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  1. Small Business: Speed Up Receivables To Avoid A Cash Crunch

    Waiting for customers to pay can be a losing game. Look to factoring for quicker cash.
  2. Outfox The Debt Collector's Hounds

    Dealing with a collection agency is scary if you don't know your rights. We help you take back the power.
  3. A Guide To Debt Settlement

    Find out how you can negotiate your way to a lower debt load by paying up front.
  4. Build Your Small Business During Downswings

    Here we offer some cost-saving measures to strengthen your business even when the market is weak.
  5. How To Identify A Micro-Cap Scam

    Discover how to distinguish a real investment opportunity from a fraudulent one.
  6. Finding Undiscovered Stocks

    Wall Street tends to focus on large cap stocks, leaving other stocks under-followed and undervalued.
  7. Retirement Savings Tips For 35- To 44-Year-Olds

    Learn how the "sandwich generation" can save for retirement while taking care of their kids and parents.
  8. Is Relying On Home Equity For Retirement A Good Idea?

    Of Americans aged 50 to 70, 47% have reported that they are relying on home equity to fund their retirements.
  9. In Small Business, Success Is Spelled With 5 "C"s

    Incorporating these steps will help your business thrive in a competitive market.
  10. Are Headhunters Worth It?

    Some recruiters and recruiting firms use more methods to source suitable candidates than others do.
  11. Can You Trust Credit Card Offers?

    With the number of credit cards in circulation exceeding the nation's population, card issuers have developed various ways ...
  12. Get A Job As A Manager

    Becoming a manager is an excellent way to earn status and repute within an organization.
  13. Famous Advice From Successful Entrepreneurs

    These famous quotes from some of the most successful entrepreneurs of all time can be used as inspiration for your entrepreneurial ...
  14. Reasons You Should Use Your Credit Card For Purchases

    Paying for everything with your credit card will earn you rewards and protect you against fraud, among other benefits.
  15. Should You Get An MBA?

    If an MBA won't make it easier for you to reach your goals, it may be worth considering some alternatives.
  16. Common Liabilities That Hurt Your Net Worth

    Every penny that you keep out of the liability side of the net worth equation essentially ends up on the asset side.
  17. How To Quit Your Job

    It is important that you quit your job in such a way as to not "burn your bridge." Find out how.
  18. If I want to have some cash in a liquid account for unexpected emergencies, what ...

    It's always a good idea to keep some money set aside in a liquid form, but it's a double-edged sword, because the more liquid ...
  19. Best Gifts Under $10 For Women

    Consider these unique and affordable gift ideas for the special ladies on your list.
  20. Best Valentine's Day Gifts For Women That Are Under $20

    Clichés are clichés for a reason. Sometimes the most clichéd gift can actually be an ideal one.
  21. Best Valentine's Day Gifts For Your Man That Are Under $20

    These inexpensive products make good gifts for the man in your life.
  22. 5 Common Misconceptions About ETFs

    The rise in these funds' popularity has contributed to misinformation about what they are and how they work. Learn more here. ...
  23. Most Wasteful Valentine's Day Gifts

    Cards, candy and flowers are all wasteful gifts. You'd be better off spending your money more wisely.
  24. Small Caps Boast Big Advantages

    Find out why little companies have the greatest potential for growth.
  25. Becoming Part Of The Thrift Market: How To Make And Save Money

    With another recession looming large in the United States, here's how the thrift industry offers hope for the future.
  26. The Basics Of Financing A Business

    From debt financing to equity financing, there are numerous ways to fund a business startup. But which is the best?
  27. 5 Worst Money Mistakes You Can Make In College

    Watch out for these costly mistakes while in school.
  28. What is pay-as-you-drive auto insurance?

    To an extent, auto insurance rates are specifically developed based on individual user information. The criteria traditionally ...
  29. Multi-Level Marketing

    Learn how to differentiate between a legitimate marketing strategy and a pyramid scheme.
  30. Fox Business Network's Gerri Willis: 5 Tips For Maintaining Home Value In Any Economic ...

    The housing market is one of the greatest indicators of economic stability or volatility.
  31. Why Low-Income Citizens Should Avoid Payday Loans

    This article looks at short-term borrowing and why low-income citizens should avoid it.
  32. How To Transition Into A Finance Career

    If you are pondering a midlife career change that involves a transition into finance, then here are a few tips that will ...
  33. Understanding The Difference Between Spending And Investing

    Learn more about the difference between investment and spending, and why it is an important distinction to make.
  34. Peer-To-Peer Lending - Determining The Future Of Banking Across The World

    The peer-to-peer lending industry continues to flourish. What does this mean for the future of loans from banks?
  35. Balance Work And Grad School

    The advantages enjoyed by successful work-study participants are well worth the time and effort exerted.
  36. 6 Unlikely Internet Millionaires

    These Youtube stars and Internet bloggers used their skills to create online empires. The resulting success allowed them ...
  37. The Complete Guide To Planning A Yearly Budget

    A personal budget is a useful tool for tracking your income and expenses.
  38. Top 4 Consumer Myths

    Find out which myths are still entrenched in our collective consciousness.
  39. A Day In The Life Of A Financial Analyst

    Generally speaking, a day in the life of a junior or senior analyst can be very labor intensive.
  40. 5 Reasons To Avoid Payday Loans

    Although payday loans may seem like an attractive option in a pinch, they may also leave you worse off in the long run.
  41. 5 Unethical Collection Scams That Consumers Should Be Aware Of

    Here are a few of the ways that scam artists prey on those in debt.
  42. Does Online Tax Software Really Save You Money?

    Both online tax software and tax professionals have their own set of advantages, but which one is actually better for your ...
  43. What Is "Chained CPI?"

    Chained CPI is one of many ways to approximate the impact of rising or falling prices to consumers' pocketbooks.
  44. How Business Owners Can Attract Word-Of-Mouth Referrals

    Being average is not an accomplishment. To thrive and grow, you and your business need to stand out.
  45. Tax Variations Of The HEART Act

    The HEART Act is designed to allow service members and reservists make a smooth financial transition into active duty and ...
  46. Careers In Credit Counseling

    Consumers are increasingly in need of experts who can walk them through their financial decisions. Here's how you can help.
  47. The Dangers Of A Reverse Mortgage

    In many circumstances, a reverse mortgage can be a risk to your financial security. Here are six dangers you should consider ...
  48. Automatic Cancellation Of PMI When You're Underwater On Your Mortgage

    You might be suprised to learn that after reaching certain criteria, your PMI will be automatically cancelled.
  49. New Year Planning For Business Owners

    Make a resolution to start your business off on the right foot in the new year.
  50. How To Change Last Year's Spending Habits

    With a little motivation and persistence 2013 can be the year you get your spending under control.
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