1. 10 Common Financial Terms Every Newbie Needs To Know

    10 Common Financial Terms Every Newbie Needs To Know

    In order to get a better understanding of what you read in markets news, we’ll briefly explore the terms you commonly encounter.
  2. The Austrian School Of Economics

    The Austrian School Of Economics

    Investopedia explains: If you think economists are only concerned with numbers, check out the Austrian School, who are more ...
  3. Introduction To Growth Investing

    Introduction To Growth Investing

    There are principles and techniques that are applicable for many different types of investors and growth strategies.
  4. The 5% Solution To Financial Freedom

    The 5% Solution To Financial Freedom

    How can you save the recommended 10% of your income? We'll show you how to get there.
  5. Conduct A Financial Intervention

    Conduct A Financial Intervention

    Find out what you can do to help someone who is finanically out of control.
  6. Substantially Equal Periodic Payment (SEPP): Learn The Rules

    Substantially Equal Periodic Payment (SEPP): Learn The Rules

    Taxpayers often make costly mistakes with SEPP programs because there is little guidance on what can be done in certain situations. ...
  7. Marriage, Divorce And The Dotted Line

    Marriage, Divorce And The Dotted Line

    Does signing a prenuptial agreement put your marriage on shaky ground, or is it just smart planning?
  8. Want to Day Trade? Try Binary Options Or Spread Betting

    Want to Day Trade? Try Binary Options Or Spread Betting

    Interested in Day Trading? These two derivative products are growing in popularity due to their profit potential and small ...
  9. Refinancing Your Mortgage Isn’t Always Worth It

    Refinancing Your Mortgage Isn’t Always Worth It

    The housing industry has experienced its share of ups and downs over the last few years, but one bright spot has been affordable ...
  10. Reg AC: What Does It Mean To Investors?

    Reg AC: What Does It Mean To Investors?

    In 2003, the SEC issued a new regulation meant to hold analysts more accountable for their reports. Find out what it means. ...
  11. Bank Advisor Blunders And How To Avoid Them

    Bank Advisor Blunders And How To Avoid Them

    Unfortunately, this business tends to focus on sales rather than customer service.
  12. How To Start Your Own Private Foundation

    How To Start Your Own Private Foundation

    Private foundations can be time consuming and expensive to set up and operate.
  13. Spotting Companies In Financial Distress

    Spotting Companies In Financial Distress

    What are the warning signs that a company is struggling - or worse, sinking - financially? Read on to find out.
  14. Purchasing A Short-Sale Property

    Purchasing A Short-Sale Property

    If you are looking for a good deal and have time to wait, a short-sale house may be for you.
  15. Boom or Bust? The End of China's One-Child Policy

    Boom or Bust? The End of China's One-Child Policy

    China's easing of its one-child policy has demographers speculating whether it'll lead to a baby boom. Here's why it might ...
  16. This Company Is As Unavoidable As It Is Unloved

    This Company Is As Unavoidable As It Is Unloved

    It used to be that just two things in life were unavoidable: death and taxes. But with its purchase of rival Time Warner ...
  17. Infrastructure Could Be An Investment Opportunity

    Infrastructure Could Be An Investment Opportunity

    Have you ever driven up I-95 on a weekend? Taken a train to JFK airport? You can’t do the last one, because it doesn’t. Infrastructure ...
  18. 7 Biggest Financial Fears and How to Overcome Them

    7 Biggest Financial Fears and How to Overcome Them

    Financial fears keep most of us up at night. Money determines our comfort in life, and the financial system is such that ...
  19. 3 Penny Stocks That Are Worth Your Attention

    3 Penny Stocks That Are Worth Your Attention

    These penny stocks have been white-hot so far this year. Here's what you need to know about trading them.
  20. Investing Implications Of An Uneven Global Economy

    Investing Implications Of An Uneven Global Economy

    As last week’s non-farm payroll report illustrated, the recovery – both in and outside the United States – remains a grudging, ...
  21. Currency Hedged Stock ETFs Can Protect A Portfolio

    Currency Hedged Stock ETFs Can Protect A Portfolio

    The U.S. economy has been growing at an annualized pace of roughly 2% since the current expansion began in June of 2009. ...
  22. Putting The Decline Of European ETFs In Context

    Putting The Decline Of European ETFs In Context

    European ETFs have experienced a difficult summer amid a faltering currency and central bank that is scrambling to implement ...
  23. The Enemy of Retirement Security: Procrastination

    The Enemy of Retirement Security: Procrastination

    I signed up for a program called "Connections" through my college to bring a group of the college's current juniors and seniors ...
  24. What Drives Investment Banker Salaries

    What Drives Investment Banker Salaries

    Do investment bankers make too much money? Are their salaries completely arbitrary or is there some logic behind it?
  25. The 9 To 5 Job: Challenging How We Earn A Living

    The 9 To 5 Job: Challenging How We Earn A Living

    It was my first semester of college. My friend and I were looking for something to eat, but we didn't have much money, so ...
  26. Delaying Social Security Can Add Up

    Delaying Social Security Can Add Up

    The age you start collecting Social Security benefits significantly affects how much you will get each month. Do the math ...
  27. Expanding Your Small Business With An SBA Loan

    Expanding Your Small Business With An SBA Loan

    Should you look to the Small Business Administration for a loan for your company? The pros and cons of going the SBA route, ...
  28. Will 2014 Be The Tipping Point For Active ETFs?

    Will 2014 Be The Tipping Point For Active ETFs?

    The pace of new actively managed ETFs being released to the market has continued to heat up this year. 
  29. Essential Strategies For Trading Volume

    Essential Strategies For Trading Volume

    Looking to trade using volume? Have a look at these essential tips.
  30. How To Get The Best Deal When Buying/Selling A Car

    How To Get The Best Deal When Buying/Selling A Car

    If you're selling your car or buying one, here are several tips and tools to make sure your price is the right one.
  31. Essential Tips For Buying A HUD Home

    Essential Tips For Buying A HUD Home

    Buying a HUD home from the government requires some studying and planning, but the reward can be huge. Here are some essential ...
  32. Break Out Of Your Comfort Zone And Win

    Break Out Of Your Comfort Zone And Win

    Fear of breaking out of a comfort zone can prevent an investor from reaching his or her full potential.
  33. Using Life Insurance To Make Charitable Donations

    Using Life Insurance To Make Charitable Donations

    Your life insurance policy can be a great tool for charitable giving. Find out how.
  34. Identifying And Managing Business Risks

    Identifying And Managing Business Risks

    There are a lot of risks associated with running a business, but there are an equal number of ways to prepare for and manage ...
  35. The Rise Of The Modern Investment Bank

    The Rise Of The Modern Investment Bank

    Get to know a little bit about the institutions whose actions help to guide free markets.
  36. Using The Force Index For Short- and Medium-Term Trading

    Using The Force Index For Short- and Medium-Term Trading

    Here are the guidelines for making trading decisions using the force index in both a short and intermediate perspective. ...
  37. Insurance: Avoiding The Modified Endowment Contract Trap

    Insurance: Avoiding The Modified Endowment Contract Trap

    Congress has placed limits on the amount of money that can be put into life insurance policies - what can you do to counteract ...
  38. A Simple Overview Of Quantitative Analysis

    A Simple Overview Of Quantitative Analysis

    All of the potential highs, lows, and sentiments associated with investing can overshadow the ultimate goal—making money. ...
  39. 12 Car Insurance Cost-Cutters

    12 Car Insurance Cost-Cutters

    If car costs are dragging you down, find out how to free yourself from some of the extra weight.
  40. Stock Market Simulators: Play Your Way To Profits

    Stock Market Simulators: Play Your Way To Profits

    Online stock simulators make learning about stocks as fun and easy as playing a game.
  41. Using Enterprise Value To Compare Companies

    Using Enterprise Value To Compare Companies

    Learn how enterprise value can help investors compare companies with different capital structures.
  42. Lessons Learned From the Banking Crisis

    Lessons Learned From the Banking Crisis

    There are lessons to be learned on how to handle severe financial downturns, and while the Fed is learning, politicians may ...
  43. Introduction To Commercial Paper

    Introduction To Commercial Paper

    Commercial paper is a short-term instrument that can be a viable alternative for retail fixed-income investors looking for ...
  44. 5 Ways To Be Irreplaceable At Work

    5 Ways To Be Irreplaceable At Work

    Use these tips to position yourself as an indispensable employee, and increase your job security.
  45. Ostrich Effect And Passive Investing

    Ostrich Effect And Passive Investing

    Learn how to take a hands-off approach to your portfolio without sticking your head in the sand.
  46. How Merck Found Its Way Into Millions Of Medicine Cabinets

    How Merck Found Its Way Into Millions Of Medicine Cabinets

    With over $40 billion in revenue from pharmaceutical sales, there's a good chance that you'll be very grateful for one of ...
  47. Top 5 Critical Retirement Plan Mistakes To Avoid

    Top 5 Critical Retirement Plan Mistakes To Avoid

    These five common retirement mistakes can get you into financial trouble at a point when you most need stability.
  48. Create Your Own Social Security Fund

    Create Your Own Social Security Fund

    The government's Social Security program may not last forever - be prepared by setting up your own.
  49. 5 Retirement Planning Rules For Recent Graduates

    5 Retirement Planning Rules For Recent Graduates

    The future may seem far off, but now is the time to plan for it.
  50. Tales From Wall Street's Crypt

    Tales From Wall Street's Crypt

    Wall Street continues to attract fresh hordes of ghoulish people committing the same old crimes.
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  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.
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