Money For Lunch – Finance

What You Need to Know Prior to Selecting an Investment Advisor

August 31, 2015 1:39 PM0 comments
What You Need to Know Prior to Selecting an Investment Advisor

Everyone should have an investment advisor. Trying to handle your own investments can be quite risky. However, before hiring someone, there are certain things you will need to know about them. Let’s take a look at some of the factors now. Are They a Fiduciary? It’s really important that your […]

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Avoid Being Nickled and Dimed Overseas

August 25, 2015 12:41 PM0 comments

  Managing your personal finance life is about paying attention to details. This is hard enough to do at home, but it’s a Herculean effort when you’re traveling overseas. For one, the cards are not stacked in your favor. There are entire industries of companies that make money off of […]

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What to Know before Opening a New Checking Account

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  Checking accounts are not created equal. Some checking accounts are amazing, some are atrocious. This article will help you determine how to find the best checking account available for your exact situation. The article will look at interest rates, fees, overdraft protection, accessibility, and even bonus money just for signing […]

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Lifestyle Financial Planning is vital for everyone: Here is why

August 20, 2015 11:55 AM0 comments
Lifestyle Financial Planning is vital for everyone: Here is why

For a lot of people the concept of lifestyle financial planning is confusing and shunned as the reserve of the superrich.  This has led to many people missing out on the numerous benefits that come with this style of financial planning.  We take a look at these below. It helps […]

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5 Pieces of Bad Financial Advice

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    Between the internet, friends and a million talking heads, there is plenty of access to financial advice… and not all of it is good or even helpful. In fact, some financial advice can be outright devastating, especially if you are living on a fixed budget. Here are a […]

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Would A Career In Finance Be the Right Choice for You?

August 19, 2015 7:24 AM0 comments

  With the huge amounts of jobs in the finance industry, it’s confusing to decide which specific area to enter. Of course, a career in finance always starts with a degree in which you can get a closer look at the specific areas it involves such as accounting and consulting. […]

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3 Financial Moves to Make Before Getting Married

August 17, 2015 6:54 AM0 comments

  Your wedding should be the happiest day of your life to date. You get to pledge your love to the one you want to spend the rest of your life with, in front of everyone you care about. It’s romantic and life-changing. You should enjoy the day and treasure […]

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The True Value of Student ID Cards

August 10, 2015 11:38 AM0 comments
The True Value of Student ID Cards

Starting college can be a bit of a rush. You’ve got a whole slew of new things to take care of even before the first day such as registering for classes, picking up a mail key, getting situated in your new living situation, and getting your new student ID card. […]

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Hiring an Adviser for Your Company’s Financials

August 5, 2015 10:44 AM0 comments

  Hiring a financial adviser can make or break the future of your company. Of course, hiring a good adviser will ensure that you are set up for success in the future; however, on the other hand, if you hire a bad adviser your company will not be able to […]

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Time for a Change: How Consumers and Businesses can Benefit from FPS

August 2, 2015 4:48 PM0 comments
Time for a Change: How Consumers and Businesses can Benefit from FPS

Previously, the most popular scheme for processing payments in the UK, BACS, was treated with disdain due to the time it took for payments to be made – the time often exceeded 3 days. In 2005, however, 10 major high street banks signed up to the FPS – or the […]

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