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PERSONAL FINANCE TRUE OR FALSE REVIEW
TRUE OR FALSE Economies of scale is the negative impact growth will have on an economy?
False Definition of 'Economies Of Scale' The cost advantage that arises with increased output of a product
TRUE OR FALSE Net Income can be calculated by multiplying your hourly wage by the number of hours you work.
False Net Income is the amount of take home pay that remains after payment of taxes and other deductions. Gross Income can be calculated by multiplying your hourly wage by the number of hours you work.
TRUE OR FALSE Debts are bad
False Excessive debt is bad however some debt is necessary. Think of the business that borrows money to increase production, think of borrowing money to purchase a home.
TRUE OR FALSE Diversification will increase risk to your portfolio.
False A risk management technique that mixes a wide variety of investments within a portfolio. The rationale behind this technique contends that a portfolio of different kinds of investments will, on average, yield higher returns and pose a lower risk than any individual investment found within the portfolio.
TRUE OR FALSE Contributions to your 401(k) plan are not taxed.
True The tax deferment features of a 401 k plan are its main advantage
TRUE OR FALSE Technically, a lease gives you ownership of the property for the life of the lease?
False Ownership of the property remains with the lessor.
TRUE OR FALSE Time value of money applies to assets that appreciate and depreciate.
TRUE OR FALSE Cost-benefit analysis helps you identify the product with the cheapest initial cost.
False Definition of 'Cost-Benefit Analysis' A process by which business decisions are analyzed. The benefits of a given situation or business-related action are summed and then the costs associated with taking that action are subtracted. Some consultants or analysts also build the model to put a dollar value on intangible items, such as the benefits and costs associated with living in a certain town. Most analysts will also factor opportunity cost into such equations.
TRUE OR FALSE A debit to your bank account will increase your balance.
True or False Your monthly cell phone bill is reflected on your Credit Report.
False Neither your on-time Verizon cell phone payments nor any slightly late or stand-alone missed payments will appear on your credit report for the same reason: Verizon only reports mobile phone accounts to the credit bureaus once payments are so late that the account has been closed.