FAQ Alert Monthly Archives : Questions & Answers


Jun 20 2011

What is the Sarbanes-Oxley Act?


May 17 2011

What is triple witching Friday? Triple witching hour?

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May 17 2011

What is GAAP in accounting?


May 05 2011

What is a comptroller? What do they do?


Mar 25 2011

What is a financial derivative?

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Mar 22 2011

What is a balance sheet?


Mar 21 2011

What is a certificate of deposit or CD?

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Mar 15 2011

What is the NYSE?

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Mar 09 2011

What is a blue chip stock?

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Mar 08 2011

What is the S&P 500?

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Mar 08 2011

What is the Dow Jones Industrial Average or DJI?

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Mar 08 2011

What is the Nasdaq stock exchange?

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Mar 07 2011

What is a bull market?

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Mar 07 2011

What is a bear market?

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Jan 18 2011

What is a P/E ratio?

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Oct 15 2010

What is a mutual fund?

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Aug 31 2010

What are LEAPS?

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Aug 06 2010

What is an annuity?

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Jul 25 2010

What is an aggressive growth mutual fund?

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Jun 30 2010

What is a short sale?

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Jun 23 2010

What is the prime rate and what makes it fluctuate?

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Jun 23 2010

What does the bid-ask spread refer to when purchasing a stock?

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Jun 22 2010

What are basis points when determining a home loan?