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  1. 4 Things Millennials Need to Know about Economics

    Millennials are just entering their prime working years as we face economic problems that are nearly unprecedented in world ...
  2. Carlos Slim's Net Worth: How He Built His Wealth

    How did Carlos Slim Helú get to be so wealthy? A look at his road to success.
  3. Top Stocks Billionaire David Tepper Bought and Sold in Q3: 13F Filing

    Tepper's Appaloosa Management is up 5.6% over last quarter, according to a 13F filing.
  4. Assets Under Management - AUM

    Assets under management (AUM) is the total market value of assets that an investment company or financial institution manages ...
  5. 10 Reasons to Use Your Credit Card

    There's a surprising credit card strategy you should employ as a consumer: Use your credit card for everything (well, almost). ...
  6. Kleintop: Global Economies are Booming

    Jeffrey Kleintop is Senior Vice President, Chief Global Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab.
  1. Series 6

    The Series 6 is a securities license entitling the holder to register as a company's representative and sell mutual funds, ...
  2. How Alibaba's Soaring Wealth Created 10 Billionaires

    Founder Jack Ma, worth $47.4 billion, wealthier than many U.S. tech billionaires
  3. Top Stocks Billionaire David Tepper Bought and Sold in Q3: 13F Filing

    Tepper's Appaloosa Management is up 5.6% over last quarter, according to a 13F filing.
  4. Don’t Let Student Loans Keep Clients from Buying a Home

    Millennial clients who are paying off student loans shouldn't be discouraged from buying a home.
  5. Charles Schwab IMPACT 2017 Conference Reflections

    The Schwab IMPACT 2017 conference held this past week in Chicago was the event of the year for investment advisors, financial ...
  6. Sonders: Has Economic Growth Peaked?

    Liz Ann Sonders, Senior Vice President, Chief Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab speaks with Investopedia at 2017 Schwab ...
  1. Stores Famous for the Best Black Friday Deals

    If you're braving the post-Thanksgiving rush this year, you'll find great bargains at these deep-discounting retailers
  2. The Best Black Friday Deals

    The best Black Friday deals are already being advertised, with shoppers poised to score serious savings.
  3. What is the difference between secured and unsecured debts?

    The differences between secured and unsecured debt, and how banks buffer risks associated with each type of loan through ...
  4. The Top Three Credit Bureaus

    A discussion of the top three credit bureaus: what they do, how they develop your credit score – and why the credit scores ...
  5. Shopping for Mortgage Rates

    A step-by-step guide to finding and locking in the best rate for a mortgage.
  6. How Many Times has Warren Buffett Been Married?

    Warren Buffett has been married twice in his life, but the circumstances surrounding the marriages were unconventional.
  1. Tether Hack: Cryptocurrency Worth $31 Million Stolen

    Bitcoin falls after the supplier of the world’s nineteenth-most valuable virtual currency reports a $31 million theft.
  2. Petrodollars

    Petrodollars is defined as the U.S. dollars earned from the sale of oil.
  3. Forex Market Hours

    Forex hours refers to the time when participants in the $5 trillion market are able to transact.
  4. Weak Dollar

    A weak dollar is a sustained period of depreciation in the United States' currency.
  5. Liquid Market

    A liquid market is one where there are many bids and offers and participants can easily enter and exit it for minimal transaction ...
  6. Targeted Accrual Redemption Note - TARN

    A targeted accrual redemption note is an exotic derivative that terminates when a limit on coupon payments to the holder ...
  1. Tech Will Hold Half of All Corporate Cash This Year: Moody's

    Tech companies, led by Apple, are poised to end the year with the largest share of cash outside of financial companies.
  2. Japan Tobacco's New CEO Lights Up Imperial With M&A Talk

    Japan Tobacco Inc sparked takeover speculation on Tuesday by naming a new chief executive who wants the world's third-largest ...
  3. Cytokinetics Abandons ALS Drug After Failed Trial

    Cytokinetics Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue developing its drug to treat ALS, a fatal neuro-degenerative disorder, ...
  4. Facebook Ex-Employee Says Lawmakers Should Regulate It

    Sandy Parakilas claims that the social network can’t be trusted to regulate itself as it cares more about ad sales than protecting ...
  5. Opinion: HelloFresh Barely Clears Low Hurdles

    HelloFresh is the best dish at an unappetising buffet. The German meal-kit delivery service, which floated less than three ...
  6. Big Insurers Welcome Regulators' Rethink of Sector Risks

    Global regulators are rethinking how to assess risks in big insurance companies, marking a shift that could make life easier ...
  1. Tech Will Hold Half of All Corporate Cash This Year: Moody's

    Tech companies, led by Apple, are poised to end the year with the largest share of cash outside of financial companies.
  2. Japan Tobacco's New CEO Lights Up Imperial With M&A Talk

    Japan Tobacco Inc sparked takeover speculation on Tuesday by naming a new chief executive who wants the world's third-largest ...
  3. Cytokinetics Abandons ALS Drug After Failed Trial

    Cytokinetics Inc said on Tuesday it would discontinue developing its drug to treat ALS, a fatal neuro-degenerative disorder, ...
  4. Facebook Ex-Employee Says Lawmakers Should Regulate It

    Sandy Parakilas claims that the social network can’t be trusted to regulate itself as it cares more about ad sales than protecting ...
  5. Opinion: HelloFresh Barely Clears Low Hurdles

    HelloFresh is the best dish at an unappetising buffet. The German meal-kit delivery service, which floated less than three ...
  6. Big Insurers Welcome Regulators' Rethink of Sector Risks

    Global regulators are rethinking how to assess risks in big insurance companies, marking a shift that could make life easier ...
  1. How Longevity Is Transforming Retirement Planning

    Average longer life spans mean retirees need to invest accordingly to be prepared.
  2. 7 Common Questions and Answers About HSAs

    Knowing the answers to these seven health savings account questions can help you use yours properly.
  3. When Paying Off Your Mortgage Early May Make Sense

    Here’s a look at when it may or may not make sense to pay your mortgage off before retiring.
  4. This Holiday Season, Stuff your 401(k) As Well As your Turkey

    It’s a good idea to take a look at your retirement plan during the holidays.
  5. The Real Benefit of a High Deductible Health Plan

    Why the health savings account is the biggest benefit of having a high deductible health plan.
  6. ‘Retired’ Too Soon? How to Reenter the Workforce After 50

    Here's what you need to know to survive financially and reenter the workforce when you're over 50 and a layoff has forced ...
  1. Facebook Ex-Employee Says Lawmakers Should Regulate It

    Sandy Parakilas claims that the social network can’t be trusted to regulate itself as it cares more about ad sales than protecting ...
  2. Equifax Breach: How to Protect Your Data

    Cybersecurity concerns are the new norm. Here's what to do if your data has been breached.
  3. Tether Hack: Cryptocurrency Worth $31 Million Stolen

    Bitcoin falls after the supplier of the world’s nineteenth-most valuable virtual currency reports a $31 million theft.
  4. The Importance Of Chinese Hydropower To The Bitcoin Ecosystem

    Cheap hydropower has fueled rising supplies of bitcoins in China.
  5. Could Bitcoin Futures Destabilize the Broader Economy?

    Wall Street is leery about how bitcoin futures will affect the economy.
  6. Bitcoin Price Sets Another High By Crossing $8,200

    Bitcoin's price crossed $8,000 for the first time over the weekend.
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  3. Promissory Note

    A financial instrument that contains a written promise by one party to pay another party a definite sum of money either on ...
  4. SEC Form 13F

    A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), also known as the Information Required of Institutional Investment ...
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