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Articles tagged: Personal Finance & Investment

Investing is Risky But Not Investing is Riskier

Investing Basics For Beginners Installment #2: Investing is Risky But Not Investing is Riskier *

What is risk? Every investment carries some level of risk. There are several types of risks you should know about as an investor: Business Risk, Volatility Risk, Inflation Risk, Interest Rate Risk, and Liquidity Risk.

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How You Can Save on College Costs

How You Can Save on College Costs

FAFSA’s Expected Family Contribution (EFC) formula will change to the Student Aid Index (SAI). Here are some ways that you can save on college costs. If you’re a small business owner, find out how you can use your business to lower your SAI.

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what is roi

90 Second Lessons: What is ROI?

What is ROI? This quick lessons lays out the definition and mathematics of how to determine your return on investment.

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investing basics what is stock

Investing Basics For Beginners Installment #1: What is Stock? And Should You Buy Some?

What is a stock? For anyone still considering buying, we cover stock basics and investment principles in this series on all things equity.

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How to Anticipate Contract Disputes Before You Sign (And Why You’ll Be Glad You Did)

There are many steps to take in order to assure a contract will be honored by all parties. Anticipate contract disputes by working with the right lawyer, keeping extra copies of the original and always having a backup plan.

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Business School

I Went for an MBA at 43. Here’s Why Business School Rankings are Meaningless

After years of teaching higher education, a lecturer works to get his MBA. What he learns may change your mind about getting the degree.

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Divorce

4 Steps for Handling Your Finances in Divorce

Divorce is not just an emotional process—it’s a financial one too. Follow these steps to manage finances in divorce and protect your assets.

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Consumer Goods

Three Reasons the Consumer Goods Industry Should Be On Every Investor’s Radar

Investing in the consumer goods industry provides moderate but stable returns. Diversify your portfolio with common consumer staples.

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Community College

Free Tuition Won’t Fix Community Colleges—Or Help Students

President Biden’s proposal for free tuition at community college sounds good on paper, but American education requires much greater reform.

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Precious Metals

Precious Metals Investing: The Do’s and Don’ts

Profiting from precious metals is an easy and smart way to build a balanced portfolio. Here’s how to delve into precious metals investing.

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