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5 Alternative Ways To Fund Your Small Business

Probably the most important factor when it comes to running a small business is ensuring that you have the necessary funding and cash flow needed to stay afloat. Small business lending by large banks has declined substantially since the credit crunch in 2007 and the 2008 financial crisis, which made it difficult for many small […]
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Could Glass Steagall Act be Reinstated Soon?

Tightening of financial regulations in the US is at the center stage of this year’s US presidential elections campaign. Both the democrats and the republicans seem to be reading from the same script on some of the proposed policy changes that are meant to strengthen the US financial sector, reduce its risk exposure and build […]
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Why Franchisors Won’t Tell You How Much Franchisees Make

 How much do franchisees make? That’s news that’s seldom disclosed. It’s easy to find out how much it costs to get into a franchise. It’s almost impossible to get much information about potential ROI. This makes it difficult to decide if you should or should not start a franchise business. When it comes to cost, franchisors spell […]
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The 8 Biggest Revenue Hospitals in the Country

Because we don’t have a free government led healthcare service in this country, our hospitals run more like businesses, and thus some make more money than others. How much money a hospital makes can be down to number of patients, services, quality of specializations, and quality of the doctors; doctors with advanced PHDs, MDs and […]
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Understanding Car Insurance in Georgia

While every state has their own car insurance laws that are pretty standard, there are also many auto insurance policies that differ between states. Things like geography, demographics and even the number of drivers out on the road can affect your car insurance rates. Pay attention to some of the following reasons outlining why obtaining […]
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The Ins and Outs of Co-Signing a Guarantor Loan

If you are a parent or a close friend or relative of someone who needs a co-signer for a loan, should you agree to it? What are the advantages and disadvantages of being a co-signer, or guarantor, of a loan? More often than not, this arrangement ends up being an acceptable one because the borrower […]
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Coca-Cola (KO) Downgraded to “Hold” at Vetr Inc.

Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) was downgraded by research analysts at Vetr from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday. They currently have a $47.12 target price on the stock. Vetr‘s target price points to a potential upside of 7.21% from the stock’s current price. In other news, EVP J Alexander Douglas, […]
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Disadvantages of Using Credit Cards to Finance Business

A business needs fund. When you are just starting to establish your own business, it means you don’t have business credit yet but a personal fund of your own. It’s hard to get a bank loan and investor funding when you’re just starting up. But when you have this hot idea on what business to […]
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Top Financial Planning Tips for 2012

There are creative ways to get yourself together financially. Many people that are in debt need planning help. It isn’t always easy, but there are some wonderful ways to easily take better control of your future with financial planning tips for 2012. Money Management Apps One of the best things that people can do is […]
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Understanding Buy to Let Mortgages

For many middle class families and individuals, there is an untapped financial opportunity waiting to be utilized. More and more, banks and financiers are willing to set up loans specifically for this unique investment method. While there is not as much “strike it rich quick” upside, there is generally a steady, strong investment potential that […]
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Spread Betting Strategies

Financial spread betting is spread betting on financial markets, which could be shares or indices. Spread betting is the placing of a wager on the degree of something, movement in a financial market in this case or even conceivably the number of sips of water taken by chancellor, George Osborne, during his budget speech. The […]
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Should You Consider a 50 Year Mortgage?

The local newspaper produces a weekly periodical which is given to everyone for free, and it’s filled with all sorts of advertisements. I read it because there are usually grocery coupons in it and I can save a couple of bucks every week. I saw an advertisement for a local mortgage company who was now […]
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Can You Recover from Bad Credit?

If you find yourself turned down for a loan or a credit card, it’s likely that it’s because your credit rating is bad, or at the very least, not as good as it could be. Although it might seem devastating at first, all is not lost. You can recover from bad credit, but just like […]
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Why The World Won’t Let Greece Fail

The world market has seen some incredibly turbulent times in the last few years. AS things have started to level out the countries begin to pick up the pieces of a shattered market, some road bumps have proven to risk throwing everything back into a downward spiral. Spain and Greece’s economic woes have risked throwing […]
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Steve Jobs’ Appearance At WWDC Fails To Rally Apple Stock (NSDA: AAPL)

Shares of Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) tumbled on Tuesday as CEO Steve Jobs appearance at the company’s Worldwide Developer Conference failed to rally the stock. Tuesday’s decline continued a late sell-off that began yesterday during the midst of the conference, shares finished lower $6 or 1.8 percent to $132.08. Jobs took a leave from his current […]
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