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A Good Credit Record and Why You Should Have One

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Pay your bills on time to maintain a good credit record and qualify for low rates. Don't wait until the last minute to pay your monthly bills. Not only will you incur late-payment ...

How to Choose an Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)

An exchange-traded fund, or ETF, is an investment fund that trades on stock markets, not unlike normal stocks, but represents a pool of investments similar to a...

Consider Taxes When Picking Mutual Funds

Prior to the 1990’s, most investors avoided mutual funds. But, with the stock crash of 1987 and a more volatile...

Week 9: The Definitive Guide to Retirement Planning

We are now on to our 9th week of Personal Finance Guide… and it is time to learn more about retirement planning. We’ve touched on topic in previous ...

Common Stock Strategies Part 2: Quality, Income, Cost Averaging

Learn about stock strategies such as dollar cost averageing, income investing, and investing in 'quality' companies. Read the rest of Common Stock Strat...

6 Types of Equity Derivatives and Their Advantages

Learn about Equity Derivatives. Read the rest of 6 Types of Equity Derivatives and Their Advantages at InvestorGuide.com....

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