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  1. Financial Planning: It's About More Than Money

    Financial planning isn't just about the money. Find out where else to focus on.
  2. The World's Priciest Private Jets

    Take a look at the world's priciest private jets.
  3. 8 Essential Four-Letter Words for Financial Health

    By embracing these four-letter words, you can take the steps necessary to improve your financial health.
  4. Why is Deflation Bad for the Economy?

    Deflation can adversely affect the economy in significant ways.
  5. 5 Ways To Stretch Your Retirement Budget

    Stretch your retirement budget to live comfortably.
  6. Funding College: How to Perform a Sanity Check

    Summer is an ideal time for high school seniors and their parents to take a sanity check and make sure the chosen collegiate ...
  7. How Interest Rates Work On Car Loans

    Three big facts to know – and some numbers to crunch to get the best deal.
  8. Ethical Issues For Financial Advisors

    Financial advisors may face ethical issues in their work. Find out what they are.
  9. Mistakes to Avoid When You Own Life Insurance

    How to avoid some common mistakes that can cause tax and inheritance problems when you own life insurance.
  10. 4 Dishonest Broker Tactics And How To Avoid Them

    Protecting yourself from dishonest broker practices means knowing how to spot them.
  11. Is Travel Insurance a Good Idea?

    Is travel insurance a good idea for your next vacation? This is a look at what policies may or may not cover and when it ...
  12. Captive Insurance: A Good Wealth Management Tool?

    Captive insurance companies are legitimate tax structures, but pose risks as tax shelters. Still, they can have financial ...
  13. How does your checking account affect your credit score?

    Learn how your checking account is related to your credit score, as well as what types of banking activities do and do not ...
  14. Can a debt collector contact me about a debt that's no longer on my credit report?

    Learn about the circumstances that allow a debt collector to contact a consumer about a past-due debt that is not on a credit ...
  15. Debt Forgiveness: Escape Your Student Loans

    There are income-based plans and forgiveness for public-service employees. The latest wrinkle: loan forgiveness because the ...
  16. How to Avoid the Hijacking of Your Credit Cards

    Arm yourself with these strategies on how to safely use your credit and debit cards, and protect yourself from fraud and ...
  17. What Makes An M&A Deal Work?

    Do you know why companies merge? Here we'll take a look at three successful company acquisitions and why they succeeded. ...
  18. 9 Different Ways To Find A New Job

    Make sure you're covering all your bases and you should have a new career in no time.
  19. 9 States Where You'll Pay the Most in Taxes

    Which state you live in can mean thousands of dollars saved or lost in taxes each year. Here's a list of states to avoid ...
  20. How do I value the shares that I own in a private company?

    Share ownership in a private company is usually quite difficult to value due to the absence of a public market for the shares. ...
  21. Build Your Wealth Like a Serial Entrepreneur

    Investing wisely is one way to build wealth, but serial entrepreneurs are rethinking the way they build their portfolios. ...
  22. Money Market Case Study: Breaking the Buck

    Discover when money market funds have broken the buck and lost money, and why it is less likely to ever happen again.
  23. The Gold Standard Revisited

    Think the value of gold is unshakable? Read this chronicle of its rise and fall.
  24. Top 5 Shopping Apps of 2016

    Explore Goldman Sachs' list of the five best shopping apps and the basis for its call for $50 billion in sales to shift to ...
  25. HSA vs. FSA: Navigating the Alphabet Soup

    HSA vs. FSA: Here's a cursory view of these two types of workplace savings accounts to help you make the proper decision ...
  26. The Hidden Costs Of Home Ownership

    Mortgage lenders don't factor the extra costs into your loan amount. Make sure you save for the "little" things.
  27. Financial Planning Tips for Infertility Treatments

    Infertility treatments can help couples realize their dreams—at a cost. Luckily, these five tips may reduce the price tag ...
  28. Cash Advances: the Good and the Bad

    Understand who benefits most from cash advances – and when it might make sense to get one.
  29. Yes, You Can Make Money on Your Home Equity

    While it is not without risk, it is possible to use the equity in your home, especially if the mortgage is paid off, to invest ...
  30. The Best Alternatives to Payday Loans

    If you are short on cash a week or more before your next paycheck, you may consider taking out a so-called payday loan. There ...
  31. 10 Best States to Own a Big House

    On top of the low property taxes and average housing costs, these states all tend to have great natural beauty and land worth ...
  32. Calculating Iran's Possible Credit Rating

    Iran's central bank deputy governor says the country could be in line to receive a credit rating. IMF economic data show ...
  33. Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate

    Owning property isn't always easy, but there are plenty of perks. Here are some ways to invest in real estate.
  34. Declare Your Own Financial Independence Day

    Financial independence is not easy, but it is there for the taking with hard work and careful planning.
  35. 3 Easy Ways to Value Real Estate Investments

    Investing in income-generating real estate involves market data and a degree of subjectivity.
  36. Find the Best Homeowners Insurance

    Don't wait for the next Hurricane Sandy or massive oil sands fire to find out if your homeowners insurance really protects ...
  37. What is the Average Salary for an MBA Graduate?

    An MBA is often described as a surefire way to increase one's salary, but it's actually more complicated than that.
  38. Which Is Better: A 30-Year or a 15-Year Mortgage?

    Most homebuyers compare the monthly payments between mortgages, but what about these other points?
  39. 5 Top Business Schools in America

    These schools produce many of the most successful business grads and offer some of the best education in business and management. ...
  40. How Much Rent Can You Afford on a $100K Salary?

    You know your salary, but how much should you be spending on rent? Here's how to figure it out.
  41. 5 Ultra-Rich People Who Live Below Their Means

    How and why some crazy-rich folks have remarkably sane spending habits.
  42. The 5 Dumbest Financial Moves You Can Make

    Have you made any of these financial mistakes? Here's what not to do.
  43. Should You Pay All Cash For Your Next Home?

    Pay cash only for a home? Here are the pros and cons.
  44. 10 Most Successful Women Entrepreneurs of the Decade

    Women entrepreneurs that have risen to the top in the last decade.
  45. How Bowery Works and Makes Money

    Learn about Bowery, including the marketing strategies it uses and its many music venues that support the music industry's ...
  46. 5 Things Debt Collectors Can't Do to You

    You may owe money, but you still have rights. Know what's illegal.
  47. The Ten Commandments of Personal Finance

    Ten Commandments to follow for a secure economic future.
  48. 4 Signs You're Headed For Financial Trouble

    Financial Trouble? Beware of these signs and follow these tips.
  49. What Are the Different Parts of Medicare?

    At age 65, most people have to sign up for Medicare. Learn which of its four programs are mandatory – and which you can skip.
  50. What is Warren Buffett's annual salary at Berkshire Hathaway?

    Learn more about how much Warren Buffett receives in salary and how he continues to stay involved with his company and his ...
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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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