEO to be indicted for securities fraud?

    At 18, Barry Minkow was the youngest CEO to ever take a company public. At 20, he was the youngest CEO to be indicted for ...
  6. Does Slow-And-Steady Win The Investing Race?

    Does Slow-And-Steady Win The Investing Race?

    Sometimes the best investing method is a mix of active and passive investing.
  7. All of the following are allowable deductions used in determining taxable estate ...

    All of the following are allowable deductions used in determining taxable estate ...

    A. funeral expenses. B. debts owed at time of death.C. gift tax credit used during life.D. the value of property that passes ...
  8. Financial Fraud: Don't Let It Happen To You

    Financial Fraud: Don't Let It Happen To You

    When the economy is struggling, scammers come out of the woodwork to prey on the desperate. Don't be another casualty!
  9. How do companies calculate revenue?

    How do companies calculate revenue?

    Revenue is the amount of money a company receives in exchange for its goods and services. The revenue received by a company ...
  10. Are College Students Passing Recession 101?

    Are College Students Passing Recession 101?

    The recession is a wakeup call for students in post-secondary schools.
  11. A Bigger Salary Or Better Benefits?

    A Bigger Salary Or Better Benefits?

    Total compensation is not limited to salary. Find out what else you should consider.
  12. Conquering The Terms Of Your Mortgage

    Conquering The Terms Of Your Mortgage

    Buyers with big down payments should get the best mortgage terms. Unfortunately, the equation isn't that simple.
  13. Strapped For Cash? Try Insurance-Premium Loans

    Strapped For Cash? Try Insurance-Premium Loans

    If you need more life insurance than you can afford, insurance premium financing can help. But you need to look at the pros ...
  14. Cut Taxes With An Energy-Efficient Home

    Cut Taxes With An Energy-Efficient Home

    A greener home can mean more green in your pocket this tax season.
  15. 4 Reasons To Hold Onto An Option

    4 Reasons To Hold Onto An Option

    There are times when an investor shouldn't exercise an option. Find out when to hold and when to fold.
  16. After The Recession: A U.S. Bank Body Count

    After The Recession: A U.S. Bank Body Count

    When the dust settled, only a few banks were left standing - barely.
  17. Speed Read SEC Filings For Hot Stock Picks

    Speed Read SEC Filings For Hot Stock Picks

    SEC forms can be a real headache. Find out how to make your research more efficient - and more effective.
  18. How much of a company's stock can a mutual fund own?

    How much of a company's stock can a mutual fund own?

    There is no written rule that stipulates how much of a company a mutual fund can own. Instead, there are two major factors ...
  19. What did Knight Trading Group do to incur a $1.5 million fine for violating trading ...

    What did Knight Trading Group do to incur a $1.5 million fine for violating trading ...

    The dotcom boom accelerated many deceitful business practices that first became apparent during the '80s and '90s. Many of ...
  20. 4 Signs Your Home Is Overpriced

    4 Signs Your Home Is Overpriced

    In order to sell your home, you have to know when it's time to lower the price.
  21. When holding an option through expiration date, are you automatically paid any profits, ...

    When holding an option through expiration date, are you automatically paid any profits, ...

    Holding an option through the expiration date without selling does not automatically guarantee you profits, but it might ...
  22. Maxing Out Your 401(k): Does It Pay?

    Maxing Out Your 401(k): Does It Pay?

    In the long-term, many people will see the benefits of maxing out a 401(k) contribution. Is it right for you?
  23. Beyond Money: How 10 Top-Paying Companies Stack Up

    Beyond Money: How 10 Top-Paying Companies Stack Up

    We look at how these top-paying companies stack up in terms of benefits, work environment and incentive plans.
  24. What Owning A Stock Actually Means

    What Owning A Stock Actually Means

    Think owning a stock gives you special privileges with the company? Think again.
  25. Where Can Americans Go for Cheaper Healthcare?

    Where Can Americans Go for Cheaper Healthcare?

    With the rising cost of healthcare at home, Americans are looking abroad for their medical care.
  26. Should You Be Afraid Of Dark Pool Liquidity?

    Should You Be Afraid Of Dark Pool Liquidity?

    Don't fear the deep end. Dark pool liquidity can help drive down stock cost for everyday investors.
  27. 4 Retirement Reality Checks

    4 Retirement Reality Checks

    If you hope to enjoy a comfortable retirement, it's time to get real. Here are four cold, hard truths every soon-to-be retiree ...
  28. Becoming A Landlord: More Trouble Than It's Worth?

    Becoming A Landlord: More Trouble Than It's Worth?

    On the surface, being a landlord seems likes like a surefire bet, but it's usually more headache than it's worth.
  29. Bankruptcy Filing Changes That Could Affect You

    Bankruptcy Filing Changes That Could Affect You

    When the economy is down, more people file for bankruptcy. Make sure you know about the changes that have been made to this ...
  30. Are You And Your Bank All A-Twitter?

    Are You And Your Bank All A-Twitter?

    As Twitter's popularity grows, even the banks are getting on board.
  31. Beat Unemployment By Returning To School

    Beat Unemployment By Returning To School

    Returning to school may be the key to beating an economic slump.
  32. Economic Moats: A Successful Company's Best Defense

    Economic Moats: A Successful Company's Best Defense

    Find out why some companies thrive while others flounder.
  33. Live Longer, Retire Younger: Can You Do It?

    Live Longer, Retire Younger: Can You Do It?

    Use this vehicle to make sure your payout lasts as long as you do.
  34. Free Market Maven: Milton Friedman

    Free Market Maven: Milton Friedman

    As proponent of free market capitalism, this economist changed the way the world's economies operate.
  35. Elliott Wave Theory

    Elliott Wave Theory

    Acquaint yourself with the principle built on the discovery that stock markets did not behave in a chaotic manner.
  36. Damage Control For A Busted Budget

    Damage Control For A Busted Budget

    Budgets break down all the time. Here are some ways to get it back on track.
  37. What is

    What is "leverage" as it is used in closed-end funds?

    A distinguishing feature of closed-end funds is their ability to use borrowing as a method to leverage their assets. An ideal ...
  38. Is It Too Late For A Career Change?

    Is It Too Late For A Career Change?

    Career changes come in many forms. Here are a few ways that you can add some excitement to your professional life.
  39. You CAN Afford To Study Abroad

    You CAN Afford To Study Abroad

    Before you jump on the plane, understand the rules and regulations in place. Then, enjoy your time studying aborad!
  40. How do I choose which insurance company to use?

    How do I choose which insurance company to use?

    Picking an insurance company to use is not an easy task, considering the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009. Several financial ...
  41. Market Cycles: The Key To Maximum Returns

    Market Cycles: The Key To Maximum Returns

    You need to understand the various phases of the market cycle to avoid bubbles and make the best investments.
  42. Accounting Basics

    Accounting Basics

    What is accounting? Learn the basics of this essential way of recording and summarizing financial information.
  43. Can You Count On Your Pension?

    Can You Count On Your Pension?

    We look at how to determine the health of your company's pension plan, and what to do if things are looking grim.
  44. Social Security - Are You Covered?

    Social Security - Are You Covered?

    If you aren't a U.S. citizen, even if you are a legal resident, you may be missing out on government programs.
  45. Want A Hot Job? Follow The Money

    Want A Hot Job? Follow The Money

    The economy is still struggling, yes. But that doesn't mean there aren't some high-demand jobs in finance still out there. ...
  46. Variable Annuities: The Do-It-Yourself Pension Plan

    Variable Annuities: The Do-It-Yourself Pension Plan

    Variable annuities can cost more than mutual funds, but that might be worth the protection they can add to your retirement. ...
  47. Costless Collars: Because Asset Allocation Is Not Enough

    Costless Collars: Because Asset Allocation Is Not Enough

    Collars are extremely flexible, and can be much more beneficial to your portfolio than asset allocation.
  48. Financial Capitalism Opens Doors To Personal Fortune

    Financial Capitalism Opens Doors To Personal Fortune

    The Industrial Revolution introduced a new age of investing and financial self sufficiency.
  49. When Wall Street Loses, CEOs Still Win

    When Wall Street Loses, CEOs Still Win

    Despite the record losses that occurred in the financial sector, many executives still received huge bonuses.
  50. How do I find out how much money a mutual fund manager has in his or her fund?

    How do I find out how much money a mutual fund manager has in his or her fund?

    It's natural for investors in a mutual fund to want to know how much the fund's management has invested in it. After all, ...
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    Here are five ways to make your home renovation worth the money and effort you put into it.
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    Here's a look at the differences between these types of charitable organizations.
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    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
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    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.
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