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How do 401(k) Plans work? What are they?

There are many economic issues facing the nation today.  While some are extremely important in determining how the economy is balanced, others are not.  Although this is true, that does not necessarily make these lesser important issues obsolete.  Take, for example, the recent issue of corporate leaders matching contributors to the 401(k) plan with company…

Martial Arts: Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Judo, Budo, Bujitsu, Ninjitsu

The term “martial arts” is a general term used to describe general types of fighting. Most martial arts practiced today came from China, Japan, and Korea. There are hundreds of types of martial arts, each divided into specific styles or systems. Technically, martial arts fall into two categories: percussive, and non-percussive. In percussive martial arts…

History Of Databases: Condor 3, dBaseIII, and Omnifile

In the 1960’s, the use of main frame computers became widespread in many companies.  To access vast amounts of stored information, these companies started to use computer programs like COBOL and FORTRAN.  Data accessibility and data sharing soon became an important feature because of the large amount of information recquired by different departments within certain…