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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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The Importance of Disclosures

by FDIC

Read and save the "disclosures" describing a credit card's features and fees so you know how to save money. "When it comes to information about the terms of your credit card, be a ...

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...

Get Started Today – Tips on Retirement Planning

Follow these tips for retirement planning to make sure you adequately provide for your future. Read the rest of Get Started Today – Tips on Retirement Pla...

4 Types of U.S. Treasury Securities and How They Work

Wondering what the benefits are from investing in treasury bonds? Find out about the securities the Treasury offers and the benefits associated with each. Read...

Assessing Risk While Building a Portfolio

A smart investor makes sure to assess the risk of the investments in their portfolio. Learn the risk associated with various types of investments. Read the res...

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