Insurance

  1. Prepare Your Finances to Handle Natural Disasters

    The Fort McMurray, Canada, fire is a reminder to take these easy steps to protect ...
  2. Sector Spotlight: Election 2016

    Health care finds itself in the spotlight again this election cycle, bringing uncertainty ...
  3. Estate Planning: 16 Things Prince (and You) Should ...

    The must-do list Prince and his advisors should have completed to avoid leaving his ...
  4. Cheaper Hearing Aids at Last?

    PSAPs have emerged as a cheaper alternative to standard hearing aids, but are they ...
  5. How Linked Benefit Insurance Policies Work

    Linked benefit policies can be a viable alternative to traditional long-term care ...
  6. Should You Buy Critical Illness Insurance?

    This type of insurance adds an extra layer of protection for those with a high-deductible ...
  1. Will UnitedHealth Beat Earnings Expectations? ...

    The fact that both its earnings and revenue are projected to climb above 15% year ...
  2. Are Icahn and Paulson enough to save AIG?

    After a difficult quarter for AIG, John Paulson and Carl Icahn are taking action ...
  3. 5 Reasons to Pay Attention to UnitedHealth's ...

    Find out why you should care about the financial statements for UnitedHealth Group, ...
  4. Top 5 Companies Owned by American Express (JBLU, ...

    Read about the most important subsidiaries of American Express Company, including ...
  5. How the Affordable Care Act Affects UnitedHealth's ...

    Find out why the public exchanges in the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as ...
  6. 3 Financials Stocks Near Their 52-Week Lows Worth ...

    Identify several financial sector stocks trading near their 52-week lows that might ...
  1. How HSAs Work

    Health savings accounts are a boon for covering current and future medical expenses, ...
  2. The Finances of (Actual) Retirement

    Now that you’re retired for real, what should you do with your 401(k) and other funds ...
  3. Learn About the Health Insurance Marketplace

    2016 Open Enrollment is Nov. 1 to Jan. 31. Here are five things you should know about ...
  4. Become Your Own Financial Advisor

    If you have some financial know-how, you don’t have to hire someone to advise you ...
  1. How old should you be to get life insurance?

    There's really no pre-determined age when it suddenly becomes necessary to take out a life insurance policy. However, if ...
  2. Why is accidental life insurance so inexpensive?

    Accidental life insurance is an inexpensive way of obtaining life insurance coverage for yourself or someone else in your ...
  3. Can I borrow from my annuity to put a down payment on a house?

    Learn how you can borrow money from an annuity for a house down payment, but also understand why fees and penalties make ...
  4. What is a tax-free 1035 Exchange?

    A Section 1035 Exchange refers to the replacement of an annuity or life insurance policy for a new one without incurring ...
  1. The 5 Largest U.S. Product Liability Cases

    General Motors has been making headlines again this ear, but it's the type of ...
  2. 5 Household Items You Should Insure

    Your homeowner's insurance doesn't cover everything you own and the items it does ...
  3. 8 Hobbies Your Life Insurer Won’t Approve Of

    If you partake in any of these hobbies on a regular basis, it may be difficult for ...
  4. 5 Most Costly Product Recalls

    The recalls of these products not only affected consumers, but the companies that ...
  5. 6 Ways To Save On Insurance

    Love it or hate it, insurance policies are a necessary expense in everyone's life. ...
  6. 7 Insurance Tricks That Cost You Money

    Not all insurance companies are out to get you, but you should still learn how to ...
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    An account that can be found in the assets portion of a company's balance sheet. Goodwill can often arise when one company ...
  2. Return On Invested Capital - ROIC

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  3. Law Of Demand

    A microeconomic law that states that, all other factors being equal, as the price of a good or service increases, consumer ...
  4. Cost Of Debt

    The effective rate that a company pays on its current debt. This can be measured in either before- or after-tax returns; ...
  5. Yield Curve

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  6. Stop-Limit Order

    An order placed with a broker that combines the features of stop order with those of a limit order. A stop-limit order will ...
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