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    Is it possible that Jessica Alba is one of the savviest businesswomen on the planet?
  2. Why U.S. Credit Cards Are Getting a Chip and Pin

    With the introduction of EMV technology into U.S. credit cards, consumers should worry less about fraud and counterfeiting.
  3. Schedule Loan Repayments with Excel Formulas

    Calculate all the particulars of a loan using Excel, and set up a schedule of repayment for a mortgage or any other loan.
  4. Millennials Guide: Freelancer vs. Employee

    How to decide if joining the gig economy is right for you.
  5. When Getting a Rent-to-Own Car Makes Sense

    If your credit is bad, rent-to-own may be a better way to purchase a car than taking out a subprime loan – or it may not ...
  6. What Qualifies as a Nonperforming Asset?

    A nonperforming asset is a loan made by a financial institution to a borrower who has failed to make any scheduled payments ...
  7. What Does a Merchant Bank Do?

    A merchant bank is a financial institution that performs underwriting, loan services, financial advising and fund raising ...
  8. How Does a Lease Work?

    A lease is an agreement between two parties where the lessor owns property that it allows the lessee to use pursuant to terms ...
  9. All About Income

    Income is the money you or a business earns by providing goods or services, or through investments.
  10. Understanding Frictional Unemployment

    Frictional unemployment is one aspect of natural unemployment, which is unemployment caused by things other than an underperforming ...
  11. Fixing Your Credit Score: A Do It Yourself Guide

    Following these five steps can go a long way toward repairing a low score.
  12. How to Shop for Home Insurance

    Tips for getting the best protection for your place and possessions.
  13. Best Ways to Exchange Currency

    How to avoid fees and get the best deal for your dollar.
  14. 10 Ways to Manage Student Loan Debt

    How to manage those pesky payments as you embark on adult life.
  15. Co-signing a Loan? Make Sure You Know The Risks

    Contractually, co-signers are just as responsible for the loan as the person actually borrowing the money. Be careful not ...
  16. Top Websites to Start an Online Business

    The Internet offers nearly endless ideas and opportunities for new businesses. Here are some great resources to get your ...
  17. Should You Increase Your Credit Card Limit?

    What if you took out a new credit card and the issuing company started you off with a fairly low credit limit that hasn't ...
  18. Things Nursing Homes Are Not Allowed to Do

    What rights do a home's residents have? The same ones they they had before they entered the facility.
  19. The 10 Must Watch Movies For Finance Professionals

    Finance makes for great cinema; here are 10 of the best offerings by Hollywood on the subject.
  20. How Much Medicaid and Medicare Cost Americans

    Medicaid & Medicare cost Americans plenty out of their paychecks. But how much, really? And what does that money buy?
  21. 3 Ways to Monetize Your Expertise

    Anyone can make money from sharing their knowledge with others.
  22. How Dave Ramsey Made His Fortune

    Dave Ramsey is one of America's most trusted sources for financial advice, but how exactly did he make his money?
  23. The 3 Biggest Canadian Banks

    Examine some of the largest banks in Canada, which also rank among the largest and most important banks in the industry worldwide.
  24. The Economics of a CrossFit Gym

    Learn the economics of opening a CrossFit gym, including the business model, relationship with corporate, expenses and projected ...
  25. The 4 Biggest Chinese Banks

    Learn how the Chinese banking system is operated and managed, and get information about the top four largest banks in the ...
  26. The 3 Most Common Demand Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

    One of the hardest parts of creating a new product is figuring out if people are actually going to want it.
  27. Healthcare Premiums Keep Rising, But Salaries Aren’t

    Learn how college and health insurance costs have skyrocketed while wages have stagnated, and how, given the necessity of ...
  28. Avoiding Red Flags with Online Mortgage Lenders

    Using an online mortgage lender can be convenient, but how do you know you can trust one? Follow these tips to make sure ...
  29. Retirement Plan Options for Small-Business Owners

    Small-business owners and self-employed individuals are responsible for funding their own retirement. The SEP-IRA and solo ...
  30. The Insurance Industry's Future in Visual Tech Investment

    A growing number of automobile insurers are choosing to invest in developing digital infrastructure.
  31. Using Your Credit Card To Rebuild Credit

    Responsibly using credit cards is one of the best ways to rebuild a poor credit rating.
  32. Who's Funding Jeb Bush?

    Jeb Bush is the younger brother of former President George W. Bush and one of former President George H. W. Bush’s sons. ...
  33. Student Loan Asset-Backed Securities: Safe or Subprime?

    Similar to the mortgage-backed securities that caused the 2008 recession, student loan asset-backed securities could lead ...
  34. Career Advice: Management Consulting Vs. Investment Banking

    Compare the career opportunities available in management consulting and investment banking. Learn about salaries, skills ...
  35. Career Advice: Management Consulting Vs. Law

    Compare the career opportunities between management and law using such criteria as skills needed, starting salary and work-life ...
  36. Key Financial Ratios to Analyze Investment Banks

    Find out which financial ratios are most useful when analyzing an investment bank, and why tracking capital efficiency is ...
  37. Career Advice: Management Consulting Vs. Private Equity

    Compare the career paths of management consulting and private equity, using criteria such as skills needed, starting salary ...
  38. An Inside Look at Pinterest's Business Model

    Learn about Pinterest and the type of company it is trying to become. Understand the company's business model and what makes ...
  39. Career Advice: Management Consulting Vs. Hedge Fund

    Compare careers in management consulting and hedge funds using criteria such as skills needed, educational requirements, ...
  40. Can I use my 401(k) to pay for my college loans?

    Find out how to use your 401(k) retirement savings to fund your college education, including the basics of hardship withdrawals ...
  41. Can I take my 401(k) to buy a house?

    Find out how you may be able to use your 401(k) retirement savings to finance the purchase of a house, including the basics ...
  42. Millennials & Debt: Why So Many Still Live at Home

    More millennials live with their parents now than they did during recent recessions. Here's why.
  43. 5 Ways to Merge Marketing and Your Hobbies

    Marketing your services is an ongoing part of your business. There's no better way to do it than by engaging in activities ...
  44. Will Donald Trump Take Donations for His Campaign?

    Will Donald Trump's billions net him the Republican nomination, or will he need the help of wealthy donors?
  45. Invest in Costco? First Understand Its Balance Sheet

    A strong balance sheet sets a company apart and boosts investor confidence. How healthy is Costco based on an analysis of ...
  46. Should You Work At A Boutique Investment Bank?

    Boutique investment banks are consistently increasing their marketshare. Should you consider a job at a boutique instead ...
  47. Top 10 Must-Read Books for Finance Professionals

    Interested in the financial world? Here are some books that provide keen insight into its history and how it works.
  48. A Look Into Donald Trump's Many Income Sources

    While real estate remains at the heart of Donald Trump's empire, there are a several other income sources that have helped ...
  49. Employers: Don't Forget IRS Form 941

    Your obligations as an employer include various employment taxes. Use this form to report them.
  50. Sending Money: MoneyGram vs. Western Union

    Comparing the differences between the services – and the fees.
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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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