There’s an old piece of conventional wisdom that says it’s easier to get a new job if you already have one. Unfortunately, it’s true. “Employers tend to prefer to hire people who are already employed,” says Alison Green, author of How to Get a Job: Secrets of a Hiring Manager. It’s notContinue Reading


Welcome to forex trading—a global market that runs on a 24/7 basis, offering enormous opportunities for the traders ready to take the plunge. This article discusses the guidelines and outline to build a trading model for forex or currency trading. Also discussed are the relevant points about how forex tradingContinue Reading


NYSE American vs. the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (Nasdaq): An Overview The NYSE American and the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations (Nasdaq) are New York-based exchanges, each offering different options for buyers and sellers. NYSE American was formerly known as the American Stock Exchange (AMEX) beforeContinue Reading


Online merchandising colossus Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) may be trampling competitors left and right, but not the dominant global force in traditional retailing, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT). Indeed, Wal-Mart is Amazon’s greatest threat, according to Ron Johnson, former CEO of JC Penney Co. Inc. (JCP), in an interview with CNBC. Moreover, with Wal-Mart’s having eclipsedContinue Reading


Accountants can earn a lucrative salary, especially if they work in the sub-sectors or cities or areas listed below. On average, accountants and auditors earned a median annual wage of $73,560 as of May 2020, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) report. Actual wages might be higherContinue Reading


The Walmart MoneyCard is a debit card that requires no bank account or credit check and so avoids overdraft fees. Available in either Visa or MasterCard versions, the card can be used not only at Walmart but at any retailer that accepts Visa or MasterCard. Key Takeaways Walmart’s low-cost pre-paidContinue Reading


Cash dividends offer a way for companies to return capital to shareholders. The cash dividend primarily impacts the cash and shareholder equity accounts. There is no separate balance sheet account for dividends after they are paid. However, after the dividend declaration but before actual payment, the company records a liabilityContinue Reading


What Are Accounts Payable? Accounts payable is the amount of short-term debt or money owed to suppliers and creditors by a company. Accounts payable are short-term credit obligations purchased by a company for products and services from their supplier.  Key Takeaways Accounts payable include short-term debt owed to suppliers. They appear as current liabilities onContinue Reading