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  1. What agencies were created by the Glass-Steagall Act?

    Learn about the Glass-Steagall Act of 1933 that significantly reformed the banking industry, and specifically, what government ...
  2. Why is moral hazard so prevalent in the financial services industry?

    Learn the key factors that cause moral hazard to be prevalent in the financial services industry and how asymmetric information ...
  3. What are the benefits of research and development for a company?

    Learn about the many benefits of research and development (R&D) efforts for companies in competitive markets, including many ...
  4. Should You Care About The Rising Cost Of College?

    It’s nearly graduation season, so it’s time to weigh in on why you should care about rising college costs, paying for tuition ...
  5. How UnitedHealth Group Makes its Money

    Here's how UnitedHealth Group, poised to grow even more, rakes it in.
  6. Who Spends More On The Military China Or The U.S.?

    Long the military top dog in the Pacific and the world, the U.S. now faces rising pressure from China. How do the two countries' ...
  7. What factors are the primary drivers of share prices in the internet sector?

    Learn how economic factors such as interest rates, unemployment and wage growth serve as catalysts for share price movement ...
  8. How much money should I have in a savings account?

    Read a brief outline of the purpose of savings accounts, emergency funds and how to determine how much money to store for ...
  9. Azim Premji: India's Generous Manufacturing Mogul

    Azim Premji transformed a cooking fat company into a conglomerate that's advanced India's IT sector, but he's also someone ...
  10. Auto Insurance: Paying By The Mile Vs. Monthly

    Would you benefit if you bought your auto insurance by the mile instead of simply paying a flat monthly premium?
  11. Don't Lose Your Wealth Due To Healthcare Costs

    This article will highlight the use of an ILIT type of trust to protect wealth in the case of serious illness and transfer ...
  12. What mobile apps are best for tracking your cash budget?

    Discover the best mobile apps for tracking cash budgets to manage spending, increase savings and improve your overall financial ...
  13. Do creditors have the same rights in all 50 US states?

    Learn more about the rights of creditors to pursue their debts; how they may vary from state to state and how they are regulated ...
  14. What are the advantages to registering a Limited Liability Company (LLC) in Delaware?

    Understand the numerous benefits that come with registering a limited liability company in Delaware compared to other states.
  15. What is a Z bond in a collateralized mortgage obligation (CMO)?

    Learn about Z-bonds, which are the riskiest level of tranches in collateralized mortgage obligations, and understand how ...
  16. Were collateralized mortgage obligations (CMOs) responsible for the financial crisis ...

    Learn how collateralized mortgage obligations helped to fuel the 2008 financial crisis, and see how many failed to understand ...
  17. How Auto Insurance By The Mile Works

    If you don't drive much, would auto insurance cost less if you paid by the mile? Consumers in some states are finding out.
  18. Jumping On Retail With ETFs

    Retail ETFs offer limited trading and investment choices, with two primary funds and a single illiquid leveraged fund.
  19. What companies give the purest exposure to the chemicals sector?

    Explore investment opportunities in the chemicals sector, and discover how investors can make pure chemical investments and ...
  20. What is the best software for calculating the cash budget of a small business?

    Explore the various types of small-business accounting software to find the best program to calculate and track your company's ...
  21. What is the best software for calculating the cash budget of an individual?

    Explore the options and features of several leading personal finance tools to find the best software for calculating your ...
  22. What is the electronics sector?

    Learn more about the electronics sector and the challenges and opportunities presented to electronics companies by new and ...
  23. What's an easy way of calculating gross sales in Excel?

    Use Excel to calculate gross sales, display sales data, and establish a template that allows for extensive sales calculations ...
  24. Is My Health Insurance Good Abroad?

    Which emergencies will your health insurance cover (or not cover) if you get sick in a foreign country? Here's how to protect ...
  25. How Big Data Has Changed Insurance

    No longer confined to technology, big data has become integral to providing solutions to the insurance industry's long standing ...
  26. How can you calculate your cash budget in Excel?

    Using Excel to track income and spending, estimate the effects of lifestyle changes, and present the information in ways ...
  27. Growing Consumer Market For Wearable Technology

    Wearable technology is rapidly on the rise, and so are investments in such projects, which include apps for Apple's new watch ...
  28. What's the difference between the prime rate and the repo rate?

    Learn about repo rates and prime rates and their differences. Explore the uses of these rates in consumer lending and managing ...
  29. What is fiduciary liability insurance, and what are its benefits?

    Understand what fiduciary liability insurance is, what companies or individuals can benefit from having it, and when it is ...
  30. What is the point of developing a business model?

    Learn some of the benefits of developing a business model and how business models are used. Consider an example of business ...
  31. What should ordinary borrowers know about the prime rate?

    Learn more about how prime rates are used in consumer lending and how consumers may obtain better interest rates at or near ...
  32. Investment Banks: Not a Good Bet Right Now?

    Investment banks might appear safe to investors at the moment, but they're probably more dangerous than advertised.
  33. How Ecommerce Titan eBay Makes its Money

    eBay is a $68 billion ecommerce titan. Here's why.
  34. Which economic factors most affect the demand for consumer goods?

    Understand how key economic factors such as inflation, unemployment, interest rates and consumer confidence affect the level ...
  35. Who can attend the meeting of creditors (341 hearing)?

    Learn about who may attend and what typically takes place at a 341 creditors hearing. Find out about the role of the trustee ...
  36. Do businesses in states with right-to-work laws have demonstrably less deadweight ...

    Learn more about the economic impact of right-to-work laws and how unions impact production and purchase levels. Explore ...
  37. How Big Data Has Changed Healthcare

    Like many other industries, healthcare has adapted to data analytics not only for its financial returns but also improving ...
  38. The Story Behind Apple's Success

    The marketing helps, and the media and fan frenzy never hurt; but it is the quality of the products that drive Apple's success. ...
  39. How reliable or accurate is marginal analysis?

    Learn why predictive marginal analysis is limited by human knowledge and reason, but reflective marginal analysis can always ...
  40. What is the importance of residual value in an automobile lease?

    Find out how dealerships assign residual value and why this is an important factor in car leases. Learn about a tactic some ...
  41. Best Websites For Big Pharma Jobs

    If the big numbers (jobs, career options, locations) of big pharma are pulling you toward that industry, here's how to find ...
  42. What is a Cyclical Stock?

    A cyclical stock is an equity security whose price is affected by ups and downs in the overall economy.
  43. What is holistic marketing, and how can it be applied in business?

    Understand what holistic marketing is, and learn how it works in practical application within various business models.
  44. Why are insurance companies and pension funds considered financial instruments?

    Find out why insurance companies and pension funds are considered carriers of financial instruments, and what role they play ...
  45. What content does a letter intent have to have?

    Review some of the standard language that ought to be included in a letter of intent between two parties in a business transaction.
  46. What's the difference between the production cost and the manufacturing cost?

    Learn more about fixed and variable expenses incurred by businesses. Find out how production and manufacturing costs impact ...
  47. What is the difference between a letter of intent and a memorandum of understanding?

    Understand what a letter of intent and a memorandum of understanding are, and learn the primary difference between the two ...
  48. What is the difference between speculation and gambling?

    Learn about speculation and gambling, examples of speculation and gambling, and the main difference between a speculator ...
  49. What do creditors have to report to credit bureaus?

    Protect your credit score by understanding how creditors report information about your debts and payments, which can affect ...
  50. What are some examples of different types of business models in major industries?

    Learn what types of business models are currently being used in the marketplace as well as examples of models that work for ...
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    YouTube's Partner Program helps users earn money through their channels. Find out how.
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