How to Find the Right Financial Adviser

Saving for college, a new home, or retirement is one of the most important things a person can do to save for the future. Oftentimes we put our finances in the hands of a financial adviser or investment broker without researching who is handling our money. It can be as easy as looking through the

Sources of Startup Finance for a New Business

There are numerous methods for finding funding for a new business that require little or no experience in the particular industry or field of business itself. Firstly you should create a detailed business plan, not only to hand to investors but to cement your ideas of the business,(particularly if you already have employees or partners)

How to Market a Nonprofit Organization

At first, the idea of marketing a nonprofit sounds like an oxymoron. Marketing in the business world is done to produce a profit. The reality is that nonprofits are a business that must produce enough revenue to pay needed employees and perform a service to society. This means although the goal is not to generate

Geocaching: The High-Tech Scavenger Hunt Revolution

Geocaching is becoming very popular nowadays as more and more people are getting hooked to this extremely interesting outdoor activity. However, the success and the ease with which you can locate a hidden treasure depend entirely on the accuracy of your GPS receiver. Technology has advanced at a very rapid pace in the past few

The Debate Over Artificial Intelligence

The progress of computer technology over the last century has spawned a lot of concerns, even panic, amongst people. Innovations seem to outstripping our own ability to gauge their potential consequences; there is a growing sense that, rather than being in control of them, we are merely being swept along for the ride. Genetic engineering

Finance Industry Flaws

Let’s not dispute that there are allot of great companies in the business, that treat their customers fairly. And there is a majority of them that are abiding by the law. Our main concern should be with the companies that are not following the laws, and are embarrassing and humiliating the customer. Let’s begin by

Windows Vista Gets the Boot from British Schools

An educational agency, called the British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (Becta), in the United Kingdom has told schools to keep both Microsoft Windows Vista and Office 2007 out of the country’s schools. The reason, they say, is because it will cost too much money to upgrade the school systems software from Windows XP to

How to Advertise Rental Property

The real estate business is a funny business. Landlords are continually finding new ways to market their properties to potential buyers. If you own a property that you are trying to rent out or lease to people, then there are some important things that you should consider about your advertising. Ultimately, the perfect advertising plan

A Look at 2010’s Mergers and Acquisitions

2010 was not a very good year for the general public in the United States. Unemployment rates continued to tip at 10 percent, jobs were disappearing at an alarming rate, and houses were foreclosed in unprecedented numbers. For the average guy and gal in the United States, it was recession business as usual. Too busy

New Stretchable Solar Cells Find Many Applications

A newly discovered stretchable solar cells solves many technological problems. Numerous applications are on the horizon as the future moves into the present. The Discovery Chemical engineer, Zhenan Boa, a professor at Stanford University has made an amazing discovery. She has developed a stretchable solar cell that can be stretched by 30 percent. The stretchable