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  1. Investors Turn to Artificial Intelligence (GOOGL, FB)

    Since the Alan Turing developed the Turing Test, scientific researchers have worked to develop a computer with the ability ...
  2. Is the Craft Beer Industry Driven by Millennials?

    Craft beer has become extremely popular among Millennials. Why the shift compared to past generations?
  3. What is Cohousing and How Does it Work?

    Originally a Danish concept from the 1960s, modern cohousing communities can be found in the U.S., England and China. But ...
  4. The Battle Between Apple Watch & Luxury Watches

    With prices starting at $10,000, will the 18-karat gold Apple Watch Edition threaten luxury watch brands like Rolex and Cartier? ...
  5. Successful Investors Don’t Just Set It & Forget It

    The most highly effective investors consistently take steps to adapt their investment plan in the face of changing markets ...
  6. How does the trust maker transfer funds into a revocable trust?

    Learn how revocable living trusts are established, how the trust maker transfers funds into the trust, and the advantages ...
  7. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the retail sector?

    Learn why the unemployment rate and Consumer Confidence Index are two of the best economic indicators when investing in the ...
  8. Millennials' Money Habits: How to Help

    Millennials gleaned much of their financial savings habits from their parents. Here's where they could use some help.
  9. Six Agencies to Find a Caregiver for Your Child

    Hiring a caregiver for your kids can be tough. Here's a cheat sheet on how and where to find your personal Mary Poppins. ...
  10. How do alimony and child support factor into my taxable income?

    Find out how child support and alimony are treated by the IRS and why alimony has a much greater impact on total tax burdens ...
  11. What role does the OEM (original equipment manufacturer) play in the finished product?

    Learn about original equipment manufacturers, what role they typically play in a finished product and their relationship ...
  12. The Delhaize/Ahold Merger: A Buy for Investors?

    The mid-2016 merger of Delhaize Group and Ahold NV will create a supermarket giant, but what will it mean from an investing ...
  13. How do changes in interest rates affect the spending habits in the economy?

    Examine the factors that typically determine how consumers react to interest rate changes in terms of increasing their levels ...
  14. What is the difference between an OEM (original equipment manufacturer) and a VAR ...

    Understand what original equipment manufacturers and value-added resellers are, and learn about the relationship between ...
  15. Is the retail sector also affected by seasonal factors?

    Find out how the retail industry is affected by seasonal patterns in consumer tastes, especially for companies that tailor ...
  16. What Drives The Price Of Chocolate?

    The price of chocolate is driven by many factors, and chocolate lovers need to understand what can impact our ability to ...
  17. Will Abercrombie & Fitch Ever Make a Comeback?

    A comeback seems possible for Abercrombie & Fitch, but can it afford the costs required to put it back on top?
  18. 8 Tips on Saving Money as a Student in Paris

    A strong dollar and French government policies designed to help students make it easier to survive on a tight budget.
  19. Pay Less for Financial Advice

    Here's a look at what you should pay for financial advice and investment management, what you should get for that price and ...
  20. 3 Things You Should Know About PayPal's IPO (PYPL)

    Read about what investors should consider before the PayPal IPO, including the company's strong revenue growth, business ...
  21. How much does seasonality affect the net sales figures of companies, such as retailers?

    Explore how retail sales and other businesses are affected by seasonality, with some examples of certain product sales that ...
  22. Tesla Stock Too Expensive? Trade Tesla Options

    Tesla Motors is trading around $260 a share, making it too expensive for many investors. Options offer a low-cost way to ...
  23. Top Family-Friendly Companies to Work For

    Today's workplace is tough on women and families. One of the most important steps to changing that is paternity leave. A ...
  24. Can You Afford a Black Centurion Amex Card?

    It’s not just this cool card’s hefty initiation and annual fees, but also the amount you have to spend each year that should ...
  25. Using Your 529 Savings to Study Abroad

    With studying abroad no longer cheap, families may find that a 529 plan college-savings account can fund educational travel. ...
  26. All About The Gun Business In America

    A look at the controversial US gun industry, producers, and market share.
  27. Which Gets Priority: Retirement or College Fund?

    On a tight budget? Wondering which to contribute to – your retirement or your kid's college fund? Here's expert help on how ...
  28. How Movie Theater Companies Are Combatting Netflix (NFLX)

    Understand why Netflix is a threat to major movie theater companies, and learn how movie theaters are fighting back against ...
  29. What has the retail sector evolved to its current structure?

    Find out about the retail sector, the size of United States and global retail markets and why online retailers are changing ...
  30. What are the goals of a "dove" Federal Reserve head?

    Find out more about the goals of a dovish Federal Reserve Bank chair and how the chair leverages low interest rates to spur ...
  31. Theme Park Stocks Heating Up for Summer (SIX, SEAS)

    Despite declining consumer spending, theme parks have increasing visitors and revenue. Find out what that means for these ...
  32. Top Natural Gas Stocks Worth Considering

    The stock prices of the largest natural gas producers are at 12-month lows, creating an opportunity for investors. Here are ...
  33. Costco’s Business Model Is Smarter Than You Think

    Why is Costco so successful? What differentiates the company from its competitors and why is its profit so small compared ...
  34. Why do economists think it is important to track discretionary income?

    Learn about the importance of discretionary income to economists, particularly for economists who emphasize consumer spending ...
  35. What proportion of my income should I put into my demand deposit account?

    Find out how much money to keep in your liquid demand deposit accounts, such as checking or savings accounts, and discover ...
  36. What is the difference between disposable and discretionary income?

    See how disposable income and discretionary income are different, with an example to demonstrate why discretionary income ...
  37. Explaining Term Deposits

    A term deposit (more often called a certificate of deposit or CD) is a deposit account that is made for a specific period ...
  38. Affordable Ways For Upgrading Your Home

    Upgrading your home doesn’t have to be an expensive chore. Here we give you 8 affordable ways to increase its appeal.
  39. Millennials: Retire With $1,000,000 --Here's How

    It is possible for Millennials to retire with $1,000,000, if they take the right steps and make the necessary sacrifices ...
  40. The Adverse Effects of Cheap Gas

    While low gas prices are welcomed, smart budgeters must anticipate future price hikes and consider the impact of low gas ...
  41. Bank Lingo: Routing Number Vs. Account Number

    Each consumer bank account has its own personal ID. And so does the bank. How do these numbers function and how do they protect ...
  42. In what manner will a recession likely affect the marginal-propensity-to-save rate ...

    Learn why recessions are often accompanied by an increase in the marginal propensity to save and whether this is a concerning ...
  43. Whole Foods: How Will Shares React to Price Probe?

    Why it's important to look beyond the recent headlines about Whole Foods Market and accusations of pricing problems in New ...
  44. Winning Retailers Amid Sales Slump

    Declining department store retail sales and the exceptions to the rule after the end of the Great Recession.
  45. How does an investor compute a Seasonally Adjusted Annual Rate of Sales for an automotive ...

    Learn how the seasonally adjusted annual sales rate for auto companies is computed, and the significance of seasonality for ...
  46. Calculating Income Elasticity of Demand

    Income elasticity of demand is a measure of how consumer demand changes when income changes.
  47. Two Heads Are Better Than One In Finances

    Given the importance of a retirement account, having professional help with savings accounts is far more important than a ...
  48. 5 Things to Look for in a Private Banker

    When putting all your assets into one private banker basket, it pays to proceed with caution.
  49. College Tuition vs. Investing: Is It Worth It?

    With the rising cost of college and questionable career prospects awaiting college graduates, some are wondering if a college ...
  50. Do Oil Prices Affect The Auto Industry?

    Based on an understanding of complementary and substitute goods, the American auto industry is exhibiting expected effects ...
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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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