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    Unlike other social platforms, Pinterest actually caters to people who want more stuff.
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    YouTube is the third most visited site in the world, and numerous people are making money thanks to the site's popularity. ...
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    Specializing in structured or derivative credit products like mortgage-backed securities requires education and prior experience ...
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    Exchanging currency is a necessary part of traveling, but not all currency exchanges are created equal.
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    Learn how versatility in a company’s core competencies allows the company to use them to its advantage, including providing ...
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    Learn about the arguments in favor of deflation and why some people feel it is a good thing despite being almost universally ...
  7. What factors are taken into account to quantify credit risk?

    Learn how probability of default, or PD; loss given default, or LGD; and exposure at default, or EAD, are used to help quantify ...
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    Understand the process of cash on delivery (COD) as well as where identity theft and fraud may occur and some techniques ...
  9. What kinds of private equity investments are out there?

    Learn why private equity can be so profitable and how to buy this type of investment often reserved for institutional and ...
  10. Why would a company want to do an acquisition of another company?

    Review some of the reasons why business acquisitions take place, and how the acquiring company is looking to benefit from ...
  11. The 5 Best Fortune 500 Mentorship Programs

    These top Fortune 500 companies offer mentorship programs to recent graduates.
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    Credit cards are now much more widely accepted in China – and one issuer leads the pack, due to its deal with China UnionPay, ...
  14. 3 Major Risks For Annaly’s Investors

    Thanks to its double-digit dividend yield, Annaly Capital Management has long been a favorite among income-seeking investors. ...
  15. How do business ethics differ from industry to industry?

    Learn how business ethics differ based on industry, from energy companies' environmental stewardship to tech firms' respect ...
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    Whenever you invest in a leveraged financial fund or are thinking about doing so, it's important to know the risks that could ...
  17. How Your Government's Budgetary Decisions Impact the Public Sector

    Issues facing the public sector are not unlike some issues facing America’s oldest and largest companies, but with larger ...
  18. What is Asset Management?

    In the investment world, asset management refers to active management of an investor’s portfolio by a financial services ...
  19. What's Demand Elasticity?

    Demand elasticity is the measure of how demand changes as other factors change. Demand elasticity is often referred to as ...
  20. Who are Stakeholders?

    “Stakeholder” is used in commerce to describe any party who has an interest in a business or enterprise. Traditionally, stakeholders ...
  21. What are Core Competencies?

    Core competencies are the essence of what a company does well. A business uses its core competencies to make and develop ...
  22. The Best City to Become An Entrepreneur Is What?!

    These four U.S. cities form a new landscape of cities that nurture the entrepreneurial spirit.
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    Discover how revenue splitting works and how credit card companies are able to utilize basis points in revenue splits to ...
  24. What schools did Warren Buffett attend on his way to getting his science and economics ...

    Learn how Warren Buffett became so successful through his attendance at multiple prestigious schools and his real-world experiences.
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    Learn which groups of individuals the consumer price index analyzes in an effort to gauge price changes across a broad range ...
  26. Afraid Of A New Financial Crisis?

    It may be time for the U.S. to adopt a model for financial companies that better deters risky financial behavior.
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    While family businesses present great opportunity for financial advisors, advising them goes well beyond managing assets ...
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    Goal-based investing seems like an obvious tactic. But many investors have only a vague idea what their goals are, much less ...
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    With a little foresight, every consumer can find ways to eat healthier without spending much money.
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    Long-term care insurance is as expensive as it is necessary for many people, but is it right for all financial advisor clients?
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    Read about the legal and practical differences between a corporate merger and corporate acquisition, two terms often used ...
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    Find out how Warren Buffett's value investing style contrasts with that of his mentor, Benjamin Graham, by relying on quality ...
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    Both websites help you find homes for sale, but they organize the information differently. Here's how they compare.
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    Pounding the pavement isn't the only way to avoid a broker fee. Here are some other tactics, plus the best online sites for ...
  38. What Happens If Your Insurance Company Goes Bankrupt?

    When insurance companies go bankrupt or face financial difficulty, it's bad news for policy holders.
  39. Are You An FA Looking For A New Job? Read This First

    The choice between a larger or smaller company may be decided by an advisor's experience or temperament. Find out the best ...
  40. What Drives Consumer Demand for Tesla?

    Tesla did not invent the electric vehicle market, but it has brought to it elements of luxury and elite status. But what ...
  41. Does the consumer or seller benefit more from a cash-on-delivery transaction?

    See why both buyers and sellers benefit from cash-on-delivery transactions, yet it is impossible to determine who benefits ...
  42. What is Warren Buffett's relation to "Supercat" insurance?

    Understand the concept of catastrophe reinsurance and learn how Berkshire Hathaway makes billions providing such insurance ...
  43. Square vs. Stripe

    Square and Stripe are transforming payment processing. However, while similar in many ways, the companies do have their fair ...
  44. What impact does brand equity have on profit margins?

    Learn how both positive and negative brand equity affects profit margins by influencing profit per customer, sales volume ...
  45. What impact to public-private partnerships have on economic growth?

    Read about the impact of private-public partnerships on economic growth, and see what both proponents and critics of these ...
  46. When does cyclical unemployment become structural unemployment?

    Learn about the conditions under which cyclical unemployment becomes structural unemployment. Find out more about the relationship ...
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    Find out why the underwriter may be the most important person in your real estate transaction, and learn what information ...
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    Learn more about credit risk in loaning to individuals and businesses. Understand how credit risk is determined and the impact ...
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    Learn the best way to create a successful budget. Learn how to cut unneeded expenses without impacting what you need for ...
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    Is revolving credit right for you? The benefits greatly outweigh the risk when used responsibly, but it also has the ability ...
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    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
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    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
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    Cyber Monday is becoming more popular than Black Friday. Here's why.
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