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Selling a Structured Settlement

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

With the countless web sites, advertisements, legal jargon and complex issues surrounding structured settlements, it is easy to become overwhelmed and frustrated when you are simply searching for answers and straightforward information...

Structured Settlements And The Power Of Annuities

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A structured settlement is a type of financial settlement usually awarded to the victim of a personal injury accident. For example, assume a jury awards the victim damages in the sum of $4 million. Depending on the circumstances, the damages may be awarded as a structured settlement rather than as a lump sum...

The Wonders And Horrors Of Compounding

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Google Price Target: $16,578.90 Some of you will immediately recognize this headline is a joke. For the rest of you, I was kind of hoping the ninety cents part would give it away. If you’re reading this because you’re interested in what I have to say about Google (GOOG), you can stop now...

A Frugal Lifestyle

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

The word “frugality” has left a more negative connotation for most people than simply being a saver, a cheapskate or tightwad. There is a thin line difference to saving and too much frugality to the point of being awkward and ridiculous...

Viajar por placer

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

El periodo de viajar en avión no es la experiencia que mas disfrute. Cargar con la valija, pagar el pasaje, la sensación de encierro en el avión entre otras son los negativos de viajar. Sin embargo llegar al lugar de destino es tal recompensa que lo mencionado anteriormente deja de ser relevante...

Identity Theft is there hope for victims?

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

One of the lesser known Id theft sources comes from none other than your credit card company or some other source of a data leak and to make matters worse Visa fine processing companies for breaches of security instead of helping the affected company increase their security...

What You Should Know About A 401k

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A 401k is a good place to start in planning for your future retirement, no matter how far away you may be from the actual time. A 401k account is a special type of savings account that is funded directly through your paycheck each pay period...

Some Retirement Strategies For All Ages: A "To-Do" List

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A successful retirement depends largely on the steps you take during different stages of your life. Here are some moves to consider. Note: Investment portfolios shown are illustrations only. You must decide what percentages and investments are right for you...

How Buying Invoices Works

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

If you have a problem with cash flow, you might consider finding a company that engages in buying invoices to get you on the right track again. Often, through no fault of their own, small and large companies find themselves in a bind because they don't have enough cash to meet debt payments, to pay employees, or to invest in needed materials and manpower in order to bid on lucrative, time-sensitive contracts...

Business Credit Cards for Those With Bad Credit

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Corporate executives and successful business owners, who have exemplary credit records, usually have no problem in obtaining business credit cards. The card companies that issue business credit cards are in a constant race against one another – competing to achieve poll position in a race aimed at securing the custom of these ‘elite’ business credit card holders...