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  1. Get the Best Freelance Rates for Your Work

    Smart strategies for estimating costs, researching fees, pricing projects and getting your rate for a range of clients.
  2. How To Increase Your Appeal To Prospective Lenders

    Making a business eligible for loans/credit cards at the best possible rates requires crafting an excellent credit profile ...
  3. Yes, You Can! Tips To Get A New Job In Your 50s

    Competence in your work and loyalty to your tasks are only part of what you need to become highly employable. Cultivate these ...
  4. How to Fund Retirement with Insurance

    So you've contributed the max to all available retirement vehicles...now what? Consider a permanent life insurance policy ...
  5. How Big Data Has Changed Marketing

    Big data has enabled marketers to enhance their customer engagement and customer retention strategies by providing insight ...
  6. What are the most effective ways to reduce moral hazard?

    Discover when moral hazard occurs, what it means in different arenas, and effective tools for lenders, insurers, and employers ...
  7. What is the purpose of the Herfindahl-Hirschman Index?

    Learn when a government uses the Herfindahl-Hirschman Index, and find out what the index may mean for a business in terms ...
  8. Top Bachelor Degree For A Hedgefund Career

    From economics to statistic analysis, certain bachelor's degrees make graduates more qualified for landing highly sought ...
  9. What is Unlimited Liability?

    Unlimited liability means that the owners of a business are liable for the entire amount of debt and obligations of that ...
  10. Understanding Structural Unemployment

    Structural unemployment is an economic miss-match where workers fail to find jobs and employers with available jobs fail ...
  11. What's a Revolving Line of Credit?

    A revolving line of credit is an arrangement made between a company or an individual and a bank to borrow money on a short-term ...
  12. Cost-Free Connection Of Target Groups To Marketers

    ZipDial spotted a niche marketing opportunity in the area of “missed calls” and developed a business around it. Here is how ...
  13. What are some common questions an interviewer may ask during an interview for a position ...

    Discover the world of investment banking and learn what questions are likely during an interview for a position with an investment ...
  14. What is the difference between moral hazard and adverse selection?

    Learn about moral hazard and adverse selection, how the two processes create undesired results, and the difference between ...
  15. How are contingent liabilities reflected on a balance sheet

    Find out how to identify, treat and report contingent liabilities on the balance sheet. See how the U.S. GAAP requires contingent ...
  16. How do I learn technical skills for trading commodities?

    Learn what resources are available to learn about trading commodities, and understand some of the differences between stocks ...
  17. How can key performance metrics (KPIs) help evaluate employees?

    Discover how key performance indicators can be used to evaluate employee performance around goals which support organizational ...
  18. What are the pros and cons of operating on a balanced-budget?

    Take a brief look at some of the major arguments for and against balanced budgets for the U.S. government, the largest debtor ...
  19. What is the difference between an operating expense and a capital expense?

    Learn the differences between an operating expense and a capital expense, and see how the two types of expenses are treated ...
  20. What are the different sources of business risk?

    Explore the various sources of business risk for companies and learn how critical risk management is to a company's financial ...
  21. Expat's Guide To Bank Accounts In The Philippines

    You'll need an ACR I-Card and other documents to open a bank account in the Philippines. Be sure to read the fine print about ...
  22. What is the theory of asymmetric information in economics?

    Read a brief overview of asymmetric information theory in economics, the development of its main arguments and why some challenge ...
  23. How do command economies control surplus production and unemployment rates?

    Find out how and why command economies fail, why full employment is possible under state compulsion and why overproduction ...
  24. Will Tesla Cars Ever Be Affordable?

    Tesla cars are highly sought after, but also command a very high price tag.
  25. The Story Behind Google's Success

    An ongoing commitment to innovation and rapid iteration drives Google's ongoing success.
  26. What Are The Best Mobile Banking Apps?

    As a society we expect to have 24/7 access to everything in our lives, our bank accounts included.
  27. Best Websites For Engineering Jobs

    Start with industry-specialized websites, but cast a wide net to look for engineering jobs that are the best fit for your ...
  28. What are the advantages to structuring a business as a master limited partnership ...

    Learn about master limited partnerships (MLPs) and their unique tax treatment, which may make them beneficial for certain ...
  29. What impact does disposable income have on the stock market?

    Learn what disposable income is and what it means for average consumers. Understand the impact that disposable income has ...
  30. How can you use a cash flow statement to make a budget?

    Understand how a cash flow statement can be used to create a company budget. Learn the difference between a cash budget and ...
  31. How legally binding is a letter of intent?

    Find out when a letter of intent is binding and when it is not. Understand the roles of drafting language, relationships ...
  32. What is the difference between compounding interest and simple interest?

    Learn about simple interest and compound interest, how to calculate the two types of interest and the main difference between ...
  33. Should I purchase a master limited partnership (MLP) in my retirement account?

    Learn why investors may have to pay taxes on dividends from master limited partnerships, or MLPs, held in individual retirement ...
  34. How can a company resist a hostile takeover?

    Learn about some of the defense strategies a public company's board of directors might employ to prevent a hostile bidder ...
  35. What is the difference between the loss ratio and combined ratio?

    Learn about the loss ratio and combined ratio, what the two ratios measure and the main difference between the loss ratio ...
  36. How do prepaid debit cards work?

    Learn about how prepaid debit cards work, including where they are accepted and how the financial part works like a checking ...
  37. How do I calculate the combined ratio?

    Learn about the combined ratio and how it is calculated under a financial basis and a trade basis using the loss ratio and ...
  38. WePay vs. PayPal Fees

    WePay and Paypal facilitate payments between businesses and people. Which one should you go with?
  39. What does the lapse ratio in the insurance sector measure?

    Learn about the lapse ratio, how is used in the insurance sector and what the ratio measures of insurance companies.
  40. What is the difference between product differentiation and price discrimination?

    Learn about product differentiation and price discrimination, how the two strategies are used in marketing and economics, ...
  41. What are the tax implications of owning a master limited partnership (MLP)?

    Learn about the tax benefits of owning units in a master limited partnership, and understand how distributions are treated ...
  42. How To Profit From Solar Energy

    Once regarded as too expensive and inefficient, solar energy is now becoming a more viable option for consumers and businesses ...
  43. Best Websites For Tech & IT Jobs

    If you're headed for a tech job, you've chosen a field packed with opportunity. Here's how to locate the jobs that are the ...
  44. Is it Worth Saving Up for a Bigger Down Payment?

    There are numerous low-down-payment mortgage options out there, but sometimes it makes sense to build up your savings so ...
  45. What are the differences between the Series 6 exam and the Series 7 exam?

    Learn about the regulatory exams needed to become a limited or registered representative and the main differences between ...
  46. What do mortgage lenders use the securitization food chain?

    Read about the origins of Chris Ferguson's securitization food chain, and find out how mortgage lenders could package and ...
  47. Are there any regulations on transfer pricing?

    Learn about transfer pricing, its role in intra-business calculations, and how the U.S. government regulates transfer pricing ...
  48. What licenses and certifications do you need for a career in portfolio management?

    See what it normally takes to begin a career in investment portfolio management, including education, experience, licenses ...
  49. Do joint ventures need an exit strategy?

    Understand why an exit strategy is important for a business partnership such as a joint venture, and learn the options partners ...
  50. How does the performance of the stock market affect individual businesses?

    Learn how stock markets affect individual businesses by influencing consumer spending levels and affecting the way companies ...
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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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