Natural Disasters

  1. Prepare Your Finances to Handle Natural Disasters

    The Fort McMurray, Canada, fire is a reminder to take these easy steps to protect ...
  2. The Financial Effects of a Natural Disaster

    We're all subject to Mother Nature's whims - and the damage can have far-reaching ...
  3. 6 Stocks That Benefit from a Weather Event

    Discover companies that enjoy an increase in business as a result of a major weather ...
  4. 6 Risks International Stocks Face in 2016

    Learn about risk factors that can influence your investment in foreign stocks and ...
  5. How Profits Will Be Made As The Globe Heats Up ...

    Climate change will harm earth and its inhabitants in various ways, but certain industries ...
  6. 4 Areas to Consider Roofing Material Types

    Roofing your home is very important, that’s why you should choose a roof specifically ...
  1. How Profits Will Be Made As The Globe Heats Up ...

    Climate change will harm earth and its inhabitants in various ways, but certain industries ...
  1. Suppose my garage collapsed onto my car. Are damages covered by my home insurance ...

    Generally, damage to an automobile will be covered by comprehensive car insurance, which is in addition to collision coverage ...
  2. What is a "force majeure"?

    A force majeure is derived from the French term meaning "greater force" and refers to any natural and unavoidable catastrophe. ...
  1. 10 Ways To Prepare For Nature's Worst

    Protect your financial interests from earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, hail, hurricanes, ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  2. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
  3. Basis Point (BPS)

    A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly ...
  4. Sharing Economy

    An economic model in which individuals are able to borrow or rent assets owned by someone else.
  5. Unlevered Beta

    A type of metric that compares the risk of an unlevered company to the risk of the market. The unlevered beta is the beta ...
  6. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities - TIPS

    A treasury security that is indexed to inflation in order to protect investors from the negative effects of inflation. TIPS ...
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