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    If you have the funds, should you buy your home with all cash? Here's how to decide which option – cash or mortgage – makes ...
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    Consumers are spending increasingly more on their animals, regardless of how the economy is doing.
  3. How Much Do Home Appraisers Make?

    Experience and training can create a high-paying career as a home appraiser, despite competitive pressures and a high level ...
  4. Shopping for a mortgage in 2016? Use this tool first.

    As home-buying technology has progressed, the process of finding the best mortgage rates for 2016 can all be done online.
  5. Top 4 Companies Owned by L Brands, Including Victoria's Secret (LB)

    L Brands, owner of lingerie giant Victoria's Secret, holds a majority ownership in three other popular brands that have allowed ...
  6. Top 8 Companies Owned by Swatch (UHR.VX)

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  7. How long should you keep bank statements?

    Bank statements should be maintained for at least one year in order to provide support documentation for tax returns, business ...
  8. Most Profitable Clothing Companies of 2016 (NKE, TJX)

    The five most profitable United States-listed clothing companies began 2016 with quarterly net income between $150 million ...
  9. Are balance transfers worth it?

    Balance transfers on credit cards are often a way to save a lot of money over the short and medium term.
  10. How Does Amazon Charge Taxes on Its Products? (AMZN)

    Most of the tax burdens are shouldered by retailers and individual sellers, creating hidden costs for consumers.
  11. How Seniors and the Elderly Can Obtain Life Insurance (MET)

    As life expectancy increases, various life insurance options are available for applicants older than the age of 50, even ...
  12. How Life Insurance Can Help With Cash Accumulation

    Did you know permanent policies also offer the prospect for reasonable cash value accumulations?
  13. A Few Crumbs for Coach

    Free snacks and more are now being offered by major carriers on economy class flights. Record profits make it possible. Competition ...
  14. What to Consider When You Finance a Home

    These are the many factors that need to be considered when obtaining financing for a home.
  15. How to Manage Entrepreneurial Risk

    Entrepreneurs face many risks that general employees don't. Understand these entrepreneurial risks and find out how to mitigate ...
  16. 5 Best Banks for Home Loans (FRME, RF)

    Here are the five best banks for home loans, broken down into the best 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed, 5/1 ARM, FHA and VA ...
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    The principle of utmost good faith is an articulation of the need for both parties to act in a completely open and honest ...
  18. How Online Banking Is Overtaking Traditional Banking

    Is traditional banking doomed to be surpassed by online banking?
  19. Mortgage Payments Don't Decrease Over Time (Most of the Time)

    Mortgage payments do not decrease over time in most cases. However, their composition changes in other ways, such as having ...
  20. ‘Retired’ Too Soon? How to Reenter the Workforce After 50

    Here's what you need to know to survive financially and reenter the workforce when you're over 50 and a layoff has forced ...
  21. Venmo vs. Square Cash vs. Google Wallet: How They Compare (SQ, GOOGL)

    Mobile P2P payment services facilitate financial transactions, and Venmo, Square Cash and Google Wallet are three major players. ...
  22. How to Avoid Student Loan Forgiveness Scams

    If someone tries to make you pay to get 'Obama student loan forgiveness,' don't fall for it. The lowdown on this scam – and ...
  23. 5 Best Entry-Level Work-From-Home Jobs

    Good paying jobs are becoming more plentiful for people who prefer working from home. These are five of the best work-from-home ...
  24. 5 Best Companies to Refinance Your Car (STI)

    High interest on a car loan can cost you money that you could be using to pay down other bills. Check out the best auto refinance ...
  25. Is Your Client Ready for an Early Retirement?

    Make sure these factors are on your checklist to ensure your client can retire early.
  26. Top 3 Cheapest Homeowners Insurance Companies

    When it comes to finding the cheapest homeowners insurance, it is worth taking the small amount of time required to comparison ...
  27. Who Is Driving Amazon's Management Team? (AMZN)

    The management team at Amazon.com, headed by Jeff Bezos, continues to propel the company's expansion into new business lines ...
  28. MasterCard vs. AMEX Platinum Card: Which Has Better Benefits? (MA, AXP)

    Both are good choices, but which is best?
  29. 5 Cheapest Celebrity Homes for Sale

    When considering residential real estate as an investment, watch for listings of homes formerly owned by celebrities as potential ...
  30. The Toilet Revolution: Turning Waste Into Profit

    The lack of proper sanitation in developing countries has led to a public health crisis, one in which the toilet revolution ...
  31. How to Get Your Idea Featured on Shark Tank

    The opportunity to present a business idea to the cast on Shark Tank hinges on some good fortune, a marketable product and ...
  32. How to Get Paid to Go to School

    Tuition benefits, grants and scholarships can help you get paid to go to school, and enjoy the payoff from your degree without ...
  33. Top 10 Work From Home Jobs That Actually Pay the Bills (AMZN, HUM)

    Work from home job opportunities are abundant as of 2016. Learn which well-known companies offer the best work at home jobs ...
  34. Is Groupon a Legitimate Business? (GRPN)

    Groupon still isn't profitable, and the legitimacy of its business model has come into question. Find out why it is legitimate ...
  35. Long-Term Installment Loans: Are They Worth It?

    Long-term installment loans help borrowers finance major purchases or consolidate credit card debt. Learn how they work, ...
  36. 4 Ways to Get the Best Auto Loan Deals

    With interest rates near historical lows, it's a great time to buy a car. Here is how to get the very best deal on an auto ...
  37. Middle Income Jobs Are Up: 7 That Pay $35,000+

    After a period of decline, middle income jobs that pay over $35,000 per year are once again on the rise as the economy continues ...
  38. Understand Your Financial Personality

    We talk to Joe Duran, the CEO of United Capital, about how different financial personalities drive decision making in investing ...
  39. AXP: How American Express' Stock Price Fell 11% in 6 Months

    American Express's stock price has taken investors on an up-and-down ride in the first half of 2016, but the overall trend ...
  40. Is Credit Karma Safe and Secure?

    Although Credit Karma has developed numerous security measures, it has unclear privacy policy terms and has had previous ...
  41. When Will Amazon Accept Bitcoin? (AMZN)

    Amazon has been reluctant to embrace digital currency for various reasons, though some reasons are pure speculation.
  42. 5 Best Outdoor Jobs to Escape Office Life

    Some of the best outdoor jobs combine a decent paycheck with a fun and stimulating workday.
  43. Buying a Life Insurance Policy? Read This First

    Knowing who needs life insurance, how it works and the different types of insurance can help consumers make informed decisions ...
  44. The 10 Highest Paying Jobs in America

    This list of the 10 highest paying jobs in America includes plenty of variety when it comes to choosing a profession.
  45. What's the best way to finance a car?

    The best ways to finance an automobile purchase include a hire purchase and self-financing.
  46. PayPower Visa Prepaid Card: What You Need to Know (HAWK)

    The PayPower prepaid card is an alternative to checking accounts and credit cards, but many online reviewers are unhappy ...
  47. When do mortgage payments usually start?

    Discover when your first mortgage payment is due and how it differs from rent. Learn about the closing process and why you ...
  48. Venmo Is Not a Scam: Here Is Why (PYPL)

    Venmo is a service that allows users to send and receive money, but some are finding the promise of quick payments to be ...
  49. How to Maximize Employee Benefits From the Start

    Taking the time to make proper selections within your employer-provided benefits package is crucial and could significantly ...
  50. When Should You Get Supplemental Life Insurance?

    For individuals with larger families and responsibilities, supplemental life insurance may bridge the shortfall in coverage ...
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