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Realized Vs Unrealized Returns

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Traders deal with two different kinds of returns when they speak of profits and losses made in the markets. Realized returns, often referred to as "booked", are those which come about as the result of a position which has been closed out...

Mortgage and Real Estate Information for Debtors

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

If you owe money and have a below average credit score you may find it difficult to get a mortgage loan. In view of these facts, you may find interest in asking a qualified real estate agent help you find a home...

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Structured Settlements

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A structured settlement is an arrangement where instead of a lump sum of cash being awarded to a claimant, a tax-free periodic payment is agreed. Structured settlements are often used in guardianship cases, workers compensation cases, wrongful death cases and severe injury cases...

Surety Bond Bulk Discounts

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Every now and then I get a call from a new client asking how much of a discount they will receive for obtaining multiple bonds. I immediately know the conversation will take a bit longer than usual, as I will have to explain what surety bonds are in order for them to understand why they will not obtain a discount for placing multiple bonds...

First step to Build credit

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Getting a credit card, use a couple of times a month, and pay it off any other time, and 3 / 4 the other half. Every two months to call the company credit card and ask for an increase in the credit line...

Pros and Cons of Refinancing

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Refinancing can be considered a means with which a person replaces his/her current loan with a new loan in order to save money. The loan can be of any type. It can be any consumer debt or a credit card debt or a mortgage...

Citas a Ciegas

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Para todo aquel que busque encontrar su alma gemela, media naranja, amor, enamorarse, un compañero de emociones o como quieras llamarlo es algo difícil de encontrar. Para algunos desde ya no es algo complicado, les ha pasado a los 15 años, 18, 22, en fin ya comparten el día y la mayor parte de sus vidas con alguien desde hace mucho...

Your Holiday Money Could Cost You Dear

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Lisa Taylor from moneyfacts.co.uk comments on the options available to travellers when spending overseas and the costs that consumers should be but are sometimes not aware of. “Whether planning a summer holiday or jetting off for Easter, consumers are keen to check the costs when it comes to choosing the hotel, flights, insurance, and airport parking, but tend not to use the same level of consideration when choosing the cheapest option when it comes to their spending money...

Understanding Futures Trading

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Many people have the notion that commodity futures trading is very difficult to understand. It may only seem difficult when you are new to futures trading, but once you understand the inner workings and get a hang of it, you will be well on your way to success...

Our Own Homes Are The Mother Of All Tax Shelters

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

When it comes to tax shelters, there’s no better or safer place than our own homes. There are a vast number of companies out there spending a lot of money on advertising trying to convince us that we should be sending our hard earned dollars to some island in the sun, where (for a nice fat fee of course) they will keep our money safe and out of the hands of the IRS...