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How Can I Clean up my Credit Report?

credit scoreIf you have a poor credit report then it will interfere with your ability to borrow money; it may even prevent this altogether. A lot of us will have had debt problems in the past and this many have harmed our ability to get finance in the future or it will mean that we will be expected to pay higher rates. It is understandable that many of us are interested in any way to clean up our credit report and luckily there are some ways that we can do this.

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What Is Supply Chain Management?

800px-A_company's_supply_chain_(en)Supply chain management has been described as covering all aspects in the development of a product or service and is concerned with how to make this as cost effective as possible. What this means in practice is easier to understand by means of a real life example. Imagine there is a business that creates and sells footballs; supply chain management will be concerned with all aspects of the process from the storage of the materials to making the balls to sending them off to customers – if the business hopes to be as successful as they can they will want this all to occur in the most cost effective way. Read the rest of this entry »

Top 5 Best Public Accounting / Public Finance Books Reviewed

Those people who are interested in public accounting will find that there are quite a number of good books available on the subject. This is an important area of accounting and some of the best minds in the field have shared their knowledge in these texts. A lot of the texts focus on public finance in general but contain invaluable knowledge of use to those interested in public accounting. Here are just five of the best public accounting books reviewed.
Unaccountable: How the Accounting Profession Forfeited a Public Trust by Mike Brewster (2003)

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What Is a Deductible?

A deductible is something that is most associated with insurance policies. It is important for anyone who is choosing many types of insurance to understand what a deductible is and how it affects them. If an insurance policy does come with this type of clause then it could mean that if you have a need to make a claim you might not be entitled to anything back.

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What Information Should My Resume Include?

cvIt is expected that when we apply for a job we should also send along a resume; especially if we are applying for any type of professional position. A lot of the information in a resume will also be provided on the application form, but if it is done correctly it can be an effective way to show your qualifications for a job. The effectiveness of this document can often decide if we are short listed for an interview so it is always worth putting the effort into getting it right. A question that a lot of us will have to ponder is what information our resume should include.

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What are Different Types of Bank Accounts?

banking accountsBanks offer a number of different types of accounts to customers and each of these will work in different ways. It is a good idea to learn about the different accounts because that way you will be more likely to choose the one that is most suited to your needs. In fact choosing the wrong bank account could cost you money because it might mean that you losing out on interest or other benefits.

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What is an Entrepreneur?

Entrepreneurs are seen as some of the most important people in any society. These are individuals who help create wealth and jobs and it is hard to imagine how our economy could work without them. The word ‘entrepreneur’ is French in origin and it basically means ‘to enter and to take’. An entrepreneur in the simplest terms is somebody that is willing to take risks with their own money in order to launch some type of venture.

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What is an Insurance Premium?

When it comes to insurance one of the most important things to consider is the insurance premium. This is the amount of money that you need to keep paying if you want to ensure that the policy stays active. If you fail to pay the insurance premium then this will usually mean that the insurance is not valid. There are plenty of examples of people who were late paying their life insurance premium and died before they could get around to it; this means that there family were left with nothing.

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