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Why is eToro asking to deposit 500 if the stock value is only 50?

I am starting to try out some platforms for trading and investing and I was surprised to see that eToro was asking me to either use leverage (which I don't want) or take a minimum position of 500 USD, ...
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Can BofA seize the money from my account after closing it via Anaytcal department?

I am a new small business owner and I recently opened a small business account through BofA. I receive wire transfers from a liaison with the company I contract for to process invoices. Through BofA’s ...
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Future Value of Annuity Due with Different Percent Rate

Basically I understand how to solve a FVA problem if its just one static interests rate (%) and this is the Formula I use. But this table from Bank's Rate Table is confusing me on how to calculate ...
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Forex market for personal gain

I am very interested in the forex market. I understand that traveling around the world while tracking the market with your phone is not very realistic. However, I dream that one day that I will be ...
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What do you think the fair price of this stock is based on these summarized financial statements? [closed]

I have been trying to make a valuation by reading the financial statements, but I believe I am just guessing. I have an idea, but I do not understand completely. Can I get a valuation and a short ...
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How to prove primary residence if living abroad?

We live abroad. If we would sell out primary residence in another year or two, how to prove that it is our primary residence so we are exempt from tax on the sale? Currently, we are renting it out to ...
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How to find net income/loss of a company based on equity along with owner's investment/withdrawals? [closed]

We know that net income/loss is found by this equation: Net income/loss = Revenues - Expenses But what if both revenue and expense statements are unknown? I have the following information of the ...
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Yearly commission on mutual Funds in India

I had purchased HDFC prudence fund (Balanced Fund - 65% equity) via a broker (my bank) on 29th June 2016. I would like to know when would the next yearly commission to be paid to the mutual fund agent ...
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How to cash ACH vouchers to my French account without paying more banking fees than sending a postal package containing cash?

I worked for a company based in the United States as part of a non-commercial activity (I mean the income is not taxable to the IRS and thus I can’t get an itin or ssn in order to open a bank account)....
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Swing Trading Roth IRA & SEC's Reg T+2 amendment?

Few resources state that swing trading Roth IRA account would be difficult due to SEC's Reg T+3 which per SEC Website is now Reg T+2 effective Sept. 5, 2017. Even prior to SEC's amendment, my ...
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Calaculating Quartely cash collections [closed]

Sorry if this is the wrong place for this financial concept question, it's about the cash budget. Accounts receivables at the beginning of the year are $345. The company has a 60 day collection ...
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Best place to live for news (spikes) trading?

What's the best place to live for news trading? Is it US because of the best news providers and most regulated brokers? Can I still trade 'spikes' even though I live somewhere else i.e. Australia - ...
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Transfer from a NRE account to Ordinary Account

Suppose I transfer a amount from my Aunts NRE account to my Bank account India. I then repay this amount to my Aunt in her US bank account after a period of 2 months. I will show this either as a ...
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Determing folio number from demat account

I am holding the shares of Cauvery Software Engineering Systems LTD. in my demat account but I do not know the folio number and the serial numbers of the share of the company. Can anyone help me in ...
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Where can I find out details about the actual network on which SWIFT banking works?

What I'm primarily interested in: Finding out whether Bank A in Country X has a direct SWIFT connection to Bank B in Country Y, or does it compulsorily have to go through Bank C in some country? ...
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What are some precautions with Foreign Exchange Management Act, India when earning money through Forex in India?

I have almost $7 Million to trade in forex and I am learning new forex strategies day by day and mastering two of them. I have trading with my demo account for almost 5 months but I am still not able ...
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Online Trading and Taxes

I moved to the US last year, but I left an account in the UK with some spare money. I'm considering online trading, but I'm not sure that would work with paying taxes when not physically being in the ...
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IT Jobs - Government vs Private Sector - Earnings in the Longrun [closed]

Looking for some career advice -- I’m basically torn between leaving my current state government job (a job I got right out of college) and going into the private sector / consulting. I’m located in ...
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When a Company was expected and then made a profit of X $ then that X$ increased it's share price. or those the Sellers and Buyers [duplicate]

When a Company was expected and then made a profit of X $ then That X$ increased it's share price. or those the Sellers and Buyers? Is it because Company A did a profit of X amount, so X is now ...
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Questions regarding index funds? [closed]

I make roughly $35,000 a year. I have a few direct questions: 1). How much money should I invest into an index fund? (Please do not give a game of semantics on the word 'should'; I simply mean what ...
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How to calculate a forecast [closed]

I've been looking around to know how to calculate a sales forecast for sales generated. Not profit/loss; only sales made. Oracle's calculation shows some examples but I'm not sure if that's the ...
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Why did gold dip in 2011 [closed]

Can anyone give a good explanation why gold was mostly flat for 20 years counting from 1987 and then it shot up in 2006-2007 and then dipped in 2011? What caused the increase and what caused the huge ...
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Optimize return of dividends based on payout per share

A cursory search with the title of the question would most likely point a person towards looking at Div. yield or P/E ratio. The closest I term I can find to what I describe is Div. per share (DPS). ...
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What happen in this selling call option scenario

I am beginner in trading. So scenario is: For e.g. until the expiry date i want the stock value to stay at $50 or less. But what happen if the stock price went high and then go down near expiry date?...
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How to calculate take home salary in Sacramento, California? [duplicate]

How can I calculate my take home pay in Sacramento area in California? I have an offer of USD 95,000 per year in Sacramento. After searching multiple sites for tax calculations, I understood that it ...
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US bank offering Euro-based card? [closed]

I'm looking to open an EUR account within the US that offers a Maestro card (in Holland it's called "Betaalpas" which is the only type of card that you can use in all Dutch shops, and with which you ...
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Extra amount credited to my foreign currency account and mistakenly I spend it. What should I do? [closed]

I deposited some thai baht into my foreign currency account in india which amounts to Rs.250000 but in my account the same amount was credited three times and from different person. My initial deposit ...
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What determines deal price on stock exchange? [duplicate]

Let's say I'm interested in buying some shares, and I place an order to buy at 80c. At the same time, someone is willing to sell his shares at 40c. Now I'm told by the bank that they have a best ...
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What happened to Houston American Energy Corp. (HUSA) that made their stock crash?

I noticed this HUSA stock. And seen that they were steadily over the $10 line for most of 2010-2011 and at the beginning of 2012 they started going down. Yahoo Finance shows that they were upgraded ...
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Why initial mortgage payments go towards the interest and not principal? [duplicate]

What is the reason that initial monthly payments towards a mortgage mostly goes to the interest and then later on, the payment goes to the principal? Is it designed this way for the benefit of the ...
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What recourse do I have when being harassed by a bill collector who has the wrong phone number? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get rid of someone else's debt collector? I've recently started getting bill collector calls regarding a debt for someone I don't even know. I assume they have the ...
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should I sell some stocks?

I am 80yo and have some great stocks with dividends which is great but most without dividends. I need to remodel my home and was wondering if it would be sensible at this point in my life to sell ...
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Why do payment processors meddle with their business partners? [closed]

It's been in the news recently that payment processors are dropping their clients left and right, meddling with small businesses, and not being very upfront about it. In articles that mentioned why a ...
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Do I want less or more variance with an investment? [closed]

You have two functions. The first returns an integer between zero and ten, while the second returns any real value between zero and ten. If you get paid based on whatever value is returned, which ...
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Mortgage company using principal payment to make advanced house payments [duplicate]

My mortgage payment is 1200.00. I send in the 1200.00 each month along with a additional PRINCIPAL payment of 2000.00 clearly noted on the payment book as intended as a principal payment. But each ...
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Why does a decrease in tick size lead to lower payments for order flow? [closed]

As stated in the question: When the minimum tick size in the US was decreased, the payments for order flow also decreased. Why is this the case?
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Order book trading / low volume [closed]

In a stock exchange where there is low volume overall , can a trading strategy based on the order book be effective ? Given that you have all the executions and the best five bids and asks. Any ...
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Is there a name for this type of pattern with ultra strong support and resistance?

This particular example is from DBC. I see it a lot on low volume stocks and penny stocks. Is there a technical name for these kind of resistance lines / patterns? Is there any way to make sense of ...
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Are “auto income generators” scams or alternative investment channels? [duplicate]

Not sure if anyone here might be familiar with the term "auto income generator," but it's a marketing gimmick where a person/website asks for an investment, sometimes as little as $1, and claims you'...
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Continue contributing to pension vs waiving FICA

This is my first post! I have a little dilemma I have to decide whether I want to continue stop contributing to my city pension with the benefit that I will be able to waive FICA. Let me give some ...
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Ownership conferred by shares and ADRs bought through a broker

In the US, if one buys shares of some company, say Apple, through some broker, say Charles Schwab, does one actually become an owner of the company (Apple in this case)? I used to assume this was the ...
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When I am continually trading an asset, when does each wash sale loss get applied?

Let's say I buy 20 shares of stock at $100 each, and later sell half of those shares at $90. Less than a month later, I buy back 5 shares of the same stock at $95. The stock then rises to $101 and I ...
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Rating a candlestick between a range of bullish to bearish

Is there a method to rate a candlestick on a score of bearish to bullish maybe like on a range of 0 to 100? like a bullish marubozu would get a 90-100 whereas a bearish one would get a 0-10 and doji ...
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Can I deduct on my IRS 2015 amended form 1040X return the tax loss from foregoing Massachusetts unemployment compensation?

Today, June 12 2017, I was told by the Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Insurance that I could not reopen a prior unemployment claim which I turned down in January 2015 arising from an ...
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Too little taxes withheld

We didn't have enough taxes withheld as we claimed out son as dependent. However son has worked and made too much money (at least I think). So we will not be able to claim him as dependent. Is ...
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Virtual currency investment

Let's suppose I have some ammount of money in virtual wallet like Paypal or Bitcoin. Are there ever any systems or institutions which would enable one to invest virtual currency, for example, loan at ...
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$100,000 to invest, how should I invest it?

I am just getting into investing, and am looking for some initial input: Lets say I have $100,000 to invest... and I'd like to keep my finances as simple as possible. What investment options are ...
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Are binary options really part of trading?

I watched many videos and read many tutorials about binary trading. If I really understood it, you bet that a quote/currency/stock market/anything will rise or fall within a period of time. So, ...
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Shared ownership/Fair payout

In a house with 3 shared ownership, one moves out and the other assumes payment. How do we determine a fair payment amount to the person that moved out? The 2 were a married couple who put down 50% of ...
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Is this a scam or not? [duplicate]

I saw a comment posted under an Instagram picture & it said " I will deposit this much amount of money into your bank account call or text me for information" so I messaged this person and his ...

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