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Investopedia brings the expertise of nearly 200 writers -- with specialties ranging from active trading to frugal living and everything in between -- to your fingertips. A division of ValueClick, Inc., Investopedia has been a leader in independent, unbiased financial education material since 1999. In addition to offering the most comprehensive financial dictionary on the web, visitors have access Investopedia brings the expertise of nearly 200 writers -- with specialties ranging from active trading to frugal living and everything in between -- to your fingertips. A division of ValueClick, Inc., Investopedia has been a leader in independent, unbiased financial education material since 1999.
April 08, 2014 1:44 PM
By Ryan Selkis on April 07, 2014 Filed Under: Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Internal Revenue Service, Tax Planning While much has b ...
November 14, 2012 10:24 AM
Behind the United States, China and Japan operate the second- and third-largest economies in the world, respectively. China and Japan also trade an ...
October 23, 2012 1:22 PM
  At a bike shop, I recently picked up copy of the catalog from the German bicycle accessory manufacturer Trelock, which is well-known for its ra ...
October 17, 2012 12:33 PM
  by Angie Mohr, Investopedia staff writer       For decades, the Canadian retail market was dominated by homegrown companies, such as th ...
October 15, 2012 12:03 PM
  Covered call strategies can be useful for generating profits in flat markets and, in some scenarios, they can provide higher returns with lowe ...
October 12, 2012 11:57 AM
If it isn't grown, it has to be mined. You've probably heard some variation of this saying. It is used by people concerned about the environmental e ...
October 10, 2012 1:02 PM
Cutting through all of the nonsense about challenging and rewarding work, there's only one driving reason why people work in the financial industry ...
October 03, 2012 11:05 AM
  We often hear about the importance of picking a company by means of quantitative analysis, which attempts to value companies mathematically by ...
October 01, 2012 10:55 AM
  Congratulations! After two years of saving and sacrifice - sweat and overtime - you have finally accumulated enough money to begin investing ou ...
September 28, 2012 2:13 PM
  On May 6, 2010, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 998.5 points in just 20 minutes, wiping out more than $1 trillion in market value, b ...
September 25, 2012 1:12 PM
  Imagine a gangster, crime lord or drug lord and you probably think of bloodshed, guns, fast money and a rich lifestyle. Gangsters are also know ...
September 19, 2012 11:57 AM
  One of the best ways to increase exposure for your own business or cause is to expand your influence on social networking sites. For businesse ...
September 17, 2012 2:04 PM
  The financial services area is so deep and so broad, there are enough good books written about it to keep investors busy for a lifetime. If y ...
September 14, 2012 12:12 PM
  Dividend growth investing definitely appeals to an older audience. After all, steady reliable dividend payments are exactly what retirement is ...
September 13, 2012 12:27 PM
  Today's job market is competitive. Those who are in need of work undoubtedly know how difficult it can be to compete for the top jobs. This co ...
September 10, 2012 11:16 AM
  If you would like to invest but think you don't have the money, think again. The beauty of investing is that unlike purchasing a car or even a ...
September 07, 2012 10:28 AM
When people look to identify the most prominent obstacles to economic growth, the levels of consumer and federal debt are often high on any list. The ...
September 04, 2012 11:01 AM
  It seems like all our parents and teachers focus on when we are growing up is the importance of building "what we know," but they never once to ...
September 04, 2012 10:55 AM
  In a world where there is always a new gadget to buy or candy to try, saving money isn't easy. The good news is there are several ways that you ...
September 04, 2012 10:54 AM
In a world where there is always a new gadget to buy or candy to try, saving money isn't easy. The good news is there are several ways that you can sa ...
August 23, 2012 12:43 PM
For more from Investopedia: Read about how PFG pulled off 2 decades of fraud here. Read about practical and affordable hedging strategies here. Learn ...
August 14, 2012 9:09 AM
For more from Investopedia: Read about financial models you can create with Excel here. Read about understanding interest rates, inflation and the bo ...
August 10, 2012 1:50 PM
For more from Investopedia: Read about a primer on preferred stocks here. Read about why Apple's earnings miss is not surprising here. Learn about ho ...
August 09, 2012 1:34 PM
For more from Investopedia: Read about six gold medal stocks set to climb here. Read about why Netflix has a bumpy, crowded road ahead here. Learn ab ...
July 31, 2012 8:10 AM
For more from Investopedia: Read about the United States Vs. Canada - differences in investing here. Read about why there are few sell ratings on Wa ...
July 18, 2012 12:18 PM
For more from Investopedia: Read about minimizing your losses with alternative strategy funds here. Read about why people are having difficulty makin ...
July 16, 2012 11:45 AM
For more from Investopedia: Read about looking deeper into capital allocations here. Read about reading the balance sheet here. Learn about the worki ...
July 05, 2012 11:39 AM
For more from Investopedia: Read about five ways to double your investment here. Read about investing in oil and gas UITs here. Learn about the hidde ...
July 02, 2012 12:14 PM
For more from Investopedia: Read about investing in oil and gas UITs here. Read about the hidden differences between index funds here. Learn about si ...
June 29, 2012 1:14 PM
For more from Investopedia: Read about hedge fund due diligence here. Read about six wealthy venture capitalists here. Learn about how to invest in c ...