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Automatic Clearing House. A nationwide electronic funds transfer network which enables participating financial institutions to distribute electronic credit and debit entries to ban ... Read more

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Reasons for Holding onto a Security

by Warren Buffett

We do not sell holdings just because they have appreciated or because we have held them for a long time. (Of Wall Street maxims the most foolish may be "You can't go broke taking a ...

How to Choose and Use Financial Software

There is seemingly an endless choice of financial software that an individual can use to track finances in the areas of investing, money management, and tax pre...

The Managerial/ Professional Class Is Burning Out

If you work for Corporate America in a managerial or professional capacity, you know all about burnout, because you see it all around you or are experiencing it...

Investing 101: Getting Started

Congratulations, you've taken the first step to securing your financial well-being! By educating yourself about the investing basics, you will be able to gain f...

General Principles of Technical FOREX Tools

As you select technical analysis tools, keep in mind: Most tools can be classified as designed for either trading (sideways) or trending markets. Thus, the majo...

Avoiding an Options Call Exercise

If you sell a call on stock originally purchased as a long-term investment, you might want to take steps to avoid exercise. This is not contradictory; as a spec...

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