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  1. Your Credit Score: More Important Than You Know

    Credit scores affect key aspects of your personal and professional life. Knowing ...
  2. Joint Credit Cards: The Pros and Cons

    A joint credit card may sound like an easy way to split the bills, but make sure ...
  3. Simple Interest Loans: Do They Exist?

    Yes, they do. Here is what they are – and how to use them to your advantage.
  4. Fixing Your Credit Score: A Do It Yourself Guide

    Following these five steps can go a long way toward repairing a low score.
  5. Comparing Reverse Mortgages vs. Forward Mortgages

    Which one a homeowner chooses depends on where you are at this point in your life, ...
  6. Is My Credit Score Good Enough for a Mortgage?

    Your score is critical in determining not only whether you'll secure a loan for a ...
  1. How Able Lending Works

    A new wave of peer-to-peer and peer-to-business lenders is reshaping the way borrowers ...
  2. How Microfinance and Investment Banking Compare

    Investment banks and microfinance institutions (MFIs) provide similar services, but ...
  3. Meet The Company Behind Your FICO Score

    There are other credit scores that evaluate lending risk, but FICO is still the choice ...
  4. Choose The Best Way To Fund Your Startup: Are ...

    Which is better for a startup - debt or equity? Here are the advantages, challenges, ...
  1. Under what circumstances might a syndicated loan be arranged?

    Learn about the types of syndicated loans, why some lenders choose to establish or join a syndicate, and why some borrowers ...
  2. How risky is a syndicated loan for the lender?

    Read about risks associated with the syndicate loan market, including the problems of adverse selection and asymmetric information ...
  3. How do I calculate how much home equity I have?

    Find out how to calculate the home equity in your home, your home equity percentage and the loan-to-value, or LTV, based ...
  4. In the context of a bond, what does the principal refer to?

    Get introduced to the world of bond investing and learn what the term "principal" means in reference to a corporate or government ...
  1. 5 (Not-So-Extreme) Coupon-Saving Strategies

    Why pay full price when you can get it for less with a coupon? Use these tips to ...
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