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A debt instrument issued for a period of more than one year with the purpose of raising capital by borrowing. The Federal government, states, cities, corporations, and many other t ... Read more

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What Free Cash Flow can Mean

by Jack Hough

Free cash flow is a measure of the money companies have left after paying their various operating costs each quarter. Some think of free cash flow as a more reliable measure of pro ...

How to Better Trade Stocks by Understanding Bonds

55% of American adults own stock investments, according to Gallup. But far fewer people trade corporate bonds, as the bond market is less liquid and harder to ...

What are the Benefits of Investing in Stocks?

Many of my friends have invested in the stock market over the years, some have done well while others have been less fortunate, is it a good idea to put my extr...

Bond vs. Stock

Bonds and stocks are two of the most common types of assets purchased by investors and most portfolios include one or both. The two investment vehicles are very...

Week 7: The Fool-Proof Guide to Taxes

It is now time for Week 7 of your Personal Finance Resolution, which brings us to everyone’s favorite topic: taxes.In case you missed one of our newslette...

How to Find the Right Stock Broker For Your Needs

Picking a broker is going to be a main decision when you decide to invest, as they are going to be taking a chunk of your hard earned money every time you place...

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