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  1. Broker Comparisons

    Vanguard vs Fidelity

    If you are looking to invest in high quality mutual funds, Vanguard and Fidelity Investments are two powerhouse financial ...
  2. Trading Strategy

    How do I create a trading strategy with Bollinger Bands® and the Stochastic Oscillator?

    Learn how to create a trading strategy by combining two different technical indicators, Bollinger Bands and the stochastic ...
  3. Markets & Economy

    What country has the wealthiest overall population?

    Find out which country has the wealthiest overall population based on per capita income. Discover how this wealth was created ...
  4. Financial Analysis

    Stalled Pattern

    A stalled pattern, also known as the deliberation pattern, is a candlestick chart pattern that occurs during an uptrend and ...
  5. Trading

    Rickshaw Man

    The rickshaw man is a long candlestick with a doji body that indicates indecision in the market.
  6. Markets & Economy

    Why is there a negative correlation between quantity demanded and price?

    Learn what the law of demand is, the basic assumption of the law of demand and why there is a negative correlation between ...
  7. Credit, Loans & Mortgages

    How do credit bureaus make money?

    Take a closer look at how credit bureaus make money, and learn about the kind of services they provide to both lenders and ...
  8. Financial Analysis

    Charge-Off (Corporate Finance)

    A charge-off is an item on the company's income statement that is not collectible and is subsequently written off the balance ...
  9. Trading Strategy

    A Beginner's Guide to Hedging

    Learn how investors use hedging strategies to reduce the impact of negative events on investments.
  10. Mutual Funds

    Introduction To Inflation-Protected Securities

    Inflation is an enemy to investors - except to those who invest in IPS, which guarantee a real rate of return with no credit ...
  11. High Net Worth Strategy

    Who are Charles Schwab's (SCHW) main competitors?

    Find out who Charles Schwab's main competitors are and how they stack up. Learn the information you need to make informed ...
  12. Financial Analysis

    How is an accrued interest entry made in accounting?

    Learn how to create common journal entries for accrued interest, including adjusting entries and delayed bond issues sold ...
  13. High Net Worth Strategy

    What's the largest charitable donation Warren Buffett ever made?

    Learn about Warren Buffett's biggest financial contributions and how his estate is to be divided between charity and Buffett's ...
  14. Financial Analysis

    Does a capital expenditure (CAPEX) immediately affect income statements?

    Learn the direct and indirect effects a capital expenditure, or CAPEX, may immediately have on a business' income statements ...
  15. Financial Analysis

    What are the objectives of financial accounting?

    Learn about the principle objectives of financial accounting, including the furnishing of the financial statements for those ...