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Finance

A discipline concerned with determining value and making decisions. The finance function allocates resources, including the acquiring, investing, and managing of resources.

Finance

The study of money and how it is used. Finance considers the relationship of money to time and risk. One of the main subsets of finance is the study of credit and banking, as this involves money, time, and risk all together. Finance may deal with personal or corporate issues, such as how will an individual or company acquires the money needed to perform a certain act.
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In China, 63 percent of adults who own a credit card were financially illiterate.
Globally, there is a five-percentage-point gender gap in financial literacy: 35% of men are financially literate, compared with 30% of women.
The average monthly income for financially underserved borrowers is $3,061.
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They say they need an extra pounds 10,000 a month to be financially content.
As for performance-based pay, Bass says it could work if all students in a school improve academically, then all teachers in that school should be rewarded financially.
He said: 'I'm not sure it will help people who are financially excluded in the same way credit unions do.
Louis regard Clement as a fallback if they don't acquire Oakland ace Tim Hudson, and the Angels are expected to trump what Cleveland could offer financially.
Too often when black individuals (including me) are doing well financially, we forget or are not interested in helping the less fortunate find a way to better themselves.
Invest: After prospects are clearly committed to the organization, then they should be asked to financially invest in it.
It limits disclosure to situations where an author "may gain or lose financially through publication.
I was also surprised to learn from your commentary that the movie was not financially successful.