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    The pharmacy benefit manager claims to lower prescription drug costs for consumers, medical providers, and health insurance ...
  2. The Daily Routine Of A Hedge Fund Manager

    What does a hedge fund manager's day really look like? Investopedia provides an inside look at the routine.
  3. How Peter Thiel Became a Superstar

    A review of the career of legendary Silicon Valley entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel.
  4. 3 Key Steps To Take Before You Quit Your Job

    Leaving a job on the best basis means thinking through everything from professional etiquette to what's financially adequate.
  5. Are These the 10 Best Stocks in the World?

    Most of the top 10 stocks in the world have performed exceptionally well over the past several years. Here's a look at their ...
  6. Credit Card Review: Premier Rewards Gold Amex

    Read more about the American Express Premier Rewards Gold card, one of the top charge cards in the United States and a favorite ...
  7. Best Banks to Stash Your Million Dollars

    Get the richest perks and red carpet treatment for you and your money from these financial institutions.
  8. Credit Card Review: Gold Delta SkyMiles Amex

    Learn about the three American Express cards that partner with Delta Airlines. Understand the benefits of the Gold Delta ...
  9. Credit Card Review: Citi ThankYou Preferred

    Understand what makes a reward credit card worth opening. Learn about the Citi ThankYou Preferred card and its benefits and ...
  10. How Advisors Can Help New Doctors Conquer Debt

    Doctors have high potential for building long-lasting wealth, but they need advice on the best way to pay off student loan ...
  11. Advisors: Get Those Referrals! (Here's How)

    If you're not talking to your clients about referring you to friends, you should be.
  12. How is market value determined in the real estate market?

    Learn how fair market value is determined during a real estate appraisal and how market values are really decided by professional ...
  13. Credit Card Review: Citi Diamond Preferred

    Read about Citi's Diamond Preferred credit card, a low APR offering with excellent balance transfer benefits and a long-term ...
  14. Credit Card Review: Capital One Quicksilver Rewards

    Learn more about the Capital One Quicksilver Rewards card and how its simple cash back rewards program can put more money ...
  15. Credit Card Review: BankAmericard Travel Rewards

    Understand what the BankAmericard Travel Rewards card is and what its benefits are. Learn about the few drawbacks to the ...
  16. Credit Card Review: Discover it

    Learn why the Discover it card provides a great balance between cost effectiveness and robust rewards, especially for those ...
  17. How long does it take to execute an M&A deal?

    Read about the mergers and acquisitions process, and find out why the average M&A deal can take half a year to three years ...
  18. The Number One Reason Why Most Traders Fail

    We show you the simple tools, availble to everyone, to succeed as an active trader: education, experience, charts, vision, ...
  19. IPO Flippers And The Companies Who Hate Them

    Learn how flipping activity affects an initial public offering.
  20. Netflix's New Strategy: Penetrate Your Hotel Room

    Will Netflix’s new venture—to offer its media content in hotels—pay dividends? Investopedia explores the business potential ...
  21. American Express Returns Vs. DJ Industrial Average

    American Express has handily outperformed the Dow Jones Industrial Average since 2009, but unusual weakness in the last year ...
  22. What are the best free online calculators for calculating my taxable income?

    Find out where to locate the best online calculators to determine your taxable income and why it is important to know this ...
  23. How do a corporation's shareholders influence its Board of Directors?

    Find out how shareholders can influence the activity of the members of the board of directors and even change official corporate ...
  24. Credit Card Review: Platinum American Express

    Take a closer look at the gold standard of luxury travel rewards credit cards, the American Express Platinum, and find out ...
  25. Credit Card Review: Citi Simplicity

    Understand how the Citi Simplicity credit card works, what its pros and cons are, and which kinds of consumers would be happiest ...
  26. Credit Card Review: Discover it Miles

    Understand what makes a credit card valuable and possible drawbacks; learn about the Discover it Miles card and how it may ...
  27. Credit Card Review: Chase Sapphire Preferred

    Learn why the Chase Sapphire Preferred card is ideal for users who travel a lot and like to eat at restaurants, and discover ...
  28. Vice Can Be Nice: 4 Sin Stocks to Consider

    These four sin stocks are likely to be resilient during a bear market.
  29. A Day in the Life of a Financial Advisor

    Financial advisors do a lot more than just manage portfolios, including prospecting, marketing, client servicing, compliance ...
  30. The Best (and Worst) Companies For Workplace Diversity

    Learn which large companies are the most committed to workplace diversity and which have the most work to do in their hiring ...
  31. How Top Advisors Innovate to Stay Ahead

    Successful advisors are innovative, reaching out to a new generation of clients by embracing new technology.
  32. How does investment banking differ from commercial banking?

    Discover how investment banking differs from commercial banking, the responsibilities of each and how the two can be combined ...
  33. Why do commercial banks borrow from the Federal Reserve?

    Learn how commercial banks borrow from the Federal Reserve to meet minimum reserve requirements, and discover the pros and ...
  34. The Benefits Of Corporate Inversion

    Many U.S. companies have found it advantageous to relocate their headquarters rather than face the highest corporate tax ...
  35. Is Level Money the Perfect Budgeting Tool?

    Here’s a detailed review of how Level Money works and whether it could be the perfect tool to help you budget.
  36. Credit Card Review: Chase Slate

    Take a closer look at one of the most popular balance-transfer credit cards on the market: the Chase Slate card with a 0% ...
  37. Credit Card Review: BankAmericard

    Examine an overview of the credit card lineup offered through Bank of America, each of which is a different version of the ...
  38. Finding & Retaining High-Net-Worth Clients

    Finding high-net-worth clients is just the beginning of the process of advising such individuals. Once you've found them, ...
  39. 10 Jobs to Avoid Right Now

    These jobs may never recover to pre-recession highs, can easily be outsourced overseas or may disappear altogether as technology ...
  40. Are You Paying Too Much in Taxes?

    Overpaying taxes amounts to an interest-free loan to the government. Here are some ways to avoid that scenario.
  41. How can I invest in electronic retailing (e-tailing)?

    Learn about the different ways to invest in electronic retail. Amazon.com and Alibaba are the two dominant players in electronic ...
  42. 10 Richest, Most Successful Tech Geniuses

    Unlike many industries, tech billionaires are mostly self-made. Many of these billionaires came from humble means and, through ...
  43. Understanding Your FICO Score

    Lenders use the FICO score to assess a loan applicant’s credit risk.
  44. What Does an Auditor Do?

    An auditor ensures that organizations maintain accurate and honest financial records.
  45. What Does Inferior Good Mean?

    The term “inferior good” does not describe a lack of quality, but rather, is an economic term used when discussing elasticity ...
  46. Pepsi (PEP) Gets Crafty with Soda: Will it Pop?

    Pepsi is getting crafty with the launch of its Stubborn Soda. Is it a recipe for success?
  47. Will Consumer Spending Save 2015?

    Consumer spending is considered an important number (and it is), but a savvy investor will always look at "why" rather than ...
  48. Will Jet.com Revolutionize Shopping?

    Jet.com has arrived and will look to steal market share from Amazon over the next several years. Will it be successful?
  49. Advisors: Broach this Topic with Grandparents

    Talking to older clients about financial planning for their grandchildren may help secure a new generation of clients.
  50. How to Respond to 'I Already Have an Advisor'

    Every advisor has met someone who already works with an advisor. Here are some tips for keeping the door open.
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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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