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  1. What are the benefits of prorating expenses?

    Understand what prorating expenses means for sole proprietors and entrepreneurs. Learn about the benefits of prorating expenses ...
  2. How Advisors Can Get the Most Out of Social Media

    It's imperative for financial advisors to take advantage of social media tools, and they should start with the most effective, ...
  3. Personal Loans vs. Car Loans

    How to tell whether a personal loan or a car loan is better for you.
  4. A Low Mortgage Bill May Not Be the Best Deal

    If you can't judge solely by payment amount, what's the best way to choose the most advantageous mortgage offer?
  5. Salesforce Acquisition Could Boost Microsoft

    A Microsoft acquisition of Salesforce, which has been speculated on, would help boost Microsoft's cloud presence and grow ...
  6. How does the risk of investing in the retail sector compare to the broader market?

    Learn how retail sector risks compare to the broader market and how investors use this information to achieve the best profits ...
  7. Why should an investor in the retail sector consider the Consumer Confidence Index?

    Learn how the Consumer Confidence Index works and why it is such a valuable tool for retail investors to predict future consumer ...
  8. Which type of retailers tend to perform best during weak periods in the economy?

    Learn why the grocery and food segment of the retail sector tends to perform better than other retailers during periods of ...
  9. What category of retailers will perform most strongly when the economy is doing well?

    Learn why volatile market segments such as automotive and building supplies tend to perform the best among the retail sector ...
  10. Top Family-Friendly Companies to Work For

    Today's workplace is tough on women and families. One of the most important steps to changing that is paternity leave. A ...
  11. Can You Afford a Black Centurion Amex Card?

    It’s not just this cool card’s hefty initiation and annual fees, but also the amount you have to spend each year that should ...
  12. Using Your 529 Savings to Study Abroad

    With studying abroad no longer cheap, families may find that a 529 plan college-savings account can fund educational travel. ...
  13. Does my employer's matching contribution count towards the maximum I can contribute ...

    Maximize 401(k) contributions on your own without fear; employer contributions are separate and do not hinder you contributing ...
  14. All About The Gun Business In America

    A look at the controversial US gun industry, producers, and market share.
  15. Which Gets Priority: Retirement or College Fund?

    On a tight budget? Wondering which to contribute to – your retirement or your kid's college fund? Here's expert help on how ...
  16. What is the difference between accrued revenue and accrued interest?

    Find out about the difference between accrued revenue and accrued interest and how both of these concepts are used by businesses ...
  17. 5 Reasons Why Cold Calling is Dead

    Is cold calling really dead? If so, what are the better alternatives?
  18. How Movie Theater Companies Are Combatting Netflix

    Understand why Netflix is a threat to major movie theater companies, and learn how movie theaters are fighting back against ...
  19. Why Financial Advisors Need to Know SEO

    Advisors should study these tips on how to ensure that would-be clients find them online.
  20. Home Equity Loans: Finding the Best Fit

    Using your home as a source of funds can be a smart choice in some situations. Just be sure to carefully run the numbers.
  21. What are the responsibilities of the principal in a company?

    Learn to differentiate between some of the many definitions and responsibilities of a "principal" as it relates to business ...
  22. How does government regulation impact the retail sector?

    Learn about the types of federal agencies and regulations that retail businesses have to deal with, including inconsistent ...
  23. What has the retail sector evolved to its current structure?

    Find out about the retail sector, the size of United States and global retail markets and why online retailers are changing ...
  24. 5 Hot Startup Industries Other Than Tech

    Though it’s the Facebooks and Instagrams that get the attention, not all successful startups are in tech.
  25. Home Depot Vs. Lowes: The Home Improvement Battle

    Home Depot and Lowe's are both giants of the home improvement sector. But how do they compare to one-another?
  26. Insurance Companies Vs. Banks: Separate And Not Equal

    Insurance companies and banks are both financial intermediaries. However, they don't always face the same risks and are regulated ...
  27. Why Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Might Be In Trouble

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are under increased scrutiny as debates continue about conservatorship, share price, and profit ...
  28. Top Credit Cards with 2% Cash Back

    Some of our favorite things: credit cards that give you cash back. But which one's the best deal for you? Here's why not ...
  29. Target Vs. Walmart: Who's Winning The Big Box War?

    Wal-Mart dwarfs Target in number of stores, total assets, and market cap. But which company is more profitable?
  30. The Pros & Cons of Working from Home

    Look before you leap into the ranks of employees who work from home. There are pros and cons you need to check out thoroughly ...
  31. What are the goals of a "dove" Federal Reserve head?

    Find out more about the goals of a dovish Federal Reserve Bank chair and how the chair leverages low interest rates to spur ...
  32. How do I calculate how much home equity I have?

    Find out how to calculate the home equity in your home, your home equity percentage and the loan-to-value, or LTV, based ...
  33. Which retail stocks pay the highest dividends?

    Learn which retail stocks pay the highest dividends as measured in terms of dividend yield and why investors need to carefully ...
  34. Theme Park Stocks Heating Up for Summer

    Despite declining consumer spending, theme parks have increasing visitors and revenue. Find out what that means for these ...
  35. The Success Of Patagonia's Marketing Strategy

    Patagonia's marketing strategy urging sustainibility, and the promotion of used Patagonia goods, is working and the company's ...
  36. What do hard and soft goods in the retail sector refer to?

    Understand the difference between hardlines and softlines offered by various retailers and the characteristics of these basic ...
  37. What should I study in school to prepare for a career in corporate finance?

    Find out which classes to take in college to prepare for a career in corporate finance, including management, accounting ...
  38. Smart Ways to Use a Mortgage Calculator

    When you're buying a home, it's essential to do due diligence about the true costs. Mortgage calculators will show you if ...
  39. How to Live Mortgage Free in a Tiny House

    Downsizing to a much smaller home – no more than 500 square feet – on your own or rented land can be a smart way to offload ...
  40. What are the most popular companies in the retail sector?

    Learn about some examples of popular companies in the retail sector. Understand what makes these retail companies popular ...
  41. Why do economists think it is important to track discretionary income?

    Learn about the importance of discretionary income to economists, particularly for economists who emphasize consumer spending ...
  42. What is the difference between disposable and discretionary income?

    See how disposable income and discretionary income are different, with an example to demonstrate why discretionary income ...
  43. What proportion of my income should I put into my demand deposit account?

    Find out how much money to keep in your liquid demand deposit accounts, such as checking or savings accounts, and discover ...
  44. Understanding Natural Unemployment

    Natural unemployment is often defined as the lowest rate of unemployment an economy will reach.
  45. What's a Maturity Date?

    Maturity date is the final date when any remaining principal and any unpaid interest are due on a debt.
  46. Calculating Interest Expense

    Interest expense is the cost of borrowing money.
  47. What Does an Investment Banker Do?

    An investment banker works for a financial institution that helps companies, governments and agencies raise money by issuing ...
  48. Who Needs Extortion Insurance?

    Insurance can help mitigate the financial damage of an extortion plot, but it’s important to read the fine print before taking ...
  49. Affordable Ways For Upgrading Your Home

    Upgrading your home doesn’t have to be an expensive chore. Here we give you 8 affordable ways to increase its appeal.
  50. The Pros and Cons of Buying on Amazon

    Learn how buying works with Amazon. Amazon has become the dominant player in online retail with its ruthless focus on lower ...
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  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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