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    Microfinance describes banking services provided to low-income people or groups. Specific services offered by microfinance ...
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    Seed capital is the money used to start a business.
  3. JNJ vs. PG: Which is the Better Bet Right Now?

    These two stocks are long-term powerhouses, but one has the edge over the other right now.
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    Owners of small businesses have several choices when it comes to saving for retirement. When does it make sense to choose ...
  5. Women, Invest In Your Financial Literacy

    Becoming financially literate should be on the to-do list of anyone who is not.
  6. What is a Trade Credit?

    Trade credit means that a customer purchases goods from a seller who allows the purchaser to pay for those goods at a later ...
  7. Top 10 Features Of A Profitable Rental Property

    Owning rental property is a tough business. Here are 10 things you should consider before investing in an income property.
  8. Top 5 Must-Haves For Flipping Houses

    Flipping a house means a lot more than just giving it a fresh coat of paint and a new mailbox. Here's what else you'll need. ...
  9. What to Do When You Can No Longer Afford Your Car

    Life is full of unexpected and undesired events, like layoffs or divorce. Unfortunately, these events can sometimes make ...
  10. How to Save Your First $100,000

    Saving your first $100,000 requires the discipline to put money away and control your spending. But just remember – the savings ...
  11. Got a Raise? 7 Smart Things to Do With It

    If you get a raise and spend all of it each month, from a wealth-building perspective you didn’t get a raise at all. Make ...
  12. How To Make Money With Domain Names

    Domain names are hot commodities in today’s tech-centric world, and for good reason.
  13. How To Get A Job On Wall Street

    Although Wall Street has its share of problems, finding people who want to become traders isn’t one of them.
  14. Cashing In Your Life Insurance

    In tough economic times, tapping into a life insurance policy can provide a needed source of funds.
  15. A Career Guide For Marketing Majors

    Online content creation, print advertising, public relations, logo design, copywriting and website design are just a few ...
  16. Becoming An Insurance Agent

    Life insurance protects families, employers and others from financial loss in the event the insured individual dies.
  17. 9 Tips For Growing A Successful Business

    Many people start a business believing all they need to do is open the doors and the money will start flowing in. It's much ...
  18. 8 Steps To Becoming Your Own Boss

    If you’re serious about being your own boss and setting up shop in your living room, you can do it. These steps can help ...
  19. 3 Reasons To Get High-Premium Health Insurance

    Health insurance is expensive, which is why many people opt for the lowest-premium plan. But that may not always be the cheapest.
  20. The Top 5 Small Cap Restaurant Stocks for 2016 (BLMN,DENN)

    Learn about the market conditions that could help continue pushing restaurant stocks higher in 2016 and the five small-cap ...
  21. Making Money Off Your GoPro Videos (GPRO)

    Find out how to make money from your GoPro videos. The company offers a licensing platform that allows entrepreneurs to sell ...
  22. Is Catastrophic Health Insurance Right for You?

    Catastrophic health plans protect you from high medical costs if you get seriously hurt or injured. But when is catastrophic ...
  23. How Pinterest Can Make a Move On The Male Market

    By considering the preferences of men in its generation of content, features and functions, Pinterest could win over a market ...
  24. How Venture Capital Will Change in 2016

    Venture capitalists face a tech bubble on the horizon, along with an influx of new non-traditional investors via Wall Street ...
  25. What is the American Dream in 2016?

    The American Dream is still alive and well, but it looks very different than it used to.
  26. How Does Slack Work and Make Money?

    This on the rise Unicorn is an enterprise chat platform that aims to integrate all aspects of your work life on one simple ...
  27. Which Life Insurance is Right For You?

    Consumers have choices when it comes to life insurance. Knowing your future needs for cash or retirement can make the difference ...
  28. McGraw Hill Financial: An Activist Investment Analysis (MHFI, MHE)

    Learn about the high-profile split between McGraw Hill Financial and McGraw Hill Education, and how a few activist investors ...
  29. Harry's Review: Is It Worth It?

    Find out if Harry's, the fast-growing, online purveyor of low-cost razor blades and shaving kits, is worth all of the hype ...
  30. Financial Analyst: Job Description & Average Salary

    Understand the types of career paths you can take as a financial analyst, and learn the education and skills you need to ...
  31. Stormy Winter Weather: Do This to Survive

    Maybe you’ll get through the winter without dealing with a(nother) monster storm, but it’s best to be ready. Work down this ...
  32. Tools for Finding the Right Loan or Grant for Your Small Business

    Learn more about some of the best tools, resources and organizations available to connect small business owners with business ...
  33. Why Commodities Aren't to Blame for Market Malaise

    Commodities are taking the brunt of the blame for poor investment performance. Are they the real villain?
  34. 7 Ways to Use a Strong Credit Score During Retirement

    Find out why it is important to maintain a good credit in retirement. Learn seven reasons not to leave your credit score ...
  35. 6 Best Renters Insurance Providers

    Here are six companies that consistently offer excellent renters insurance at competitive rates.
  36. Manpacks Review: Is It Worth It?

    Find out if Manpacks, the fast-growing e-commerce subscription service for men's grooming products and underwear, is worth ...
  37. Amazon Financing Now in the U.K.: Is America Next?

    Amazon has unveiled a great credit product in the U.K. Will America be the next country to have access to this financing ...
  38. Return on Brokerage Client Assets: A Look at Morgan Stanley

    Revenues and profits in securities brokerage and wealth management are driven by the return on client's assets. We explain ...
  39. How to Prod Clients Into Talking Long-Term Care

    Long-term care is a difficult subject to broach, but it's a reality for millions of Americans. Here's how to bring it up ...
  40. 3 Economic Challenges France Faces in 2016

    Learn about the three most significant economic challenges facing France in 2016. How will France implement reforms to improve ...
  41. Beach Property in California: The Pros & Cons

    Learn the pros and cons of buying a beach condo in California, and how to protect yourself from common pitfalls many condominium ...
  42. 3 Methods to use Life Insurance as an Investment During Retirement

    Find out whether life insurance may be a smart investment after you retire, and why it really depends on what you are trying ...
  43. 5 Economic Changes to Expect if a Democrat Wins in 2016

    Discover the potential economic effects of a Democratic White House win in 2016, including higher taxes for the wealthy and ...
  44. How to Help a Client Qualify for Medicaid

    Figuring out Medicaid eligibility can be very complicated—here are some steps to help you assist clients with qualifying ...
  45. Pros and Cons of Indexed Universal Life Insurance

    Indexed universal life insurance has its pros and cons. Here's what you need to consider before purchasing a policy.
  46. Beach Property in Puerto Rico: The Pros & Cons

    Learn these important tips for buying a beach condo in Puerto Rico. You need to have a buyer's agent and an attorney to represent ...
  47. A Look Into Alibaba's Main Competitor: JD.com (BABA, JD)

    Read about China's two largest e-commerce companies, and learn about some operational developments that are slowly bringing ...
  48. Why You Should Use Your Credit Card For Purchases

    Responsible credit card users who always pay off their monthly balances should use their cards to buy everything.
  49. Top Resume Strategies For New Grads In Finance

    Your resume is the key to getting that first great job out of college. Here’s how to get it noticed.
  50. Steps To Buying A Home

    No matter what type of property you’re eyeing, there are steps you can take to protect your investment.
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