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Chronicle Survey: Salaries of Private College Presidents Continue to Rise

A chronicle survey conducted in 32 private-college presidents revealed that the maximum pay reached the level of $1 million in 2013. In 2013 the private college presidents' median total payment reached as high as $436,429. First two positions were assigned to Lee Bollinger, of Columbia University, and Amy Gutmann, of the University of Pennsylvania.

Dec 09, 2015 03:06 AM EST


10 Wealthiest U.S. Presidents

Being President of the United States is the large role to fill as the most powerful man in the world. With that power and title, of course comes, great wealth and fame, whether from a widely well-received tenure or one of great criticism.

Dec 08, 2015 07:08 AM EST


How to Build a Thriving Business When You Have No Time

Quitting you job and starting your own business, can be a quite scary and daunting process. Nearly 50% of the new businesses fail within first five years and only 3% of those remaining ever make it to the 10 year mark. The reason that majority of the businesses fail is due to simple lack of planning. While there is no formula for success but there are some rules every business should follow to be on the right track.

Dec 07, 2015 04:50 AM EST


What entrepreneurs need to know about crowdfunding

The increasing number of new businesses are creating more demand for fresh capital in the US. The new startups are looking to raise funds via a crowdfunding platform. However, a majority of startups are not aware of crowdfunding platforms. Several states are relaxing norms allowing non-accredited investors to park their money in startups.

Dec 04, 2015 04:07 AM EST


Yahoo Searching for Prospective Buyer for its Revolutionary Core Business of Internet

Even if Yahoo is still one of the popular websites worldwide after Google and Facebook, the board is considering selling off its web properties. The decision is still pending until Friday.

Dec 02, 2015 05:12 AM EST


Chinese buyers step back from US housing market

After witnessing peak level this year, the Chinese investments in the US property markets have suddenly changed the direction. The Chinese government's restrictions on capital outflows and devaluation of Yuan have become major hurdles for the dragon country's investments in the US housing sector. The economy slowdown and sluggish financial markets were prime reasons tha propelled Chinese investors to invest heavily in overseas markets mainly the US, London and Canada.

Dec 02, 2015 12:38 AM EST


6 ways to put off financial dependency of your adult children

Parents are caretakers as well as providers of their children. But when children grow up, they get dependent on their parents in every manner.They then lack financial management skill in themselves which not only financially and emotionally drain the parents but also cause long-term harm to children.

Dec 02, 2015 01:52 AM EST


Preliminary Reimbursement Approval for ‘Interview’ Hacking Granted: Each Sony Employee will get up to $10,000

The world is now going gaga over the recent settlement development of 2014 hacking case between Sony and its current and former staffs. Preliminary reimbursement approval is granted by US Judge.

Nov 27, 2015 06:34 AM EST


US consumers spending below forecast as savings soar

The US consumer spending rose only by 0.1%, below the 0.3% forecast while savings rate rose to the highest in the past three years. According to the US Commerce Department's data for October, Americans are savings faster than spending.

Nov 27, 2015 12:04 AM EST


Google Donates Around $1 Million On Education In Android Pay Charity Campaign

Google Donates up to $1 Million on Education projects through Android Pay Apps for a Charity Campaign.

Dec 03, 2015 09:38 PM EST


A personal finance guide to aspiring entrepreneurs

New entrepreneurs face many risks and challenges in pursuing a new venture. One of the main challenges is managing personal finance. Here are some guidelines on how to better manage an entrepreneur's money matters.

Nov 26, 2015 10:13 PM EST


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