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  1. How Do You Flip a Home?

    Flipping (also called wholesale real estate investing) is a type of real estate investment strategy in which an investor ...
  2. How to Break Your Bad Financial Habits

    For individuals and families to hold their own and build equity for retirement, they need to commit to responsible spending ...
  3. Hedge Fund Fortunes Change, High-Rolling Culture Doesn't

    The lavish lifestyles of hedge fund employees have persisted, even as returns have dwindled.
  4. Dutch Regulator Mistakenly Reveals All Soros Short Positions Since 2012

    A website error resulted in a disclosure of every short trade in its records since 2012.
  5. George Soros' Philanthropy Has Deep Personal Roots

    Soros's own experiences lead him to donate with his conscience.
  6. Are Your Heirs Stuck with Your Charity Pledges?

    How to avoid a court battle over whether your estate is required to pay the charity pledges you made.
  1. Millennials Will Be Still Be Working at 75

    A recent study concludes that Millennials will have to work until age 75 to fund their retirement.
  2. Square

    Square helps small businesses accept credit cards, track sales and inventory and even obtain financing.
  3. Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL)

    CASL is a professional designation for financial advisors who have demonstrated a commitment to helping clients who are older ...
  4. A Key Trump-Rally Indicator Starts to Crack

    Investors anticipate that inflation and GDP growth won't rise nearly as fast under Trump as expected
  5. Five Questions to Ask About Your Company's 401(k) Plan

    Having a comfortable retirement depends on taking maximum advantage of your company's 401(k), if it's offered.
  6. How to Mess Up Retirement and Not Even Know It

    If you’re putting in the work to build your retirement, don't mess it up with costly mistakes.
  1. Mortgage

    A debt instrument, secured by the collateral of specified real estate property, that the borrower is obliged to pay back ...
  2. 4 Risky Moves People Are Making to Buy a Home

    A new study from Owners.com suggests that Americans may be willing to make some risky moves to buy a home in 2017. Here are ...
  3. 9 Gentrifying Neighborhoods in the Bay Area

    There are a number of gentrifying neighborhoods in the Bay Area, which is home to some of the highest rents and home prices ...
  4. Timeshares: Dream Vacation or Money Pit?

    This popular real estate product has its advantages, but don't expect to make a profit.
  5. 5 Things Debt Collectors Are Forbidden To Do

    You may owe money, but you still have rights. Know what's illegal.
  6. Should You Let Turbo Tax Share Your Data?

    Should you let TurboTax share your data? Possible reward: great deals on student loan refinancing. But there are issues.
  1. Implied Volatility: Buy Low and Sell High

    This value is an essential ingredient in the option pricing recipe.
  2. Burger King’s Adults Meal Includes Sexy Toy (QSR)

    Burger King gets spicy with Adult Meal toy for Valentine's Day.
  3. Should Investors Worry about Marine Le Pen?

    The far-right candidate’s growing chance of victory at this year’s French presidential election could spur some interesting ...
  4. Macy's vs. Sears: 2 Beleaguered Retailers (M, SHLD)

    Macy's low price tag could make it an attractive acquisition target, Barron's suggests.
  5. Is WINS Finance's Breakout Sustainable? (WINS)

    Is WINS Finance Holdings's breakout sustainable or the sign of a near-term decline?
  6. Retail Executives Want to Kill Border Tax Proposal (AZO, BBY)

    Retail industry executives are the latest in a wave of CEOs scrambling to Washington for their cause.
  1. What Could Steve Mnuchin Mean for Gold Prices?

    As Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin could have a big effect on the price of gold.
  2. What’s Wrong with Target Date Funds?

    Target date funds seem convenient, but you pay for that convenience with fees and other factors.
  3. The Benefits of Qualified Longevity Annuity Contracts

    Qualified longevity annuity contracts provide guaranteed retirement income starting on a set date.
  4. How to Make the Most of Your Equity Compensation

    Make sure you and your financial planner know how to get the most out of your equity compensation.
  5. Nokia, Intel Team Up on Adoption of 5G

    Nokia and Intel are teaming up to create two 5G solutions labs aimed at accelerating 5G's adoption.
  6. Europe, Not Just a Vacation Opportunity

    We discuss the case for Eurozone equities, despite the abundance of political uncertainties.
  1. Freddie and Fannie Plunge After Court Ruling (FNMA,FMCC)

    Appeals court ruling against hedge funds sees shares of Freddie and Fannie tumble.
  2. Campbell, Smucker Adapt to Changing Tastes (SJM, CBP)

    Food manufacturers like J.M. Smucker and Campbell Soup pivot toward consumer preferences in their own way.
  3. Kraft Ends $143B Unilever Bid, But Story Not Over

    Following a surge of overseas offers for UK companies post-Brexit, analysts say the pressure is on.
  4. HP Enterprise’s Q1 Earnings Report: What to Expect

    If the IT giant fails to meet expectations, its stock could slip from its strong rally in 2016.
  5. Gravity MIA After Seven Straight Up Weeks for S&P500 (AAPL, MSFT)

    Three quarters of S&P500 stocks are above their 50-day moving averages. Should investors be worried?
  6. Hasbro's Monopoly Revamps 1930s Game Pieces

    Hasbro's new Monopoly Token Madness Campaign introduces hashtags, emojis as replacements.
  1. How Working After Retirement Affects Social Security

    Working after retirement can positively affect your Social Security benefits.
  2. The Cost and Benefit of Investment Advice

    Investors benefit from working with fiduciary advisors and should understand the fees they charge.
  3. Immigrants Over 65 and Social Security Benefits

    Under some circumstances, the answer is yes. Here's how the rules work.
  4. Millennials Will Be Still Be Working at 75

    A recent study concludes that Millennials will have to work until age 75 to fund their retirement.
  5. Social Security

    A United States federal program of social insurance and benefits developed in 1935. The Social Security program's benefits ...
  6. Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL)

    CASL is a professional designation for financial advisors who have demonstrated a commitment to helping clients who are older ...
  1. SoundHound to Advance AI to Beat Tech Giants (AMZN, GOOGL)

    SoundHound raised $75 million to keep competing against tech giants for artificial intelligence supremacy.
  2. Cloud Hijacking

    Cloud hijacking is the breaking into or taking over of the cloud account of an individual, business or other organization ...
  3. Facebook Rally May Be Short-Lived (FB)

    Facebook is trying to break out following another solid earnings report but past history suggest that buying pressure and ...
  4. Tech ETFs Boosted by Apple, Facebook (QQQ, TQQQ)

    Tech sector ETFs remain top performers in the market but are down slightly in early morning trading.
  5. How Cloud Computing Can Benefit Fintech Companies

    The cloud is growing more secure, allowing fintech companies to better manage their businesses and serve their customers. ...
  6. Trump, Healthcare and Insurers: What Comes Next

    Here's how Donald Trump's plans to radically overhaul health insurance could impact insurance firms.
Hot Definitions
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    An economic theory of total spending in the economy and its effects on output and inflation. Keynesian economics was developed ...
  3. Portfolio Investment

    A holding of an asset in a portfolio. A portfolio investment is made with the expectation of earning a return on it. This ...
  4. Treynor Ratio

    A ratio developed by Jack Treynor that measures returns earned in excess of that which could have been earned on a riskless ...
  5. Buyback

    The repurchase of outstanding shares (repurchase) by a company in order to reduce the number of shares on the market. Companies ...
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    A tax refund is a refund on taxes paid to an individual or household when the actual tax liability is less than the amount ...
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