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It’s tempting to co-sign a loan for a friend or loved one who can't get a loan on his own, or needs help establishing and building good credit. But co-signing comes with a lot of pitfalls, not the least of which is the impact it has on your debt-to-income ratio.
Marriage is a boon to retirement planning, with married women having several advantages over single women; but that doesn't mean that if you're single, you should rush to get hitched to secure security in your old age. With careful planning and diligence, single women can fare just as well.
A daycare can be a small, informal business operating out of the owner's home, a company with a board of directors and a formal organizational structure, or something in between. The appropriate organizational structure for a daycare depends on the size and complexity of the operation as well as the laws and regulations of the area where the daycare is located.
University application letters can be intimidating. You may worry that your entire future hinges on your ability to write an effective letter. While your personal essay isn't the only thing that admissions boards consider when deciding who to accept, a well-written application letter may give you an edge in the application process. Your letter may be the closest thing you'll get to an interview. Make it the best representation of yourself that you possibly can by offering the admissions commit...
Any business venture carries risk. Most inherent risk can be identified and mitigated through the implementation of countermeasures -- but no countermeasure can completely eliminate risk. Residual risk is the amount of risk that remains once countermeasures are in place. This level of risk is hard to calculate accurately, because much of it involves unforeseen events. However, it is possible to estimate the level of residual risk and determine whether it falls within acceptable limits.
Which type of message is more appealing -- that you need a certain model of luxury car to prove your worth and maintain your social status? Or that you have the power to forgo social convention, assert your individuality and live within your means by buying a car that’s economic and reliable? In 1959, Volkswagen took a chance on sending the latter message to consumers -- to great success -- and the concept of consumer empowerment in marketing was born.
The thought of a life-saving treatment for your kitty or pup costing more than you can afford is heartbreaking. Could pet insurance be the answer? Learn about the most common types of pet insurance, the benefits of pet insurance, plus alternatives to help you finance your pet's medical care.
Your pet needs dental care as much as you do, but most pet parents probably don't realize that you can get dental insurance for your pets, similar to how you can get it for yourself. Dental insurance can help defray the cost of your own dental work, but does it work the same way for pets? Does pet insurance cover dental work? Discover how pet dental insurance might help make your pet's dental care more affordable.
The Biden administration’s student loan forgiveness plan might have run up against a wall, but you might still be eligible for loan forgiveness under the Income Driven Repayment reforms that are being enacted this year.
We’ve got five ideas to help you make the holidays with your dog that much more magical for your pooch.
The holidays aren't just for children. Dog parents love to lavish attention on their four-legged dependents during the holidays as much as most people love going all out for their two-legged kids. And as part of the family, dogs also enjoy being included in the holiday fun. Here are five ways you can go all out for your pup to make his holiday season magical.
1. Tour the Holiday Lights
Keep Attention Deficit Disorder from Creating Workplace Disorder
Adults with attention deficit disorder (ADD) who struggle to perform in the office are often advised to get a support staff. But what do you do when you ARE the support staff? The work of administrative professionals is never easy. Throw ADD into the mix, and the challenges can seem insurmountable. Problems with organization and memory make an already difficult job seem impossible to perform successfully; but with a few creative...
A limited liability corporation, or LLC, is a hybrid between a partnership; or sole proprietorship and a corporation. Like a corporation, an LLC is a legal entity separate from those who own the business, but unlike a full-blown corporation, an LLC is much simpler to set up and maintain, and taxes may be reported on individual tax returns. The primary benefit of an LLC is that it provides protection against personal liability in the case of a lawsuit.
Contrary to how it sounds, ...