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1. high close

2. bear market rally

3. Boston Equities Exchange (BEX)

4. equity linked Eurobond

5. Ranking

6. long-term investor

7. FTSE NASDAQ 500 Index

8. go-go fund

9. Dribble out

10. flat on a failure

11. complete capital market

12. Deal flow

13. Harvard MBA Indicator

14. constant proportion portfolio insurance

15. held to maturity

16. debt-convertible bond

17. accidental high yielder

18. holder of record

19. distributions

20. registered exchange

21. Accumulated dividend

22. Institutional Brokers' Investment System

23. Blind trust

24. Australian stock price riskless indexed note (ASPIRIN)

25. Option seller

26. Jim Cramer

27. Harry Potter stock index

28. forward hedge

29. Matrix trading

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31. Paris Hilton stock index

32. Perpetual bond

33. Dow Jones U.S. Market Index

34. Long-Term Equity Anticipation Securities

35. cancellation of securities

36. notice of meeting

37. worthless

38. Passive portfolio strategy

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44. Reorganization bond

45. stock rotation

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48. Listing

49. married put and stock

50. discounted value

51. January Barometer

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54. wide-ranging day

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56. Issuer bid

57. Clearing House Electronic Subregister System (CHESS)

58. bulletin board stock

59. cumulative preferred

60. consent dividend

61. bank panic of 1907

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63. average shares outstanding

64. price to growth flow

65. Special situation

66. issuance date

67. net position

68. concentrated portfolio

69. at par

70. gross domestic investment

71. Over-the-Counter

72. delist

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74. variable price limit

75. capital structure

76. normal investment practice

77. anonymous trading

78. inverse ETF

79. diworsification

80. Regulation S

81. do it yourself investing

82. full stock

83. member

84. tracking

85. earnings season

86. clientele effect

87. Large Cap

88. Quota

89. contingent convertibles (CoCos)

90. Buyback

91. clearing price

92. trade price response

93. carrot equity

94. guaranteed stock

95. reserves

96. CUSIP

97. fleas and ticks

98. Growth and income fund

99. sold call

100. Pot

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Health Savings Account (HSA)

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A health savings account is designed to accumulate tax-free assets to pay current and future healthcare expenses. To open an HSA, you must have a qualifying High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) either through your employer or as an individual.If you have an employer's plan, your contributions to the HSA are made with pretax income, and your employer may contribute as well. If you have an individual plan, you may deduct your contributions in calculating your adjusted gross income (AGI).Congress sets an annual limit on the amount you can contribute to an HSA, which you set up with a financial institution such as a bank, brokerage firm, insurance company, or mutual fund company that offers these accounts.No tax is due on money you withdraw from the HSA to pay qualified medical expenses such as doctor's visits, hospital care, eyeglasses, dental care, and medications for yourself, your spouse, and your dependants.Any money that's left over in your HSA at the end of the year is rolled over and continues to accumulate tax-free earnings, which you can use for future healthcare costs.Once you're 65, you can use the money in the HSA for non-medical expenses without paying a penalty, but you'll owe income taxes on those withdrawals. If you are younger than 65, you can also spend from your HSA on non-medical expenses, but you'll owe income taxes plus a 10% tax penalty on the amount you take out.

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