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Featured Financial Planning Learning Videos
Life insurance may be one of the most important purchases ever made. In the event of a tragedy, life insurance proceeds can help pay the bills, pay for children’s education, support a current business from closing, and protect family inheritance. It is important to have a good understanding of life insurance and its role within a sound financial plan.
Decisions related to life insurance include how much to buy, what kind to buy, and how different life events such as having children, buying a home, or retiring can affect your insurance needs. To determine the best option for your particular situation, contact a finance professional in your area. Term life insurance is often a good choice for younger people ...
Loans can be either secured or unsecured. A secured loan requires the borrower to offer collateral such as a car, a house, stocks, or anything with value that the bank is willing to accept. An unsecured loan does not have any collateral attached to it. The borrower signs a contract that they will repay the loan but no property secures it. If the borrower does not pay the loan, the lender cannot seize an asset.
Most small businesses depend on lenders to provide the funds they need to open a business, finance projects, or at times just to keep the business operating. Without loans, many small business owners would not be able to realize their dreams of opening a business or expanding their operations...
IRS taxes the income or capital gains from most foreign investments
FDI is a measure of ownership of assets, such as factories, mines and land. Increasing foreign investment can be used...
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The shares of many REITs are traded on major stock exchanges.
In the past 50 years, REITs have become an important segment of the U.S. economy and investment markets...
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