A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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For questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of the United States.
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For any question related to taxes and not otherwise covered by a more specific tag such as income-tax, sales-tax, etc. Whenever asking about taxes, please also specify a country tag such as united-sta…
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to be used for any questions related to Stocks. Ideally they should be accompanied by a country tag if relevant. It is discouraged to ask question about a specific stock. However an exampl…
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growing money over a longer time frame. When appropriate a specific tag like stocks, mutual funds etc should additionally be used.
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to be used for any question pertaining to an individual's income taxes. If this tag is used, ideally a country-specific tag should also be specified, to indicate which region a question be…
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For questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of Canada.
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unstructured debt accounts linked to a plastic card that allows the holder to make purchases from retailers that accept the card. Common credit card networks in the U.S. include Visa,…
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a loan that is secured by real property (land, buildings).
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For questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of the United Kingdom.
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a tax-deferred retirement savings account setup by many employers for their employees in the United States. Employees can elect to contribute part of their earnings - either pre-ta…
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To be used for any generic banking question. If there is a product-specific question, specific tags like credit-card, savings etc. should be used. If there is an entity-specific question, descriptive …
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For questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of India
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a generic tag to be used when asking a question on Loans / lending. If there is a specific question the other related tags like home-loan, student-loans, etc should be used.
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a weighted number computed to determine your credit worthiness, and is relevant when arranging for credit or a loan. This tag is to be used for questions related to understanding how…
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A tag for questions on real estate or property.
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a generic tag related to accumulating cash or bank deposit savings.
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an Individual Retirement Arrangement, a tax-deferred retirement account.
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To be used for any question related to tax deductions.
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should be used for any questions related to retirement or post-retirement, such as planning or saving for retirement, or asking about benefits or issues after retirement.
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For questions related to trading. Typically used for Stocks trading, can be used for Options or other trades. Related tags are day-trading, trading-volume, online-trading.
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To be used for any questions on mutual funds. For index based funds question the Index-fund tag should be used.
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To be used for questions related to Retirement Tax saving scheme Roth IRA as applicable in the United States
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to be used for any question on Options, A more specific tag [put-options, call-options, options-assignment, option-exercise] should be used when appropriate.
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a generic tag for question on rate of interest applicable. Ideally should be accompanied by geography tag and other specific subject tags
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To be used for any questions relating to Exchange Traded Funds.
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A generic tag for questions on Bank Account. For specific questions use the "savings-account", "checking-account" or other specific tags. It is recommended that a specific country tag be used to indic…
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for questions that relate to an investment you have made, plan on making, or have seen discussed.
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for questions that relate to debt instruments known as bonds. Generally, money is lent to governments or corporations that is paid back with interest.
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Questions specific to small businesses, generally under 100 employees and revenues less than $1,000,000.
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The promise that something will be paid in case of loss. Used to cover important items and reduce personal risk. This tag covers how to get it, how to keep it, what kind, and why you should have it.
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refers to all situations where money is owed to another party, often a bank or other financial institutions. This tag covers how to get out of debt, how much debt to carry, and other bor…
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for questions that relate to all forms of credit.
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A generic tag to understand the calculations in a specific case. Please give out a sample illustration and ask a specific question. Ideally should also be accompanied by specific subject tags like "cr…
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for questions that relate to the laws, practices, and products of accounting. Please note that questions about accounting that are academic or have no bearing on personal finance are off-topic here.
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For questions related to currencies or foreign exchange markets. Ideally, this tag should be accompanied by specific currency tags under discussion.
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to be used for any question related to rates between 2 pairs of currencies. If the question is generic, only this tag is sufficient. If its specific for a pair of currencies, ideally both …