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An internal control employed in accounting to detect improper usage and fraud. Bait records are incorporated within a computerized file so that once it is accessed improperly, the one who accessed it may be tracked. Bait record ...
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Hostile Takeover Bid
It refers to an attempt to take over a company without the company’s board of directors’ approval. When fighting for control of a publi ...
Fixed Income Forward
A contract to buy or sell a fixed income security, in the future, at a price agreed upon today. The price of a fixed income forward contract is cal ...
Weighted Average Cost of Capital is a calculation of the cost of capital of a given company. All capital sources are included in the computation su ...
A classification used in mortgage origination, risk-based pricing and housing statistics for one to four-unit investment properties. The property i ...
Periodic Interest Rate
This is the interest rate charged on loans or realized on an investment in a specific time period.
Things to Ask When Finding a Financial Guru
Finding a financial advisor is a crucial process. Essentially, you are allowing them to manage your finances and attain your goals on your behalf. Recently, the Labor Department outlined its new fi duciary rule, in which advisors are mandated to assume a role as fiduciaries when managing the investments of their clients.
Five Factors to Consider in a Health Insurance
Nobody wants to get sick or hurt, right? You’ve always wanted to be protected from any health and financial risk, but you simply ignore the topic each time people talk about health insurance. In the United States, that situation prompted President Barack Obama to sign the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law on March 23, 2010.
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Three Interesting Trivia regarding Income Tax
Every individual is a taxpayer. The government utilize such payments to fund their projects and uphold the best interests of their people. Most nations implement a progressive tax scheme in which h igh earners settle a higher bill than low income earners.
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