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contribution margin method: Original post by Sue-Lynn Carty of Demand Media The contribution margin method is a way by which companies can determine their profitability for products they sell or services they provide. The contribution margin also helps them determine how many units of a particular product they must sell to break even. The break-even point occurs when a product's revenue equals its costs.

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