Technology / Email / CPA: Cost per Action (also can be Acquisition). A method of paying for advertising, or calculating results from non-CPA marketing.

Dacthal (DCPA)

Business / Agriculture / Dacthal (DCPA): A selective herbicide, trade name Dacthal, used especially on vegetables. DCPA and its breakdown products are environmentally significant and became the most commonly detected pesticide residues in an MORE

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Business / Accounting / Certified Public Accountant (CPA): A special designation given to an accountant who has passed a national uniform examination and has met other certifying requirements: CPA certificates are issued and monitored by state boards of accou MORE

Cost Per Action (CPA)

Business / Internet Marketing / Cost Per Action (CPA): A form of advertising where payment is dependent upon an action that a user performs. The action could be making a purchase, signing up for a newsletter, or asking for a follow-up call. An advertiser MORE

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA)

Business / Accounting / Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA): Legislation requiring any company that has publicly-traded stock to maintain records that accurately and fairly represent the company's transactions: additionally, requires any publicly-traded company MORE

Financial Planner

Business / Taxes / Financial Planner: A financial planner evaluates your personal finances and helps you develop a financial plan to meet both your immediate needs and your long-term goals. Some, but not all, planners have credentials fro MORE


Technology / Email / CPC: Cost per Click. A method of paying for advertising. Different from CPA because all you pay for is the click, regardless of what that click does when it gets to your site or landing page. MORE