3 Reasons Why An MIS Degree Is A Good Financial Decision

Most people look for the college education option that will give them the highest pay and the most opportunities in the job market. They want to know that in exchange for paying tuition costs, they will be able to live comfortably and enjoy job security in their chosen field. If you are considering a career in information systems, you might find that investing in an MIS degree is a good financial decision for you.
Increasing Demand for IT
Management Information Systems degrees are very versatile. With titles as varied as Webmaster, Database …

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Effectiveness of Patient Recall Methods

If your practice depends on repeat businesses, patients who miss appointments can severely affect both scheduling and your bottom line. You may have a system in place to recall these patients and get them back onto the schedule, but these methods are not always effective. When looking at time and money, certain reactivation strategies work better than others.
Phone Calls by Staff
You may feel like having a member of your staff call to reschedule will get the best results, and provide a personal touch. Unfortunately, this method has a number of …

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Explaining types of insurance

There are numerous insurance products on the market today, and even though not all of them are needed by everyone, it is easy for you to find one that is suited to your needs. The following is an outline of the main types:
Life insurance
Life insurance is a type of cover that helps protect those who depend on your pay check. For example, in the event that you die prematurely, it will provide them with an income to replace yours (unless they can live comfortably without it), and can also cover …

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Using A Fingerprint ID System For Clocking In And Out

When a business wants to make sure that its employees can clock in and out easily, they can install a time clock from a place like Allied Time. A fingerprint time clock allows the business to secure each employee time card. Also, this system is much faster than any other system that the business can use. Imagine how simple these systems are to use.
The Security
When the business is using one of these fingerprint systems, they will be able to secure each time card. People cannot clock in for their friends, …

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Why College Dropouts Make Great Forex Traders

You have to have a college degree to make it in the rocket-fueled, action-oriented worlds of forex, business and finance, right? Well, to answer that question let’s first take a look at some of the most financially successful people in the world who dropped out of, or never attended, college:
Paul Allen. Co-founder of Microsoft, he is currently worth $15.7 billion.
Michael Dell. Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Dell Computer. He dropped out of higher education at 19-years-old and is now worth more than $12 billion.
Bill Gates. Took leave of absence …

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Money Burning A Hole In Your Pocket? Check Out These Top Investment Ideas For 2015!

Despite people being cautious about spending money these days, some folks have some spare cash to invest. The trouble is; those people aren’t too sure what they should be investing in!
If that sounds like you, the good news is you’ve come to the right place! In today’s blog post, I will give you a few ideas on some of 2015’s hottest investments. You could invest in these ideas right now if you wish.
But the holiday season will soon be upon us. So you will doubtless be thinking about preparing for …

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Young People Are Priced Out Of Their First Cars And Homes

Thanks to Diego da Silva for the image
Less and less young people are buying cars and houses. In the 20-30 age range, car and home ownership is falling rapidly. Owning your own property or car was a rite of passage for many twenty-somethings. By 30, most hope to settle down with their own home. However, this is no longer a common theme. Are young people actually priced out of these established investments? Or is it just down to a shift in personality and values?
In 2013 the number of young people …

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The Challenges Millennials Face

Today, a little more than one third of people between the ages of 18 and 30 years, called millennials, live with their parents. There is good reason for this. Student loan debt, unemployment and underemployment make it almost impossible for these people to pay rent and live independently. If they can’t even pay for a low-rent apartment, how will they get a mortgage and own a home? With the increase in housing prices, even the 60 percent who don’t live at home find it difficult to qualify for a home …

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The Secrets To Financial Freedom: Why Starting Young Is Your Only Option

Everybody in the world wants financial freedom. When you have enough money, you can do anything you want to do. We only get one life, and having a strong financial backing will mean that we can make the most of it. Young people tend to believe that they don’t need to worry about their finances. Many young people use credit cards and loans to sustain a lifestyle they can’t afford. Your finances are your responsibility and yours alone. If you don’t take control of your spending, nobody else will. When …

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Finding the Best Companies to Work For

Some individuals will switch jobs every few years simply because they want a change of scenery. Others may seek employment elsewhere periodically because they believe they will enjoy better career prospects by changing companies. However, in many cases, it is best to find a reputable, established company to work with, to put forth your best effort and to climb the corporate ladder. When you are seeking a new company to apply for a position with, you may look for a few important factors.
A Strong Historical Background
When you are searching for …

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Swing Trading in a Fundamental Minefield

Swing trading strategies have taken on a whole new meaning in the last few weeks as fears of an exit from stimulus give traders pause for caution. Just as quickly as the VIX volatility index soared on the shift in sentiment towards pessimism, it managed to shift back towards full-blown market optimism as the ECB unveiled its own quantitative easing program. Market conditions are back to resembling features of the lead up to the “great recession” as traders reposition for a market that will see diminished Central Bank support.
From a …

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Weighing the Benefits of iPad-Based Point of Sale Systems

Point of sale systems are the financial focal point of a retail business. They are the hub of activity in any retail store. It is no wonder, therefore, that companies are wary to adopt new standards for its point of sale machines and services. Recently, innovations in the creation of apps to deal with point of sale services have made the iPad a surprising contender in the field of point of sale systems. The sleek, elegant design that Apple’s has championed makes it both stylish and easy to integrate into …

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Are Your Elderly Parents Victims of a Scam?

Your elderly parents might not be one of your top concerns. You probably have to worry about chasing children around at high speeds while on a high-stakes conference call. Dinner can wait. Laundry is not a concern until it is scary. However, your elderly parents might be in danger of falling victim to a scam. Sadly, seniors can be very attractive targets for con artists. Even worse, recent statistics suggest about one-third of senior citizens do not report scams due to a variety of different factors.
What to Look for and …

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How to Increase Your Ice Cream Parlor Sales by Adding a Truck

If you’re used to selling ice cream in a retail store location, you might be taken aback by the fact that shop owners who take to the streets see an increase in profits. How can this be? Simple. People are getting tired of prepackaged foods that have been sitting around in a freezer for months. Bring them fresh ice cream and they will beat a path to your truck.
 
It’s An American Pastime
 
Ice cream trucks have a rich history in America. They go back to the 1920s’ when Harry Burt decided …