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  1. Expert Tips For Cutting Credit Card Debt

    Managing your debt could mean the difference between spending $45,000 or saving $184,000.
  2. The Economics Of Gardening: Can You Dig It?

    Since Michelle Obama broke ground on a garden at the White House, interest in growing our own food has soared.
  3. Can You Trust Your Bank?

    With the large amount of banks closing their doors, can you trust the institution that has your money?
  4. On This Day In Finance: June 4 - The Birth Of The Modern ATM

    On this day in 1973 the first patent for the ATM is issued.
  5. Chrysler Bailout 2009: Third Time's A Charm?

    Uncle Sam has saved Chrysler with money from taxpayers' pockets despite the fact that it failed the same test twice.
  6. What The Unemployment Rate Doesn't Tell Us

    The unemployment rate is climbing, but what does it mean?
  7. What is a "phishing scam" and how can they be avoided?

    The term phishing (as in fishing for confidential information) refers to a scam that fraudulently obtains and uses an individual's ...
  8. Commute Smart: Save Time, Money And The Earth

    Make your daily commute more efficient with these simple tips. Find out how much you could save just by going to and from ...
  9. GM Lights The Torch For The Bankruptcy Olympics

    Instead of the world's best athletes, there will be a gathering of elite legal professionals for a contest of wills.
  10. Travel Smart By Planning How You'll Pay

    With a little pre-trip planning, you can avoid being stranded without adequate funds.
  11. How Buying Groceries in Bulk Will De-Bulk Your Checking Account

    When your refrigerator is always full, it's hard to know what needs replenishing and what doesn't.
  12. Saving Your Home From Foreclosure

    Learn the tactics you can use to prevent your home from being repossessed.
  13. Electrifying Apartment Bills: How To Reduce Them

    As a renter, there are still factors that can influence your heating and air conditioning bill.
  14. How Interest Rate Cuts Affect Consumers

    Traders rejoice when the Fed drops the rate, but is it good news for all? Find out here.
  15. What kind of summer interships are available for a finance student?

    There are numerous kinds of internships available to finance students. Generally, there are five core areas of finance you ...
  16. Cut Wasteful Spending For A Rich Retirement

    Diverting cash away from unnecessary frills and into investments can mean the difference between retiring rich, or not retiring ...
  17. The Bright Side Of The Credit Crisis

    Find out how this tough economic period can be a learning experience for all.
  18. Get The Best Deals On Gym Memberships

    Gym memberships can be expensive but these six tips will help you get the best deal.
  19. How Carry-On Luggage Saves Vacation Dollars

    If you only have carry-on luggage, you can skip the cab and take public transportation to the hotel, such as subways, trolleys ...
  20. How did Dow Chemical defeat an international monopoly in the 1900s?

    Herbert Henry Dow, a Canadian by birth, was a remarkable man. A chemist and an entrepreneur, Dow was one of the first people ...
  21. Banks Think It's Better To Take and Receive

    Some financial institutions are fleecing unwary consumers while enjoying taxpayer bailouts
  22. Personal Loans: To Lend Or Not To Lend?

    Attempting to help a loved one with a cash loan can put a strain on your relationship - and your bank account.
  23. Shop Like a Pedestrian: 5 Shopping Situations Where Walking Saves You Money

    Find out how walking to where you shop can not only improve your health but your finances.
  24. Will the New Credit Card Rules Impact Your Pile of Debt?

    With the Senate passing tougher credit card rules, the House likely to follow, and President Obama expected to sign it into ...
  25. Is Now The Best Time To Buy A Home?

    See how the recent downturn in the economy may have created one of the best buyer's markets in history.
  26. 6 Ways To Save Money This Summer

    From lawn care to summer fairs, expenses can skyrocket if you're not paying attention.
  27. Reverse Mergers: The Pros And Cons

    Reverse mergers can provide excellent opportunities for companies and investors, but there are still some downsides and risks. ...
  28. How Does The Economy Affect House Size?

    The better the economy, the bigger the house. But beware - everything that glitters isn't gold.
  29. Game Theory: Beyond The Basics

    Take your game theory knowledge to the next level by learning about simultaneous games and the Nash Equilibrium.
  30. 10 Last-Minute Retirement Tips

    The months leading up to your retirement can be the most crucial in terms of planning. Review your insurance, make a budget ...
  31. A Career In Endowment Management

    The pay may not be as competitive as Wall Street, but the work environment, opportunity and knowing your helping out an educational ...
  32. Returning To Work: Is It Right For You And Your Family?

    Returning to the workplace can create some unique stresses. In the end, does the additional income justify the extra expenses? ...
  33. Losing Your Job: From A To Z

    Job loss can be devastating. Learn how to anticipate it and quickly get back on your feet.
  34. How To Lay Off Staff

    Firing employees isn't easy, but it is simple: be honest, be compassionate and be quick
  35. 5 Ways To Lose Your Retirement Nest Egg

    These common mistakes can put your savings at risk. Find out how to avoid them.
  36. Coupon Shopping: Clip Your Way To Savings

    Use coupons strategically to score big savings on everyday purchases.
  37. Financial Infidelity: Are YOU A Cheater?

    These sneaky financial moves could erode your finances - and your relationship.
  38. The de Minimis clause for investment advisers means:

    A. An investment adviser must register with the state if it holds less than $25 million in assets.B. An investment adviser ...
  39. 8 Steps To Teach Your Partner Household Finances

    Follow these steps to give your partner a clear picture of your household's financial situation and the confidence to take ...
  40. Protect Yourself From HELOC Fraud

    Identity thieves are using home equity lines of credit to commit their crimes.
  41. Paring Down Moving Costs

    Unexpected costs can add to the stress of relocation. Plan ahead and anticipate what may pop up.
  42. When is it a good idea to take out a loan to invest?

    The only time it makes sense to invest a loan is when the return on investment of the loan is high and the risk level of ...
  43. Why are credit cards able to charge such high interest rates compared to other lenders?

    A true financial horror story began on Halloween in 1978. On that date, the Supreme Court began hearing Marquette National ...
  44. Why is Frank Quattrone credited with contributing to the growth of the dotcom bubble?

    Frank Quattrone was one of the most powerful figures during the dotcom bubble. He was one of the first investment bankers ...
  45. Retire A Millionaire In 10 Steps

    Having a million-dollar portfolio is a retirement dream for many people but making that dream come true requires some serious ...
  46. Automating Your Bill Payments

    Automation can be a painless (and free) way to remove the stress of bill scheduling from your life - if you do it right. ...
  47. Business Startup Costs: It's In The Details

    Don't overlook the details when starting up a business. It's the small expenses that have the potential to make or break ...
  48. The Pros And Cons Of Small Business Credit Cards

    Business owners have many financial tools at their disposal. Should a credit card be one of them?
  49. No Debt Forgiveness For The Tax Man

    Debt settlement sounds like a free lunch, but it has tax consequences.
  50. Which credit card company holds the honor of most profitable IPO?

    News of Visa's plans to go public created a buzz around Wall Street as soon as the papers were filed. The credit card giant ...
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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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