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    Discover how revenue splitting works and how credit card companies are able to utilize basis points in revenue splits to ...
  2. What schools did Warren Buffett attend on his way to getting his science and economics ...

    Learn how Warren Buffett became so successful through his attendance at multiple prestigious schools and his real-world experiences.
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    Learn which groups of individuals the consumer price index analyzes in an effort to gauge price changes across a broad range ...
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    It may be time for the U.S. to adopt a model for financial companies that better deters risky financial behavior.
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    While family businesses present great opportunity for financial advisors, advising them goes well beyond managing assets ...
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  7. This Investment Strategy Could Be Your key To Success

    Goal-based investing seems like an obvious tactic. But many investors have only a vague idea what their goals are, much less ...
  8. 4 Secrets You Should Know When Buying Groceries

    With a little foresight, every consumer can find ways to eat healthier without spending much money.
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    The earlier you start preparing your tax records and documents, the more likely you are to have a smooth tax return experience ...
  10. Chase Sapphire Preferred Vs. AmEx Platinum

    Chase Sapphire Preferred has many rewards and is much cheaper. Is American Express Platinum worth its premium price? That ...
  11. Does the Middle-Class Need LTC Insurance?

    Long-term care insurance is as expensive as it is necessary for many people, but is it right for all financial advisor clients?
  12. What is the difference between a merger and an acquisition?

    Read about the legal and practical differences between a corporate merger and corporate acquisition, two terms often used ...
  13. How did Warren Buffett's investing style conflict with Benjamin Graham's theories ...

    Find out how Warren Buffett's value investing style contrasts with that of his mentor, Benjamin Graham, by relying on quality ...
  14. Real Estate Face-Off: Zillow Vs. Trulia

    Both websites help you find homes for sale, but they organize the information differently. Here's how they compare.
  15. Finding A No-Fee Rental In New York City

    Pounding the pavement isn't the only way to avoid a broker fee. Here are some other tactics, plus the best online sites for ...
  16. What Happens If Your Insurance Company Goes Bankrupt?

    When insurance companies go bankrupt or face financial difficulty, it's bad news for policy holders.
  17. Are You An FA Looking For A New Job? Read This First

    The choice between a larger or smaller company may be decided by an advisor's experience or temperament. Find out the best ...
  18. What Drives Consumer Demand for Tesla?

    Tesla did not invent the electric vehicle market, but it has brought to it elements of luxury and elite status. But what ...
  19. Does the consumer or seller benefit more from a cash-on-delivery transaction?

    See why both buyers and sellers benefit from cash-on-delivery transactions, yet it is impossible to determine who benefits ...
  20. What is Warren Buffett's relation to "Supercat" insurance?

    Understand the concept of catastrophe reinsurance and learn how Berkshire Hathaway makes billions providing such insurance ...
  21. Square vs. Stripe

    Square and Stripe are transforming payment processing. However, while similar in many ways, the companies do have their fair ...
  22. What impact does brand equity have on profit margins?

    Learn how both positive and negative brand equity affects profit margins by influencing profit per customer, sales volume ...
  23. What impact to public-private partnerships have on economic growth?

    Read about the impact of private-public partnerships on economic growth, and see what both proponents and critics of these ...
  24. When does cyclical unemployment become structural unemployment?

    Learn about the conditions under which cyclical unemployment becomes structural unemployment. Find out more about the relationship ...
  25. What is the underwriter's job in a real estate transaction?

    Find out why the underwriter may be the most important person in your real estate transaction, and learn what information ...
  26. Why do high profiting sales mitigate credit risk?

    Learn more about credit risk in loaning to individuals and businesses. Understand how credit risk is determined and the impact ...
  27. What is the most effective way to write a successful budget?

    Learn the best way to create a successful budget. Learn how to cut unneeded expenses without impacting what you need for ...
  28. What is the use of having revolving credit if your credit score suffers for using ...

    Is revolving credit right for you? The benefits greatly outweigh the risk when used responsibly, but it also has the ability ...
  29. What causes human capital to depreciate?

    Read about what life events may cause a worker's human capital to depreciate, both in absolute terms and relative value compared ...
  30. What are Fringe Benefits?

    Fringe benefits are non-monetary compensation employers give to employees. They are often associated with high priced perks ...
  31. How to Challenge & Win A Credit Card Dispute

    Found an error on your credit card statement? Five strategies to persuade the card issuer to fix it in your favor.
  32. Which States Have the Cheapest Home Insurance?

    You can't choose where you live by its insurance rates. But if you did, these are the states to pick.
  33. What are Technical Skills?

    Technical skills are specialized knowledge and abilities used to perform a specific task. Technical skills are often associated ...
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    If you're looking for a rewards card and you have an average credit score, this one's worth investigating.
  35. New York City Apartment Hunting: A Broker Or Not?

    New York City is one of the most difficult-to-navigate real estate markets in the world. A broker can guide you and, surprisingly, ...
  36. Say Goodbye To Overdraft Fees

    At $35 a pop, overdraft fees can mount up quickly. Here are 4 different strategies for avoiding them.
  37. What's the best-selling iPhone model of all time?

    Learn how Apple's iPhone 6 and the larger iPhone 6+ have taken over the top-selleing spot for the Cupertino, California-based ...
  38. This Mysterious Job Saves You Money On Groceries

    Mystery shoppers visit various establishments. Discover how their efforts will save you money in the long run.
  39. Why Is Wall Street Dominated By Men?

    Find out why women in the financial industry are still lagging behind their male counterparts when it comes to pay.
  40. The Best Online Job Search Techniques

    Looking for a job? Today the best online job search techniques involve social media, automated searches, and well-crafted ...
  41. 10 Tax Benefits For The Self-Employed

    Running your own business has both personal and financial perks.
  42. Top Choices For College In Chicago

    Check out these colleges and universities if you want to study in Chicago, one of America's most vibrant cities.
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    Put these at the top of the application pile if you're thinking about going to college in Los Angeles.
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    If you don't know how to redeem your rewards points, we'll show you the easiest way to avoid rewards devaluation this year. ...
  46. Resume Rules For Graphic Designers

    One resume approach may not suit all jobs. Here's how a graphic designer can produce the resume that gets the job.
  47. What types of companies usually offer fringe benefits?

    Learn what types and sizes of companies typically offer fringe benefits to employees in an effort to recruit as well as retain ...
  48. Which Are Houston's Top Colleges?

    If you want to go to college in Houston, Texas, here are four universities that should be at the top of your list.
  49. On-the-Job Training Or College: Which Is Better?

    With student debt mounting, you may ask, Is college worth it? Here's how to decide what's right for you – on-the-job training ...
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    These six cheap and nutritious foods are a perfect way to deal with rising grocery prices while staying healthy.
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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.
  3. How To Monetize Your YouTube Channel

    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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