Preparing for a career fair used to mean packing a bag, suiting up, and budgeting more time for travel. Now, preparational tasks include updating video backgrounds and Wi-Fi connections. Swapping in-person events for virtual events may sound like an outlandish…
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Around 6.1% of employed Americans worked for themselves in 2019, yet the ranks of the self-employed might increase among certain professions more than others. By 2026, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that self-employment will rise by nearly 8%. Some self-employed professionals experience high pay in addition to increased flexibility. Dentists, for example, are […]
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Companies have several different types of earnings, each of which provide different information about their revenues and insight into their financial health. On a companyâs balance sheetâwhich is a key piece of information in evaluating a companyâs stock valueâit will report details about its expenses and earnings, including retained earnings and net income. Net income […]
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As we wrap up this year, it’s important to reflect on positive lessons we want to take into 2021. Here are some of the top financial lessons.
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Nobody’s perfect with their money. We all slip up. These are the biggest blunders 20-somethings make â and how they can redeem themselves.
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Some of us know it as I.R.A while others pronounce it âeye-ruh.â No matter if youâre team âI-R-Aâ or team âeye-ruhâ, you should definitely know what it means!Â These letters stand for Individual Retirement Account.Â Donât roll your eyes!…
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If you’re one of those investors with very little time to research and invest in individual stocks, it might be a good idea to look into investing in mutual funds. Whether your goal is to save money for retirement, or for a down payment to buy a house, mutual funds are low-cost and effective way …
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Saving and investing for college expenses may seem overwhelming, but setting aside even small amounts can give your child a head start. While many people are aware of tax-efficient investing accounts like 529 plans, you may not know about UGMA/UTMA accounts – another way to save for educational and other expenses.
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Investing is all about balancing risk and reward. Many investments that offer potentially great rewards, such as stocks, come with tremendous risk, particularly in the short term. The risk of losing 40% of your investment value â as what happened after the 2008 crash â in a single year is enough to make many people […]
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The job of an airline pilot has a certain glamour to it. However, unconventional working hours and plenty of time away from home can be a recipe for stress and burnout. This could be why airline and commercial pilots are … Continue reading →
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