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  1. How To Avoid Buying A

    How To Avoid Buying A "Lemon" Product

    A lack of information can lead people into bad purchases and bad investments. Find out how you can avoid these lemons.
  2. Six Steps To A Better Business Budget

    Six Steps To A Better Business Budget

    This easy but essential process helps owners ensure that their businesses can stay afloat.
  3. Credit Card Or Cash?

    Credit Card Or Cash?

    Credit cards are convenient to use, but not always the best choice. Here are 5 times you shouldn't pay with a credit card ...
  4. Can I roll a Traditional IRA into a 529 college account for my grandchild?

    Can I roll a Traditional IRA into a 529 college account for my grandchild?

    A 529 plan, also known as a "qualified tuition program", is an investment vehicle that allows individuals to save for education ...
  5. Health Insurance: Paying For Pre-Existing Conditions

    Health Insurance: Paying For Pre-Existing Conditions

    If you bring a pre-existing condition to a new insurer, you may find yourself without coverage.
  6. Insurance Tips For Homeowners

    Insurance Tips For Homeowners

    Use these simple ideas to save money and get better coverage for your house.
  7. A Look At Single-Premium Life Insurance

    A Look At Single-Premium Life Insurance

    Want to provide for your dependents and finance your own long-term care? Learn more here.
  8. 5 Services To Usher In New Clients

    5 Services To Usher In New Clients

    Discover ways in which advisors are increasingly choosing to promote their businesses.
  9. Health Insurance Tips For College Students

    Health Insurance Tips For College Students

    Why buy for health insurance when your parents' policy can cover you? Read on to avoid paying twice.
  10. Don't Be Misled By Investment Advertising

    Don't Be Misled By Investment Advertising

    Investment companies and brokers want to sell. Unfortunately, this can result in promotional material that is not entirely ...
  11. Why You Don’t Need Mortgage Protection Life Insurance

    Why You Don’t Need Mortgage Protection Life Insurance

    Mortgage protection life insurance sounds great in concept - a guarantee that your mortgage will be paid off if you die unexpectedly. ...
  12. Independent 401(K): A Top Retirement Vehicle For Sole Proprietors

    Independent 401(K): A Top Retirement Vehicle For Sole Proprietors

    This vehicle has several advtanges over the SEP IRA. Find out why it's often a better alternative.
  13. What You Need To Know About COBRA Health Insurance

    What You Need To Know About COBRA Health Insurance

    We go through everything you need to know about COBRA so that you can decide if it's right for you.
  14. How Your Finances Compare To The Average American

    How Your Finances Compare To The Average American

    The phrase personal finance is pretty apt; your budget, financial goals and income are all unique to you, but there are some ...
  15. I am starting a limited liability company (LLC). I will be the sole member. Can I ...

    I am starting a limited liability company (LLC). I will be the sole member. Can I ...

    In a word, yes. A limited liability company (LLC) is eligible to establish a simplified employee pension (SEP). Keep in mind ...
  16. In an IPO, who is a greensheet distributed to and for what purpose?

    In an IPO, who is a greensheet distributed to and for what purpose?

    One of the most talked about documents that arises in the process of introducing a new issue is the greensheet. This is an ...
  17. Become A Certified Financial Divorce Analyst

    Become A Certified Financial Divorce Analyst

    Use your financial knowledge to help people preserve their financial integrity after a failed marriage.
  18. Freelance Careers: Look Before You Leap

    Freelance Careers: Look Before You Leap

    Freelance work is a way to escape the daily grind - but don't ignore the added responsibility that comes with freedom.
  19. To Invest Or To Reduce Debt, That's The Question

    To Invest Or To Reduce Debt, That's The Question

    Find out how you can make use of that excess cash and improve your financial situation.
  20. Credit Card Arbitrage: Free Money Or Dangerous Gamble?

    Credit Card Arbitrage: Free Money Or Dangerous Gamble?

    Credit card arbitrage is a way to make some money, but it's a major gamble with devastating risks.
  21. 7 Cover Letter Blunders

    7 Cover Letter Blunders

    It's not just your resume that matters. Find out which cover letter mistakes can keep you from landing a job.
  22. 7 Tips To Bounce Back From A Credit Score Disaster

    7 Tips To Bounce Back From A Credit Score Disaster

    Find out how to repair bad credit in seven simple steps.
  23. Financing Options For Buyers Of Foreclosed Homes

    Financing Options For Buyers Of Foreclosed Homes

    While the upcoming retirement of Fannie Mae’s HomePath program is sad news for those wanting a foreclosed home, check out ...
  24. 5 Risky Mortgages To Avoid

    5 Risky Mortgages To Avoid

    There are plenty of ways to end up with a bad mortgage. The risks of these five should make every homebuyer think twice before ...
  25. 8 Steps To An Organized Financial Life

    8 Steps To An Organized Financial Life

    Check out these eight easy steps that can help you take the confusion out of your personal finances
  26. 18 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Boost Home Value

    18 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Boost Home Value

    These home upgrades can be achieved for surprisingly little money.
  27. 6 Most Successful Kickstarter Campaigns

    6 Most Successful Kickstarter Campaigns

    These projects got off the ground thanks to the public supplying funding through Kickstarter.
  28. Buy Side Vs. Sell Side Analysts

    Buy Side Vs. Sell Side Analysts

    Find out the difference between these two Wall Street jobs.
  29. Follow Your Passions And Success Will Follow

    Follow Your Passions And Success Will Follow

    Business success is often the result of hard work and having a passion for your career. Here of some example of passionate ...
  30. 7 Steps To A Successful Investment Journey

    7 Steps To A Successful Investment Journey

    Before you start investing, educate yourself on financial ideas and develop a strategy that agrees with your personality. ...
  31. 7 Tips For Closing A Credit Card

    7 Tips For Closing A Credit Card

    Closing a credit card can help improve your credit score by freeing up your available credit or getting out of a high interest ...
  32. 4 Steps To Attaining A Mortgage

    4 Steps To Attaining A Mortgage

    It starts with knowing your choices as well as your price range. We show you how to get there.
  33. Top 6 Ways To Recession-Proof Your Job

    Top 6 Ways To Recession-Proof Your Job

    In a recession, financial industry personnel are often hit hard. Find out how to avoid getting the ax.
  34. You Can't Live On Love

    You Can't Live On Love

    If your head is in the clouds, check out this down-to-earth financial advice for couples.
  35. Consumer Protection Laws You Need To Know

    Consumer Protection Laws You Need To Know

    Knowing these which consumer protection law can help you in particular situations can save you time, money and stress.
  36. 10 Sources Of Nontaxable Income

    10 Sources Of Nontaxable Income

    Taxes are often a deterrent from investing and saving. These financial practices will bring you no tax grief.
  37. Don't Forget The Kids: Save For Their Education And Retirement

    Don't Forget The Kids: Save For Their Education And Retirement

    Retirement and education financing are the two most important planning items for taxpayers.
  38. Understanding Your Insurance Contract

    Understanding Your Insurance Contract

    Learn how to read one of the most important documents you own.
  39. Watch Your Back In The Annuity Game

    Watch Your Back In The Annuity Game

    Find out how to get the upper hand when dealing with this payout challenge.
  40. Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    Top 6 Mindless Money Wasters

    If you'd like to save more money, first you'll need to conquer the first step: coming up with the cash.
  41. 9 Ways To Go Bankrupt

    9 Ways To Go Bankrupt

    It may seem obvious, anyone who continuously spends more than they are making will be facing bankruptcy in no time. But there ...
  42. 5 Ways To Make Your Resume Stand Out

    5 Ways To Make Your Resume Stand Out

    Learn 5 ways to make your resume stand out from the rest.
  43. I have a small business, and I'm considering setting up an SEP IRA. What are leased ...

    I have a small business, and I'm considering setting up an SEP IRA. What are leased ...

    Generally, a leased employee is the employee of an outside organization from which you lease the employee's services. For ...
  44. What's the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental ...

    What's the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental ...

    Both Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income are administered by the Social Security Administration, ...
  45. I am a first-time home buyer. If I take a distribution from my 401(k) to purchase ...

    I am a first-time home buyer. If I take a distribution from my 401(k) to purchase ...

    As you may already know, you must meet certain requirements, outlined in the 401(k) plan document, to be considered eligible ...
  46. Credit Scams To Watch Out For

    Credit Scams To Watch Out For

    More than 30 million people were victims of fraud in 2007. Will you be next?
  47. ARMed And Dangerous

    ARMed And Dangerous

    In a climate of rising interest rates, having an adjustable-rate mortgage can be risky.
  48. Protecting Your Financial Documents From Disaster

    Protecting Your Financial Documents From Disaster

    Organizing and updating your records regularly can save you a lot of grief in a time of crisis.
  49. What You Need To Know About Financial Analysts

    What You Need To Know About Financial Analysts

    Thinking about relying on analyst recommendations for your next trade? We'll show you what to watch out for.
  50. Build A Wall Around Your Assets

    Build A Wall Around Your Assets

    Learn how to protect your money from lawsuits, creditors and other judgment proceedings.
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  1. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Remodels Pay Off

    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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