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Balance Transfer Credit Cards FAQ

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

When it comes to using balance transfer credit cards, many consumers are filled with questions and concerns. While there are many benefits to using a balance transfer credit card, it is always best to have these questions answered and the concerns satisfied before moving forward with applying for one of these cards...

On Microsoft (MSFT)

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Copyright 2006 Geoff Gannon Microsoft is a difficult situation for me to evaluate. I think the company still has a lot of growth ahead in some areas. But, that depends on where management wants to take it...

Men, Women and Their Finances

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

What do you worry about most when it comes to your finances and debt or your credit card repayments? It seems that men and women have different outlooks and think differently about their finances. A survey was carried out to see whether men and women thought differently or the same about their finances...

Knowing Your 401k Plan.

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Taking full advantage of your 401k plan today can help you achieve financial goals sooner, and provide enough income for a comfortable retirement. For most working people, Social Security checks alone will not be enough to maintain the standard of living they are used to, once they are no longer working...

Tumbling Mortgage Rates resulting to tight market situation

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Mortgage rates tumbled, as short-term mortgage rates shot up higher sending the share of variable rate applications tumbling. The share of adjustable rate mortgage application sank though a big drop in yield of the 1year Treasury-indexed ARM may change that...

Understanding The Money Market

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

The money market is one of the safest financial markets available. It is commonly used by large corporations, financial institutions and governments to secure their money resources for a short period of time...

Mortgage Refinance Loans

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Within recent decades mortgage loans have become an everyday occurrence, spreading over all the groups of the society. The necessity and importance of mortgage loans are doubtless, therefore everyone who wants to take advantage of mortgage should gain a complete understanding of its types, relevant terminology, benefits and such options as mortgage refinance...

New Rules For Buy To Let Landlords

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A tightening of regulations regarding the letting of larger properties containing three or more storeys, converted into smaller self contained residential units, came into force at the beginning of April 2006...

Dealing With Rising Costs

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Sadly, we don’t live in a world where one can realistically be expected to save their money. It just doesn’t happen anymore! A few decades ago that could have happened but not any more. It used to be that your income was far greater than your expenses and you could put quite a bit away...

Give Me Some Credit!

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Are you a small business owner, especially one that interacts frequently with the public, such as a real estate agent? Do you spend considerable time taking clients out to lunch, sending out flyers or other mail, or driving a lot in your business? If so, consider applying for a Chase Business Rebate Card...