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  1. What is the difference between a correspondent bank and intermediary bank?

    Read about the differences between intermediary banks and correspondent banks, why their role is necessary, and where the ...
  2. What is the difference between payment netting and close-out netting?

    Learn about the risk reduction practice of netting, and specifically the differences between payment netting and close-out ...
  3. What are the long-term effects of delinquent accounts?

    Find out more about loan delinquency, loan defaults and the long-term consequences of borrowers who are delinquent on their ...
  4. MLPs: How They Are Taxed

    The advantages of MLPs outweigh the disadvantages, especially if you play your cards right.
  5. Pros and Cons of Master Limited Partnerships

    Want steady income? Consider looking into MLPs.
  6. Why Advisors Should Seek Out Wealthy Workers

    The majority of "high-net-workers" thinks an advisor would add value, but few use them. Financial advisors should see this ...
  7. Are Annuities Right for You?

    Annuities are safe and often appealing, but IRAs and 401(k)s offer advantages that annuities typically can’t match, with ...
  8. What are the liabilities of a silent partner?

    Understand the position of a silent partner in a business, specifically how the liability of a silent partner is limited ...
  9. How was the American Dream impacted by the housing market collapse in 2008?

    Learn how the American Dream was impacted by the housing collapse in 2008. Due to the housing collapse, millions ended up ...
  10. Does Bernie Sanders Have A Chance?

    Bernie Sanders, an independent senator from Vermont, announced his candidacy for president last May. Does Sanders have a ...
  11. American Express Cards: Centurion Vs. Platinum

    If you're offered a coveted black card from Amex, should you accept it?
  12. Should You Insure Your Wedding Dress?

    It can be money well spent that ensures your gown is ready for your big day. Plus, insurance covers a groom's and other attendants' ...
  13. What are the differences between a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified ...

    Understand the differences between a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Certified Financial Planner. Learn how each approaches ...
  14. What is the best way to start to rebuild your credit after a bankruptcy?

    Find out some simple steps you can take to rebuild your credit score gradually after filing a bankruptcy, starting with a ...
  15. How do I use the rule of 72 to estimate compounding periods?

    Find out how and why you can use the rule of 72 to approximate the amount of time it will take for an investment to double ...
  16. 3 Reasons To Get Umbrella Insurance

    A relatively small annual premium can buy you a lot of peace of mind. In today's litigious society, that's money well spent.
  17. Why Zynga Might Be the Most Undervalued Stock of 2015

    Learn why Zynga, despite having fallen off most investors' radar, might be the most undervalued stock for 2015 and a winning ...
  18. What are the similarities between product differentiation and product positioning?

    Learn how two marketing strategies, product differentiation and product positioning, are similar and work together to effectively ...
  19. What factors go into determining a business's shutdown point?

    Find out what a shutdown point is and what determines whether a business has reached their shutdown point, including multiproduct ...
  20. Why is product differentiation important in today's financial climate?

    Learn the importance of product differentiation and how businesses today are utilizing it to set themselves apart from the ...
  21. What are the major categories of financial risk for a company?

    Examine four major categories of financial risk for a business that represent potential problems that a company may have ...
  22. How much risk is associated with subprime mortgages?

    Discover the risks associated with subprime mortgages. Find out whether taking out a subprime mortgage on your home is really ...
  23. What is the difference between a possessory and a non-possessory lien?

    Gain a basic understanding of a possessory lien and a non-possessory lien, the key differences between the two structures ...
  24. What are the pros and cons of a business temporarily closing once a shutdown point ...

    Learn about the differences between a shutdown point and going out of business, why it might make sense to shut down, and ...
  25. What Exactly Do Project Managers Do?

    While supervision is one important part of the job, a lot more goes into project management than just watching everyone ...
  26. Get Better Mileage Out Of Your Savings At The Pump

    U.S. drivers are spending 90 cents less on a gallon of gas than a year ago, about more than $10 a tank. If that’s you, what ...
  27. Those Who Retire Early Share These Traits

    Here's how people planning on retiring early prepare for what's ahead.
  28. 7 Industries Benefiting From Obamacare

    Though the medical industry fears government intrusion, certain sectors in healthcare will benefit from Obamacare in the ...
  29. Three Steps Elon Musk Took To Become Successful

    What steps did Elon Musk take to become the person he is today? We explore three steps that are accessible to all of us.
  30. How Interest Rates Work on Savings Accounts

    Here's what you need to know to grow your rainy-day fund.
  31. What are the differences between delinquency and default?

    Find out more about loan delinquency, loan default, and the difference between a loan borrower defaulting and being delinquent ...
  32. How can consumer durables act as economic indicators?

    Learn how consumer durables act as economic indicators. Consumer durables are products with life spans of at least three ...
  33. What are typical forms of long-term debt for a public company?

    Learn typical forms of long-term debt for a public company, such as bonds, term loans, paid-in-kind notes, leases and hybrid ...
  34. What options strategies are best suited for investing in the insurance sector?

    Learn how executing the covered call option strategy helps investors profit from the relative stability exhibited by the ...
  35. Who's The Stronger Stock: Amazon or eBay?

    Learn how revenue, profitability, valuation metrics, active user base and seller ratings measure the success of Amazon and ...
  36. The Ugly Side of Backing a Crowdfunding Campaign

    Some crowdfunding experiences aren't always clear cut.
  37. How To Short Amazon Stock

    With the stock reaching all-time highs and the company gambling on several new business lines, many investors may feel it's ...
  38. How Smartphones Are Changing Advertising & Marketing

    Smartphones have connected us so much that the speed and relevance of ad and marketing campaigns have become increasingly ...
  39. These Broker-Dealers Offer the Highest Payouts

    For financial advisors shopping for a broker-dealer, it’s wise to examine their payouts and services.
  40. The Best and Worst Countries to Find a Job

    Which countries have the lowest and highest unemployment rates? The answers might surprise you.
  41. Do You Need A Private Banker?

    They offer well-heeled clients unparalleled convenience, but could be prone to certain conflicts of interest.
  42. 8 Ways To Seriously Blow It With A Headhunter

    Job hunters, beware. These are the 8 things that blow your chances with headhunters. So pay attention to your behavior when ...
  43. 7 Things Your Real Estate Broker Wants You To Know

    Even if you don't want to hear them. Listen up, though, and selling your home will be all the more successful.
  44. Strategies To Buy The Perfect Vacation Home

    Ask yourself these six questions to make the right decision about a vacation property.
  45. What are the benefits of financial netting?

    Learn about the benefits of financial netting, including a reduction in settlement risks between counterparties with multiple ...
  46. When capitalizing interest, will interest accrue while you are in a deferment?

    Learn what capitalized interest is. Understand why interest accrues while a person is in a deferment, based on capitalized ...
  47. Why is more interest paid over the life of a loan when it is capitalized?

    Learn what it means to capitalize interest on a loan. Understand why more interest is paid over the life of a loan when it ...
  48. 5 Amazing Technologies Developed By Amazon

    Learn about some of the new and innovative technologies Amazon has in its pipeline, such as its Dash Button, Amazon Prime ...
  49. What types of positions might a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) hold?

    Understand what types of positions a Chartered Financial Analyst can hold. Learn what is available to those who have only ...
  50. The CVS Target Deal: A Healthy Union?

    The CVS Health and Target deal should be a win for both. Here's an analysis with a twist.
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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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