851.||The 5 Secrets to Getting Out of Debt Fast by Rob Sallay|
As they stare down at a teetering pile of bills, so many consumers wonder how they racked up such a large debt. The answer boils down to simple mathematics.
“On a basic, fundamental level, the problem is ...
[Added: 22 Feb 2005 Hits: 344 Words: 689]
852.||Unsecured Business Finance by Steve|
It helps to be a well-established businessperson if you are looking for unsecured business finance. If you are well-established, with a record of success to back you, many financial institutions would be willing to offer unsecured business finance because they would like ...
[Added: 12 Feb 2005 Hits: 292 Words: 443]
853.||College Savings Plans - are they the best choice for my child? by Vanessa McHooley|
College Savings Plans, also called Section 529 plans, are one of the best ways to save for college because they offer:
- Tax advantages
- A variety of investment options
- Flexible contribution options
- Parental control
- Little impact on eligibility for need-based financial aid
[Added: 03 Feb 2005 Hits: 340 Words: 790]
854.||Financial Aid - when should I apply for? by Vanessa McHooley|
Financial Aid - when should I apply for?
Many different types of financial aid are available to you in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans. With billions of dollars at stake, it ...
[Added: 18 Jan 2005 Hits: 311 Words: 489]
855.||An Overview Of Balance Transfers by Neil Brown|
What is a balance transfer ?
A balance transfer can be explained simply as a balance transfer! When a balance is transferred usually from a credit card, but possible from a bank account or loan to a credit card with a offer interest rate (usually 0%) for a ...
[Added: 14 Jan 2005 Hits: 368 Words: 768]
856.||How to Shrink Your Phone Bill by Brad Dudley|
Most people don't think it makes a difference which long distance provider they choose anymore. But, fact of the matter is, if you are still using one of the big three, you could save up to ...
[Added: 18 Dec 2004 Hits: 262 Words: 412]
857.||Balance Transfers Can Help You Stop Putting Money Down The by Claire Bowes|
As you probably know, interest rates are at all time low right now and if you aren't getting the best deal from your credit card company then they owe it to you to either lower your rate, or you owe ...
[Added: 13 Dec 2004 Hits: 260 Words: 821]
858.||UK Debt When Moving Abroad by Nicola Bullimore|
The idea of moving abroad to escape debt seems to be more of a common practice these days. People who have failed businesses or are swamped in debt believe that moving abroad will give them ...
[Added: 19 Nov 2004 Hits: 324 Words: 712]
859.||Justify Social Security ... Don't Save for Retirement by Kemberly Wardlaw|
It is a common question when investors review their retirement plan—should we include social security benefits into our retirement income projections?
It seems the closer an investor is to retirement, the more likely he/she will include social security benefits into ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2004 Hits: 281 Words: 428]
860.||The Effects of Consumer Debt by Nicola Bullimore|
The Effects of Consumer Debt
Consumer borrowing in the UK has now crashed through the £1 trillion barrier. 80% of this is due to credit card borrowing, loans and mortgages. How are people managing to handle their debt and ...
[Added: 06 Nov 2004 Hits: 630 Words: 574]
861.||Total Cost Of Credit vs Monthly Payments by David Wilding|
I read a press release the other day which points to the fact we need
to be very careful with our finances. The subject of the release was
home mortgages. A company was announcing the availability of
40 year ...
[Added: 11 Oct 2004 Hits: 287 Words: 463]
862.||Good Times Are The Best Times To Dump Debt. by David Wilding|
It is vital to get rid of debt while things are
going well. Yet the opposite is usually the
case. Human nature is such that when we
find ourselves living in good times, we let
down our defenses. With our lives going
great we seem to ...
[Added: 11 Oct 2004 Hits: 304 Words: 501]
863.||What Will You Take For A Dollar? by David Wilding|
The other day I sat in a meeting listening to a
young man extol the virtues of owning real estate.
Much of what he said was true. However two things
made me sit up and take notice. I couldn't help but
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864.||Stupid Ideas Can Ruin Your Financial Life by David Wilding|
Stupid ideas come in all sorts of packages. Bad
debt, various loans, purchase decisions, and delayed
savings. Most people reach the age of 65 with little
or no savings. They live off social security and
what little else they have. Is it any wonder the
golden arches are filled with workers ...
[Added: 11 Oct 2004 Hits: 373 Words: 643]
865.||401(k) Plans by Charles M. O'Melia|
You have permission to this article either electronically or in print as long as the author bylines are included, with a live link, and the article is not changed in any way. Please provide a courtesy e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org telling where the article was published. (967 word count) ...
[Added: 02 Oct 2004 Hits: 289 Words: 963]
866.||Economic theories at a glance by Chris Boyle|
Monetary policy and inflation
The lenders interest charges associated with mortgages are
based on the Bank of England's (BOE's) base rate.
The BOE's Monetary Policy Committee holds a meeting
every month to decide whether or in what way they will change
[Added: 12 Jul 2004 Hits: 306 Words: 437]