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  1. How to Protect Retirement and Help Adult Kids

    Parents can both protect their retirement money and help their adult kids. Here's how.
  2. The Hard Way We Pay For Convenience

    Convenience is a luxury. However, any cost-conscious individual should be aware of these ridiculous ways we pay for convenience ...
  3. Top 3 Consumer Cyclical Mutual Funds

    Obtain information on, and analysis of, some of the best performing mutual funds that offer exposure to the consumer cyclicals ...
  4. The 6 Best Dividend Stocks in the Consumer Staples Sector (PG, PM)

    Learn about the top six companies that make an attractive investment for investors looking for stocks for dividend income ...
  5. 10 Ways to Effectively Save for the Future

    Savings is as crucial as ever, as we deal with life changes and our needs for the future. Here are some essential steps to ...
  6. Who do hedge funds lend money to?

    Discover the various entities that hedge funds are lending to, and the reasons why these hedge funds have been providing ...
  7. Why Women Are Underprepared for a Spouse’s Death

    Women are typically less prepared for the death of a spouse than men. An advisor can help mitigate some of the financial ...
  8. Investing $100 a Month in Stocks for 30 Years

    Find out how you could potentially earn hundreds of thousands of dollars by just investing $100 a month in stocks during ...
  9. Procter & Gamble Restructures, Sheds 100 Brands (PG)

    All businesses face adversity, and Procter & Gamble is no exception. We take a look at recent developments affecting this ...
  10. Key Questions to Ask Before Moving in Together

    Moving in together is a big step. Here are some key financial questions to ask your partner before you make the move.
  11. Passing Down Values and Money to the Next Generation

    Amassing wealth to pass down to your kids is great unless your values don't come with it. A priceless gift is teaching them ...
  12. Explaining Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price

    The manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) is just what it describes – the price manufacturers recommend that retailers ...
  13. Calculating Cross Elasticity of Demand

    Cross elasticity of demand measures the quantity demanded of one good in response to a change in price of another.
  14. What to Collect: Apple Watch vs. Luxury Watches

    The "iWatch" is a new player in the luxury watch world. But will it stand the test of time? Some points for collectors to ...
  15. How Car Insurance Companies Value Cars

    Learn the methodology used by car insurance companies to value cars, and understand why the amount they give you may not ...
  16. The Quinoa Quandary for Bolivian Farmers

    Growing global demand for quinoa has impacted Bolivian farmers' way of life. Should the American consumer be wary of buying ...
  17. Top Resorts for Multigenerational Family Vacations

    After a week at one of these resorts that cater to families of all ages, you might swear off those exhausting road trips ...
  18. 6 Cost-Effective Tips for Raising Your First Child

    The excitement of welcoming your first child to your family shouldn't prevent you from making good cost-effective decisions. ...
  19. Is Private School for Your Child a Good Value?

    Parents want their kids to get a good education, but whether or not private school is worth it depends on more than just ...
  20. 6 Millionaire Traits That You Can Adopt

    Millionaires have more in common than just their bank accounts. They share certain qualities that help them make it to the ...
  21. 2 Reasons PepsiCo's Snacks Division is Crucial to Its Growth

    Understand the recent trends in the North American snacks market. Learn about the top two reasons why PepsiCo's snack division ...
  22. Alpaca vs. Cashmere: Which Luxe Wool Is the Best?

    Winter is coming. Which of these luxury threads is most worth the price (and how to distinguish true luxe from cheap imitations).
  23. The Top Seven 529 Plans for 2015

    With so many choices and so many features (tax advantages, fees, annualized returns) to consider, it's hard to know which ...
  24. Top 3 Stocks for the Coming Holiday Season (AMZN, TJX)

    If you want to buck the bear market trend by going long on consumer stocks, these three might be your best bets.
  25. This is the Fastest-Growing Consumer Complaint

    There’s no way to guarantee that your Social Security number won’t fall into the wrong hands. Here are some ways to make ...
  26. 10 New Apps That Help Budget For Expensive Cities

    From platforms for saving money to those that account for side jobs, mobile apps are changing spending habits and income ...
  27. How to Save Money on Your Disney Vacation

    Understand why Disney Parks are attractive vacation destinations and why they are expensive. Learn five money-saving tips ...
  28. How Cooking At Home Can Save You Real Dough

    Cooking at home saves time and money but most importantly, it could even help lower future health costs.
  29. Tiny House Movement: Making Market Opportunities

    The tiny house movement throws all assumptions about household budgeting and mortgage management out the window, and creates ...
  30. Top 10 Ways College Students Can Save Money

    College costs are soaring, but fortunately, there are several ways for college students to save money - and some are quite ...
  31. Why You'd Want to Work for Your Parents – Really

    If you've always thought of working for Mom and Dad as a worst-case scenario, think again – and consider these benefits.
  32. 6 Drawbacks of Working for Your Parents

    Before you jump into the family business, make sure you've considered these issues first.
  33. Forget Volkswagen, Should You Avoid its Suppliers? (BWA, GNTX)

    Volkswagen is getting all the headlines but there are other companies that will feel the pain.
  34. Who Are Tesco's Main Competitors?

    Find out which companies compete with Tesco. Learn about each company's competitive strategy, and understand how the U.K. ...
  35. Das Scandal: Is Volkswagen a Buy Right Now?

    Volkswagen's stock is stalling after the company admitted cheating on its emissions data. Is this a buying opportunity?
  36. The Best Sports Car for Investors (FCAU, VLKAY)

    Ferrari, perhaps the best known sports car brand in the world, filed to IPO this week, issuing common shares to investors ...
  37. How To Protect Your Retirement from Lawsuits

    Getting sued is one of those things that no one really plans on. Be proactive and make sure your hard-earned retirement is ...
  38. A Gluten-Free Makeover For A Supermarket Near You

    The gluten-free diet is changing the food choices of a large number of consumers, and the food industry is taking note and ...
  39. Top 7 Money Saving Tips for Eating Out

    Discover seven money-saving options available to consumers who are looking to partake in the luxury of dining out while cutting ...
  40. 4 Ways to Find Good Health Insurance

    Follow these 4 steps to get the best coverage at the most affordable price.
  41. 4 Things to Consider Before Jumping Into the Ferrari IPO (FCAU)

    Understand what is prompting the Ferrari merger and its possible success. Learn about the top four things to consider when ...
  42. Top 7 Money Saving Tips For Buying Groceries

    Understand why it benefits grocery shoppers to shop intelligently with money-saving tips, such as staying away from prepared ...
  43. What's the Velocity of Money?

    The velocity of money measures the rate at which money goes from one transaction to another in an economy.
  44. How Does a Sweep Account Work?

    A sweep account is a banking arrangement that transfers – or sweeps – balances from one account into an investment account ...
  45. Can your car insurance company check your driving record?

    Find out why your car insurance company pulls your driving record, how it is used to determine your premium and the importance ...
  46. The 5 Best Alternatives to Bank Saving Accounts

    Find out about some of the most profitable available alternatives to depositing money in a traditional bank passbook savings ...
  47. Why Ignoring Your 529 Plan Could Cost You Big

    Saving for your kids' college tuition can be difficult. Here's how a 529 plan can help and how you, too, can help your 529 ...
  48. The 3 Best Alternatives to Quicken Software (INTU)

    Explore the many alternative personal financial management programs that are currently available and offer an alternative ...
  49. How to Separate Emotions from Investing Decisions

    With stock market volatility, financial advisors are finding they're doing more hand-holding to help clients navigate turmoil.
  50. Why You May Not Need an Emergency Fund

    Emergency funds are considered mandatory by most financial-planning experts, but they can be expensive to hold and ultimately ...
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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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