Managing Wealth

  1. Investopedia's Oddest Business and Investing Terms

    The oddest business and investing terms found on Investopedia.
  2. Is my IRA or Roth IRA FDIC-Insured?

    Understand how the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) protects certain individual retirement accounts, and learn ...
  3. Pros And Cons Of Offshore Investing

    Tax loopholes for investing abroad are shrinking, but there are still plenty of viable prospects. Get the big picture.
  4. Overall Liquidity Ratio

    Overall liquidity ratio is the measurement of a company’s capacity to pay for its liabilities with its assets.
  5. Life Settlement

    A life settlement is the selling of one's life insurance policy to a third party for a one-time cash payment.
  6. Offering

    An offering is the issue or sale of a security by a company. It is often used in reference to an initial public offering ...
  1. Probate

    A probate is the legal process in which a will is reviewed to determine whether it is valid and authentic.
  2. Wealth

    Wealth is a measure of the value of all of the assets of worth owned by a person, community, company or country.
  3. Boom And Bust Cycle

    A boom and bust cycle is a process of economic expansion and contraction that occurs repeatedly. It is a key characteristic ...
  4. Pre-Market

    Pre-market is trading activity that occurs before the regular market session; it typically occurs between 8:00 and 9:30 a.m. ...
  5. Business Continuity Planning (BCP)

    Business continuity planning is the creation of a strategy to ensure that personnel and assets are protected and able to ...
  6. Family Income Rider

    A family income rider is a life insurance add-on that provides a beneficiary with money equal to the policyholder's monthly ...
  1. Flipping houses: Is it better than the buy-and-hold strategy?

    Understand how a real estate investors can choose flipping or buying and holding a property. Find out the pros and cons and ...
  2. The Home Appraisal: Your Key to a Successful Refinance

    When you refinance your mortgage, everything hinges on the appraisal. Here's what appraisers look at, how to make your home ...
  3. Market Value

    Market value is the price an asset would get in the marketplace. Market value also refers to the market capitalization of ...
  4. All-In Coverage

    All-in coverage is a type of insurance coverage that applies to communal features in residential multi-family and structures ...
  5. Additional Living Expense (ALE) Insurance

    Additional living expense insurance covers additional costs of living incurred by the policyholder if temporarily displaced ...
  6. Loss Settlement Amount

    Loss settlement amount is a term used to denote the amount of a homeowner's insurance settlement.
  1. Should You Insure Your Wedding Ring?

    A wedding ring's value and your current insurance coverage play a role in a decision to insure the ring.
  2. All-In Coverage

    All-in coverage is a type of insurance coverage that applies to communal features in residential multi-family and structures ...
  3. Family Income Rider

    A family income rider is a life insurance add-on that provides a beneficiary with money equal to the policyholder's monthly ...
  4. Additional Living Expense (ALE) Insurance

    Additional living expense insurance covers additional costs of living incurred by the policyholder if temporarily displaced ...
  5. Workers' Compensation Coverage A

    Workers' compensation coverage A protects employees and provides medical care, death, disability and rehab for workers injured ...
  6. Successive Periods

    Successive periods are periods of time that follow one another chronologically and which are linked together by a common ...
  1. How Serial Entrepreneurs Are Reshaping Wealth Creation

    Investing wisely is one way to build wealth. But serial entrepreneurs are rethinking the way they build their portfolios. ...
  2. Lump Sum Versus Regular Pension Payments

    So you're on the verge of retirement and you're faced with a difficult choice regarding the defined-benefit pension plan ...
  3. Why is Monaco considered a tax haven?

    Discover why the principality of Monaco is considered a tax haven, and learn about some of the sovereign city-state's more ...
  4. Qualified Dividend

    A qualified dividend is a type of dividend subject to capital gains tax rates that are lower than the income tax rates applied ...
  5. Tax Strategies for Your Retirement Income

    Once you’re actually retired, consider these strategies to minimize taxes.
  6. Income Exclusion Rule

    An income exclusion rule sets aside certain types of income as nontaxable.
  1. Top 3 Differences Between Business and First Class

    Should you pay extra to fly first class?
  2. Luxury Item

    A luxury item is not necessary for living, but is deemed as highly desired within a culture or society.
  3. Fine Art Can Be A Fine Investment

    Understand how to identify the next Michelangelo from the macaroni art before you place investments in the fine arts. Learn ...
  4. What Drives Wealthy Donors and How to Advise Them

    New research about high net worth philanthropy shows that values drive giving decisions—and that donors plan to keep on giving ...
  5. Should You Insure Your Wedding Ring?

    A wedding ring's value and your current insurance coverage play a role in a decision to insure the ring.
  6. Elder Law

    Elder law is a legal specialty focusing on the rights and needs of older people.
Hot Definitions
  1. Return on Assets - ROA

    Return on assets (ROA) is an indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets.
  2. Fibonacci Retracement

    A term used in technical analysis that refers to areas of support (price stops going lower) or resistance (price stops going ...
  3. Ethereum

    Ethereum is a decentralized software platform that enables SmartContracts and Distributed Applications (ĐApps) to be built ...
  4. Cryptocurrency

    A digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security. A cryptocurrency is difficult to counterfeit because of ...
  5. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority - FINRA

    A regulatory body created after the merger of the National Association of Securities Dealers and the New York Stock Exchange's ...
  6. Initial Public Offering - IPO

    The first sale of stock by a private company to the public. IPOs are often issued by companies seeking the capital to expand ...
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