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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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A Good Credit Record and Why You Should Have One

by FDIC

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 ...

Where to Invest?

My wife and I have been saving our extra money for a long time and would like to make some investments with it. I’d like to know where to invest? The answer t...

Fannie Mae vs. Freddie Mac

When the recession struck huge bailouts were given to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and in an instant these unknown entities became household names. Even after th...

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...

Economics vs. Finance

Economics and finance are two separate disciplines that are closely intertwined and can both influence each other. This article will help with understanding the...

Week 13: Personal Finance Guide Review – Part II

So You Think You Know Personal Finance? It’s now time to review more of our previous Personal Finance Guide articles as we gear up for Financial Literacy ...

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