Tips To Managing Your Education and Debt

Too often, college students graduate with a diploma and a mountain of debt. Although student loan debt is a fact of life for many grads, there are ways to prevent the debt from growing out of control. By understanding debt and making good financial choices, you can find a balance between creating debt that helps you earn more in the ...

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A Guide to Defined Benefit And The Recent Changes

Defined benefit pension plans are the traditional pension schemes often referred to as the gold standard of pensions. In a defined benefit pension scheme, the employer offers the retired employee a monthly sum based on their earnings, age and how long they worked for the company. They became popular after the Second World War, particularly at large corporations and companies ...

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Why Choose A Financial MSc Degree?

By adding an MSc in accountancy and finance to your CV your are not only opening up a route into a whole range of financial professions but doors will open that lead to a career in a host of other sectors which include advertising, journalism, law, sales, IT and marketing. The MSc in accounting and finance courses that are currently available ...

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YUKOS Shareholders Will Receive 1.9 Billion Euros from Russian Government

Just days after the Hague awarded a 50 billion dollar payout to some of YUKOS shareholders, the EHCR (European Court of Human Rights) has decreed that the Russian government pay out an additional 1.9 billion euros to the company’s shareholders.  This decision came as a result of the EHCR finding that Russia failed to “strike a fair balance” when it ...

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Common Mistakes People Make When Filing Their Own Taxes

A tax firm is a company that assists individuals or business owners with tax filings and tax problems. These companies offer the expertise of an accountant whom can provide this assistance by filing income taxes, reviewingthe owed taxes, advising on how anything owed can be repaid and teaching techniques on how to avoid tax penalties. Most of these firms employ ...

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