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Firms can choose whatever mix of debt and equity they desire to finance their assets, subject to the willingness of investors to provide such funds. And, as we shall see, there exist many different mixes of debt and...
If you have a lawsuit you are probably wondering how long the lawsuit will take. A lot can be riding on your lawsuit. For example you may: Have attorneys expenses that build up until the lawsuit is settled. Be...
Since its inception about fifty years ago, D&O insurance has evolved into a family of products responding differently to the needs of publicly traded companies, privately held businesses and not-for-profit entities and their respective board members, officers and trustees.Directors'...
It's a sunny morning and you're up early. You decide to grab your coffee and take a quick stroll around your homes' exterior to look for signs of wear. You find nothing and are pleased until you turn the...
IntroductionThe Nigerian Government has decided to engage banking procedures that constitute a significant feature for a well-organized management and control of government's financial resources. To this end, the need to design banking procedures that minimize the cost of 'government-borrowing'...

Time Value of Money

Life is about decisions, whether they relate to your work, business or personal life. Often ignored is the interplay between all these areas, and the fact that a little interdisciplinary thinking can go a long way. This might sound...
What is an inheritance loan? Is it really a loan?No, it is not really a loan. A loan is something that you usually will be personally responsible for paying back. An inheritance loan is really a cash advance. The...
The N.Y.S. Unified Court System, in its on-line Glossary of Legal Terms (courts.state.ny.us/lawlibraries/glossary.shtml#) has the following definition:Infant's compromise: a civil proceeding or motion for obtaining court approval of the settlement of an infant's claim a civil proceeding or motion...
Have you ever wondered where all these somewhat confusing terms came from? Well the answer is they are all types of Lawyers originated from various legal systems. Some of the terms are from the English legal system, some...
It is not uncommon to find cracks in a concrete foundation of a home. This goes for new homes as well as older ones. While some cracks can indicate a serious issue with the home, many are considered normal...