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  1. Different Needs, Different Loans

    Find out what options are available when it comes to borrowing money.
  2. How do I register for the CFA program for the first time?

    CFA Institute provides prospective CFA candidates with a couple registration options.1) Online Registration: This is the ...
  3. If I pay for a course to learn about trading can I write some of it off?

    There are some investing costs that can be written off each year, even if you aren't a day trader. The general rule in determining ...
  4. What is a trailing commission?

    Very simply, a trailing commission is money you pay an advisor each year that you own an investment. The purpose of the fee ...
  5. Acquire A Career In Mergers

    This exciting sector demands a lot from its advisors. Are you up for it?
  6. Small Business: It's All About Relationships

    Rather than be a jack-of-all-trades, an owner should rely on a network of trusted experts.
  7. Fatal Seduction Of The Municipal Bond Insurers

    Learn how a foray into CDOs and other exotic products ruined an industry's image.
  8. House Your Retirement With Self-Directed Real Estate IRAs

    Investors are now able to invest directly in real property, mortgages and other assets.
  9. 10 Reasons Why Moving Might Not Make You Richer

    Find out why moving to a less expensive city may not reduce your expenses.
  10. What's the difference between pre-money and post-money?

    The short answer to the question is that they differ in timing of valuation. Both pre-money and post-money are valuation ...
  11. Tips For Keeping Your Financial Data Safe Online

    Find out how to protect your personal information from phishers, scammers and thieves.
  12. Do I have to reach a certain age before I can write an NASD exam?

    The National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) does not stipulate that individuals must be a minimum age to write ...
  13. Learn To Invest In 10 Steps

    Want to invest but don't know where to start? Learn how to make your money work for you with these tips.
  14. Why Are Mortgage Rates Increasing?

    Learn how the secondary mortgage market and investor demand affect the cost of home ownership.
  15. What is Black Friday?

    Black Friday is a popular label attached to the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the US. This day marks the beginning ...
  16. Does FINRA make any allowances for people whose first language is not English?

    The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) indicates that if your first language is not English, you may request ...
  17. The Top 3 Retiree Worries (And What To Do About Them)

    Discover the most common problems retirees face, and what they can do to solve them.
  18. What To Expect When Applying For Life Insurance

    Before jumping into a policy, check out these tips on how to score the best plan for you.
  19. The Lucrative World Of Third-Party Marketing

    Hedge funds don't sell themselves. Marketing experts reel in the big fish.
  20. The Wall Street Animal Farm: Getting To Know The Lingo

    Finance professionals speak a different language, but the terms they use are more familiar than you think.
  21. What is a "dog and pony" show?

    A dog and pony show, or a road show, is a term used to describe a seminar or forum that has the purpose of introducing new ...
  22. What You Need To Know About Bankruptcy

    Don't choose this last-resort option until you learn how it will affect your future.
  23. Is Investing $25 A Month Worth It?

    Find out how small investments can add up over time and how to avoid the fees that can eat tiny returns.
  24. I've come into a large amount of money. Should I invest it or pay off my mortgage?

    There is no simple answer to this question as it depends on a number of key factors, namely the aspects or criteria of your ...
  25. The History Of Consumer Credit Rights

    The Fair Credit Billing Act of 1974 gave consumers the power to dispute credit card charges.
  26. Avoiding Online Investment Scams

    Find out how to spot internet fraud and protect your hard-earned money.
  27. Let Life Insurance Riders Drive Your Coverage

    Find out how these additional benefits can help you customize your policy.
  28. Car Title Loans: Good Option For Fast Cash?

    These loans provide fast cash, but they could leave you deeper in debt - and without a car.
  29. Five Strategies For Surviving Tough Times

    Cruise through a slowing economy - even when others are going off the rails.
  30. Combining Credit For A Happy Financial-Ever-After

    A couple's finances may not always be a match made in heaven. Find out when to say "I Do".
  31. Can I obtain my CFA charter without U.S. work experience?

    The CFA charter is a global charter. As such, valid work experience is not limited to the country it which you obtain your ...
  32. 401(k) Debit Cards: Taking A Swipe At Your Retirement Savings

    This is just another more convenient way to borrow from your plan. But at what cost?
  33. Why is my insurance premium so high/low?

    Insurance premiums can be affected by many factors including: type and amount of risk size of deductible amount of coverage ...
  34. What methods can be used to fund a forex account?

    The forex market is where currencies from around the world are traded. In the past, currency trading was limited to certain ...
  35. I have not received my Series 7 exam certificate. Where can I obtain it?

    The National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) does not provide candidates with any physical certificate signifying ...
  36. Dawn Of The Zombie Debt

    Are old debts coming back to haunt you? We'll show you how to keep these zombies from eating you alive.
  37. Protect Your Savings From Their Greatest Threat - You

    Watch your savings magically grow as you make withdrawals a headache and deposits a breeze.
  38. What does the term "stock-for-stock" mean?

    The term "stock-for-stock" is popularly used in two different contexts, and it regularly makes business news headlines in ...
  39. Understanding Rights Issues

    Not sure what to do if a company invites you to buy more shares at discount? Here are some of your options.
  40. Be Your Own Boss By Freelancing

    Learn the pros and cons before you bid adieu to sales meetings and power suits forever.
  41. What's Your Net Worth Telling You?

    Net worth provides a road map for retirement - learn if you're headed in the right direction.
  42. Understanding The Escrow Process

    Learn the 10 steps that lead up to closing the deal on your new home and taking possession.
  43. Do I have to complete all exams within a certain period of time to receive the CFA ...

    According to the CFA Institute, a candidate can take as much time as necessary to complete all three levels of the CFA program.Therefore, ...
  44. What are the differences between chapter 7 and chapter 11 bankruptcy?

    Chapter 7 bankruptcy is sometimes also called liquidation bankruptcy. Firms experiencing this form of bankruptcy are past ...
  45. Do I need to have my Series 7 license for at least 36 months before I take the Series ...

    To write the Series 9/10 examination, you are required to have a Series 7 license. However, you do not have to hold the license ...
  46. Why You Shouldn't Let Your Partner Do The Books

    One person often deals with the finances in a relationship, but being ignorant has a cost.
  47. The Fuel That Fed The Subprime Meltdown

    Take a look at the factors that caused this market to flare up and burn out.
  48. What is the best way to budget for holiday and special event spending?

    Even though holidays and special events arrive sporadically throughout the year, you can still fight the costs associated ...
  49. I have just been laid off. Can I use my 401(k) for living expenses now and report ...

    Any amounts withdrawn from your 401(k) plan must be treated as ordinary income for the year the amount is distributed from ...
  50. If my employment with my current firm terminates relatively soon, do I have two years ...

    Yes. When your employment ends with the current firm, your registration with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ...
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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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