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    Understand how a business can raise capital through private placement and the benefits business owners receive through this ...
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  4. Why should an investor include the airlines sector in his or her portfolio?

    Learn more about the competitive environment airlines experience and why investors may benefit from investing in airlines ...
  5. Are there any exceptions to the law of demand?

    Learn more about the law of demand and if exceptions exist for different products. Find out more about how price elasticity ...
  6. Which countries make up the majority of the global airline sector?

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  7. How is the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chosen?

    Learn how the Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission is chosen, from presidential appointment to Senate confirmation.
  8. How does agency theory propose to deal with the agency problem?

    Learn more about agency theory and how businesses may use it to understand employee-employer relations. Find out more about ...
  9. How do frequent flier mile programs affect the profitability of an airline?

    Learn more about how airlines use frequent-flier miles and how this industry practice is changing due to less-satisfying ...
  10. What is a value proposition canvas and how is it created?

    Learn what a value proposition canvas is, how it is created and how it assists companies in crafting their unique value propositions.
  11. Using Technology To Tune Out Market Noise

    Today’s technology-centric culture allows us to have access to information anytime. As investors, we can be informed of market ...
  12. What are Consumer Goods?

    Products that are purchased for consumption by the average consumer. Clothing, food, automobiles and jewelry are all examples ...
  13. What is Zero-Based Budgeting?

    Zero-based budgeting starts from a "zero base" and then every function within an organization is analyzed for its needs and ...
  14. Add Extra Appeal, and Market Value, To Your Yard

    Spring landscaping projects are worthwhile because, in addition to bringing more appeal to your yard, they'll increase the ...
  15. I have passed the Series 63 and FINRA Series 7, but would like to become licensed ...

    Becoming an investment adviser representative requires more examination than just taking the FINRA Series 63 exam. See what ...
  16. How has Larry Page's vision for Google differed from that of Sergey Brin?

    Learn how Larry Page's vision for Google has differed from that of Sergey Brin and what makes Page's vision different from ...
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    Import your data for the first time from Intuit's QuickBooks Pro to an Excel spreadsheet as easily as one, two, three with ...
  18. How does the loan-to-value ratio affect my mortgage payments?

    Understand what the loan to value ratio is, how the ratio is calculated and learn how it has an impact on your mortgage payments ...
  19. What is the best general ledger software for small businesses?

    Learn more about accounting software and general ledger features. Find out how to choose the right program for small business ...
  20. What's the difference between a merger and a hostile takeover?

    Understand the difference between a merger and a hostile takeover, including the different ways one company can acquire another, ...
  21. What's the difference between Porter's 5 forces and PESTLE analysis?

    Compare how these tools for business analysis can be used to examine competitive situations and to help develop effective ...
  22. What is the difference between a savings & loan company and a bank?

    Find out how a savings and loan company, sometimes also known as a thrift or savings institution, focuses on different types ...
  23. What's the difference between a collateralized debt obligation (CDO) and a collateralized ...

    Find out how a collateralized mortgage obligation (CMO) is similar to a collateralized debt obligation (CDO), as well as ...
  24. If both the primary and contingent beneficiaries are unavailable, what happens to ...

    Understand the difference between primary and contingent beneficiaries and what happens to assets when neither are present ...
  25. What are the different equity financing options available to companies in the United ...

    Learn what equity financing options are available to small, mid-sized and large companies within the United States and understand ...
  26. How do interest rate changes affect the profitability of the banking sector?

    Discover the impact of interest rates on the profitability of the banking sector. When rates rise, profits increase for the ...
  27. How important is advertising revenue in the Internet sector?

    Learn about the importance of advertising revenue in the Internet industry. Find out how much Internet firms rely on advertising ...
  28. How are business decisions made in a partnership?

    Understand how partners in a business can tackle decision making, and learn the options available for partnerships to develop ...
  29. Why does the loan-to-value ratio matter?

    Learn how the loan-to-value (LTV) ratio is calculated, and why this metric is important to lenders when evaluating a home ...
  30. Which terms should be included in a partnership agreement?

    Understand what specific terms should be included in a business partnership agreement and how each affects the partners in ...
  31. What Is A Business Analyst And How Much Do They Make?

    Business Analysis has been a buzzword as a career option. Here is what business analysts do and how much they earn in salary ...
  32. Should You Pay Your Bills On Autopilot?

    Now that you can sign up to have your bills paid automatically online, it it a smart way to make your life more efficient? ...
  33. Where do I take the Series 63 examination?

    Find out where to take the Series 63 examination for securities agents, and learn more details about the test's purpose and ...
  34. What is the difference between business intelligence and competitive intelligence?

    Understand the difference between business intelligence and competitive intelligence. Learn why both are important for the ...
  35. What are the different types of operating expenses?

    Learn about the different types of operating expenses and how they impact companies. Some are fixed costs while others are ...
  36. Should I Consolidate My Two Mortgages?

    Consolidating your loans or mortgage may make sense for you, especially when interest rates are low. Here's what you should ...
  37. Can private investors benefit from collateralized debt obligations (CDO)?

    Learn who participates in the industry of collateralized debt obligations or CDOs. Get a general idea of how money is generated ...
  38. Want To Work At a Hedge Fund? These Are The Top Entry-Level Jobs

    Lucrative salary, high perks, and best quantitative brains at work - Here are the common entry level positions for those ...
  39. How Many Startups Fail And Why?

    Why do so many businesses fail? And for that matter, how many of them actually do fail?
  40. How can small businesses manufacture demand?

    Create demand for a small business product or service by focusing on the brand and market. Continue to learn offer excellent ...
  41. Why do MBS (mortgage-backed securities) still exist if they created so much trouble ...

    Read several different arguments in favor of allowing the trade of mortgage-backed securities, even after the financial crisis ...
  42. What's the difference between the hurdle rate and the high water mark?

    Discover how hurdle rates and high water marks are used by hedge funds for calculating incentive or performance fees charged ...
  43. How do government stimuli increase the number of jobs in the private sector?

    Learn how government stimuli increases the number of jobs in the private sector by increasing consumers' purchasing power ...
  44. What are my options if I fail my Series 63 exam?

    Find out what options are available to a person who has failed the Series 63 exam, a test that many states require for licensing ...
  45. Is It Worth Paying To Check Your Credit Score?

    Generally, a free credit report is all you need. If you've had some credit issues, it may be worth buying your credit score ...
  46. What are the primary reasons stagflation is unlikely to re-occur in the United States?

    See why the type of stagflation of the 1970s is unlikely to re-occur in the United States, but why stagflation always remains ...
  47. Does the law of diminishing marginal returns only apply to labor?

    Learn more about how the law of diminishing returns is used by economists and businesses. Find out more about the laws of ...
  48. How should I interpret a negative correlation?

    Learn more about correlation and how businesses analyze variables. Find out how negative correlations are interpreted by ...
  49. Is there any way to reverse the law of diminishing marginal returns?

    Learn more about how consumer spending, supply and demand impact production decisions. Find out more about the law of diminishing ...
  50. Are all mortgage backed securities (MBS) also collateralized debt obligations (CDO)?

    Learn more about mortgage-backed securities, collateralized debt obligations and synthetic investments. Find out how these ...
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