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#1855 What Is The Average Salary For An MBA Graduate?

Author: Daniel Harris

The decision to return to school after spending time working towards a bachelor's degree is a serious and often costly one. For many, it's safe to say that the motivation for pursuing a postgraduate education boils down to the potential of increasing one's annual income. More specifically, a Mast... see more

#1853 P2P Lending Sites: How Safe Are They for Borrowers?

Author: Andrew Smith

Much has been written about safety (or lack thereof) regarding peer-to-peer (P2P) lending sites for lenders. They are, after all, the ones putting their money at risk, lending it to total strangers in hopes of generating investment income (see Can You Earn 8% Investing In P2P Loans?). Less discus... see more

#1836 How To Sell Your Company At A Premium

Author: Ethan Smith

A flurry of large company mergers and acquisitions this year is kindling hope among entrepreneurs seeking to sell.With AT&T, GE, Time Warner Cable and other large companies announcing mega merger and acquisition plans, 2014 is being called the year of the deal. Some of the same fundame... see more

#1833 MBA vs Master's In Finance

Author: Daniel Jackson

Those looking to get into a career in finance often are encouraged to continue their studies by earning a Master's degree in business administration (MBA). An MBA offers a broad curriculum in finance, markets, accounting, entrepreneurship and management.But a more focused alternative that ... see more

#1823 3 Stores to Avoid This Coming Black Friday

Author: Michael Williams

Black Friday has become as much of an American tradition as the day that precedes it, Thanksgiving. While some may call this a sad statement on the country's values and priorities, the fact of the matter is Black Friday, and the madness it engenders, is not going away anytime soon. Even with the ... see more

#1820 Alt-A Mortgages: How They Work

Author: Daniel Harris

A house is probably the single largest investment you will ever make, and if you're like most, you'll need a mortgage to finance it. Mortgages are loans that are secured by specified real estate – namely, the house that the loan is being used to purchase. Depending on factors like your credit s... see more

#1815 The Best Candidate For an Adjustable Rate Mortgage

Author: Andrew Taylor

Adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) offer borrowers a lower interest rate than a conventional fixed mortgage, but that rate doesn't last forever, which means this mortgage product isn't going to work for everyone. After all, adjustable-rate mortgages have been out of favour with many financial plann... see more

#1811 What to Do When You Are Underpaid

Author: Ethan Smith

What do you do when your work isn't being valued for what it is worth? Being underpaid makes work unpleasant in the short term and can harm your long-term earning potential. Here are some strategies to help you earn the pay that you deserve.Do Your ResearchDo you feel that you are underpai... see more

#1803 The 7 Best Ways to Get Out of Debt

Author: Daniel Harris

Seven of the best ways to get out of debt include temporarily ceasing contributions to a retirement account, consolidating your debt, borrowing against a life insurance policy, and getting a home equity loan.Temporarily Stop Contributing to Your Retirement AccountOne way to get out of debt... see more

#1802 Part-Time Vs. Executive MBA: Which One To Pick?

Author: Matthew Davis

Earning a Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) is an important step in climbing the corporate ladder. Whether you seek a promotion at a financial firm or aim to become an entrepreneur with your own startup, an MBA can help you achieve those goals. Graduates from MBA programs typically... see more

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