1. The GDP And Its Importance

    The GDP And Its Importance

    GDP is an accurate indication of an economy's size. In terms of its ability to convey information about the economy in one ...
  2. Why And When Do Countries Default?

    Why And When Do Countries Default?

    Countries can, and periodically do, default on their debt. This happens when the government is either unable or unwilling ...
  3. The Working Capital Position

    The Working Capital Position

    Learn how to correctly analyze a company's liquidity and beat the average investor.
  4. 10 Ways To Cut Your Food Costs

    10 Ways To Cut Your Food Costs

    With a little time and effort, you can minimize the amount spent on this essential expense.
  5. The Auction Method: How NYSE Stock Prices are Set

    The Auction Method: How NYSE Stock Prices are Set

    The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), sometimes referred to as “the big board,” is the oldest and largest stock ...
  6. Playing Hardball When Selling Your Home

    Playing Hardball When Selling Your Home

    Using these strategies will help you get more cash when selling your house.
  7. Top 10 Ways To Get Top Dollar For Your Car

    Top 10 Ways To Get Top Dollar For Your Car

    Find out what steps you can take to reduce the depreciation of your vehicle.
  8. Making Money In Residential Real Estate

    Making Money In Residential Real Estate

    Even in a down market, local real estate properties have inefficiencies that investors can exploit.
  9. Estate Planning: 16 Things To Do Before You Die

    Estate Planning: 16 Things To Do Before You Die

    Find out what you need to prepare to avoid serious estate planning mistakes.
  10. A Look At Corporate Profit Margins

    A Look At Corporate Profit Margins

    Take a deeper look at a company's profitability with the help of profit margin ratios.
  11. Be Aware Of The Hindenburg

    Be Aware Of The Hindenburg

    This indicator can protect your profits from going into a tailspin.
  12. Business Owners: How To Set Up An SEP IRA

    Business Owners: How To Set Up An SEP IRA

    SEP IRAs are simple to set up and run, making them a popular choice for business owners.
  13. Why Facebook Should Buy Twitter

    Why Facebook Should Buy Twitter

    Facebook and Twitter could make the perfect power couple. Is now the time for a deal to happen?
  14. 4 Tips For Using Credit Cards Overseas

    4 Tips For Using Credit Cards Overseas

    Overseas travel can be both confusing and expensive, so here are some ways to minimize the cost of spending abroad.
  15. Earnings: Quality Means Everything

    Earnings: Quality Means Everything

    It's quantity that generates all the hype, but there are more meaningful factors that gauge true performance.
  16. Recognize And Avoid

    Recognize And Avoid "Work At Home" Scams

    From pyramid schemes to envelope stuffing, there are a lot of scams masquerading as legitimate part-time work.
  17. Key Steps To Building A Great Financial Planning Practice

    Key Steps To Building A Great Financial Planning Practice

    Following the status quo will kill your financial practice. Find out the tips you need to follow to keep you a step or two ...
  18. 8 Gifts For Financial Geeks

    8 Gifts For Financial Geeks

    Put one of these unique offerings under someone's tree this year.
  19. The Generation Gap

    The Generation Gap

    Studies suggest that young workers may not be able to retire comfortably - or at all.
  20. Breaking Down The Geometric Mean

    Breaking Down The Geometric Mean

    Understanding portfolio performance, whether for a self-managed, discretionary portfolio or a non-discretionary portfolio, ...
  21. Tax Tips For The Individual Investor

    Tax Tips For The Individual Investor

    We give you seven guidelines to help you keep more of your money in your pocket.
  22. Challenges Faced When Analyzing Green Chip Stocks

    Challenges Faced When Analyzing Green Chip Stocks

    The fact that a green chip is not yet a blue chip should not alarm investors, but they need to be aware of the differences ...
  23. A Closer Look At Accelerated Benefit Riders

    A Closer Look At Accelerated Benefit Riders

    Accelerated benefit riders can allow policy holders to access the death benefit in their life insurance policy while they ...
  24. 3 Psychological Quirks That Affect Your Trading

    3 Psychological Quirks That Affect Your Trading

    There are human tendencies that can block the road toward achieving our financial goals. Here's how to get around them.
  25. The Unique Advantages Of VA Mortgages

    The Unique Advantages Of VA Mortgages

    Find out how being a veteran can save you money on your mortgage.
  26. Will Filing An Insurance Claim Raise Your Rates?

    Will Filing An Insurance Claim Raise Your Rates?

    An accident can mean higher insurance costs - even if it wasn't your fault.
  27. How Google's Self-Driving Car Will Change Everything

    How Google's Self-Driving Car Will Change Everything

    Self-driving vehicles are coming fast, and they’re going to radically change what it’s like to get from point A to point ...
  28. When Warranties Aren't Worth It

    When Warranties Aren't Worth It

    Before you fork over the extra cash for the extended warranty, find out what kind of return you can expect.
  29. 5 Businesses That Started During A Recession

    5 Businesses That Started During A Recession

    These companies found success despite being started during economic downturns.
  30. Attention Home Buyers! Why You Need A Lawyer

    Attention Home Buyers! Why You Need A Lawyer

    Property transactions are complex and subject to specific state/local rules. A professional can simplify the process.
  31. Home Loans For Disaster Recovery

    Home Loans For Disaster Recovery

    There are numerous government programs available for people who need financial help recovering from a household disaster. ...
  32. The Evolution Of Banking

    The Evolution Of Banking

    Banks are a part of ancient history. Find out how this system of money management developed into what we know today.
  33. The Alphabet Soup Of Stocks

    The Alphabet Soup Of Stocks

    Are the countless stock categories leaving you puzzled? Here we help you sort through the confusion.
  34. 4 People You Never Knew Made Millions From Facebook

    4 People You Never Knew Made Millions From Facebook

    When Facebook went public, these people cashed in.
  35. Goldman, the Muppets and the Mystery of ‘Pretty Fishy; Dodgy’ Holdings

    Goldman, the Muppets and the Mystery of ‘Pretty Fishy; Dodgy’ Holdings

    Georgetown finance professor James J. Angel along with other investors are battling Goldman Sachs over the takeover of a ...
  36. Top 8 House-Hunting Mistakes

    Top 8 House-Hunting Mistakes

    Searching for a house is a pressure filled task filled with quick decisions which could affect your financial future. Here ...
  37. Takeaways From Buffett’s Preferred Stock Deal

    Takeaways From Buffett’s Preferred Stock Deal

    Warren Buffett announced his involvement in Burger King Worldwide’s (BKW) proposed takeover of Tim Hortons (THI).
  38. How Budget Deficits Work

    How Budget Deficits Work

    How do governmental and business budget deficits function?
  39. Where To Put Your Cash: Call Deposit Vs Time Deposit Accounts

    Where To Put Your Cash: Call Deposit Vs Time Deposit Accounts

    Time deposit accounts and call deposit accounts allow customers to earn higher interest in exchange for less access to their ...
  40. How To Avoid Falling Prey To The Next Madoff Scam

    How To Avoid Falling Prey To The Next Madoff Scam

    Due diligence does work, but the loose reporting standards for hedge funds make extra care and attention necessary.
  41. Main Factors That Influence Exchange Rates

    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 ...
  42. Profit Margins And ‘Fairly Valued’ U.S. Stock ETFs

    Profit Margins And ‘Fairly Valued’ U.S. Stock ETFs

    Money managers probably have an 'Uh Oh Indicator' when certain clients ask why any amount of cash rests in money market accounts. ...
  43. Choosing The Best Life Insurance Company For You

    Choosing The Best Life Insurance Company For You

    What to consider before you choose the life insurance company that can give you the policy you need now – and meet your needs ...
  44. Identity Theft: How Much Should You Worry?

    Identity Theft: How Much Should You Worry?

    Identity fraud cost $18 billion last year. But are enough Americans victimized – with big enough losses – that it's worth ...
  45. So You Wanna Buy A Franchise?

    So You Wanna Buy A Franchise?

    Franchises are growing more popular with entrepreneurs. Here's why and what to expect from them.
  46. The Federal Reserve System Affects You More Than You Might Think

    The Federal Reserve System Affects You More Than You Might Think

    How does the Federal Reserve System affect ordinary citizens? In more ways than you might realize.
  47. Should You Get a Gas Credit Card?

    Should You Get a Gas Credit Card?

    Many credit cards now reward you for your gasoline purchases. But some are more generous than others.
  48. What is Underwriting?

    What is Underwriting?

    Underwriting is a term most often used in investment banking, insurance and commercial banking. Generally, underwriting means ...
  49. What is Fracking?

    What is Fracking?

    Fracking, a slang term for hydraulic fracturing, is a method for extracting natural gas from sedimentary rocks.
  50. Getting Schooled: Six Steps to Better College Prep

    Getting Schooled: Six Steps to Better College Prep

    Hard to believe, but my firstborn starts high school this week, and I realize that we need to start planning for his next ...
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    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.
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