Becoming Dynamic
We just celebrated St Patrick's Day, and I wanted to talk about the "Gold at the end of the Rainbow": Retirement. Have you ever heard someone talk about having their "number" for retirement? I loved t...
Trish Gilmore2 days ago
How Do Insurance Companies Make Money?
Ah, insurance. There's never been a truer thing that you can't live with or live without. This is especially true when people who can't afford health insurance get hit with a tax penalty that makes th...
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Claire Peters6 days ago
4 Reasons Day Traders Lose Money
Day trading can be a very lucrative profession. When things go right, day traders can make incredible amounts of money in very short periods of time, far outpacing more casual investors. But day trade...
Trish Gilmore6 days ago
Does Rent Decrease with a Recession?
Theoretically, if you're not getting any raises and the cost of necessities like utilities, groceries, and gas are all going up, your rent should go down. If the nation is in a recession and people st...
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Claire Peters7 days ago
How to Get Your Finances in Order
According to a NerdWallet survey, 64 percent of Americans currently have credit card debt or have faced debt in the past. Although facing your finances head-on might seem like a stressful task, it can...
Isaiah Goodman7 days ago
Becoming Investment Savvy
One of the most frequent questions I hear is, "How do I start investing?" To me there is a lot under that question that I need to massage out before I just recommend a fund or particular stock. Why do...
Lester Lee3 months ago
Yield Curve Inversions and What It Could Mean for Your Portfolio
If you’ve been a follower of financial news you have been hearing about all this talk about the so-called yield curve. In fact, it was fears of a yield curve inversion that have sent the Dow and S&P 5...
Patty Ramsen3 months ago
10 Best Investing Books for Teens
Today's teens are expected to know what they want to do with the rest of their lives by the time they graduate high school. Consequently, many strive for the highest paying job possible. But this does...
Roland Barnes4 months ago
Best Udemy Courses for Value Investors
Udemy was founded on the premise that “the world’s best teachers aren’t always found in classrooms.” They offer courses in a variety of topics and in over 50 different languages, so there’s definitely...
Riley Raul Reese4 months ago
I Tried Qapital's App, and It Wasn't What I Thought It'd Be
I need to work on being more fiscally stable. Being a writer often means having to weather the highs and lows of a gig economy, and in many cases, you may need to save money in the high times just to ...
Morgan E. Westling4 months ago
10 Reasons Why Investing in Commodities Is Dangerous
The argument for avoiding commodity investments continuously outweighs any argument which encourages investing in commodities. Commodities are raw materials such as crude oil, natural gas, precious me...
Brayden Simmons5 months ago
Ways to Get Kids into Investing
In 2017, CNBC reported that 46 percent of young adults had nothing in their savings. An additional 21 percent had less than a thousand dollars. These young adults, from ages 18 to 24, are preparing to...
Isaiah Goodman7 days ago
Becoming Investment Savvy
One of the most frequent questions I hear is, "How do I start investing?" To me there is a lot under that question that I need to massage out before I just recommend a fund or particular stock. Why do...
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Carlos Fox13 days ago
Understanding Risk in Investing
When it comes to building wealth, investing is the most powerful tool that most of us have access to. But wherever you find opportunities to make money, you find risks—and investing is no exception. I...
Marcus Azaria17 days ago
Dividend Payments
So you are in a place where you want your money to work for you. Over time the compounding interest you earn today can help you live jobless into the future. Let's begin saving and investing as soon a...
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Claire Peters6 days ago
4 Reasons Day Traders Lose Money
Day trading can be a very lucrative profession. When things go right, day traders can make incredible amounts of money in very short periods of time, far outpacing more casual investors. But day trade...
Iggy Paulsen25 days ago
How to Become a Hedge Fund Manager
If you take a look at the most successful people on Wall Street, you'll quickly notice that a lot of them are hedge fund managers. They are the ones who create amazing private funds entirely composed ...
Carlos Guerra2 months ago
Robinhood vs. Stash
When it comes to long term options for accumulating financial profits, nothing is as secure as the stock market. This day and age, it is not common knowledge that even the average Joe can make a shiny...
Echo Oliviaa month ago
Why Your Small Business Advertising Sucks
I have worked for three small businesses and two gigantic businesses in the Topeka, KS area. All of them have had different needs, successes, and failures. Here are a few failures I have seen turned i...
How Much Should You Save for an Emergency Fund?
It's a common fact that most Americans live paycheck to paycheck. A single disaster, like the very recent government shutdown, would be enough to make most Americans face very serious consequences in ...
Morgan E. Westling2 months ago
10 Must Read Finance Books for Beginners
Finance books for beginners are a great resource for anyone looking to gain financial independence, save money, learn about the stock market, or overall, just feel more confident around money. A finan...
Becoming Dynamic
We just celebrated St Patrick's Day, and I wanted to talk about the "Gold at the end of the Rainbow": Retirement. Have you ever heard someone talk about having their "number" for retirement? I loved t...
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Claire Peters7 days ago
How to Get Your Finances in Order
According to a NerdWallet survey, 64 percent of Americans currently have credit card debt or have faced debt in the past. Although facing your finances head-on might seem like a stressful task, it can...
Jarrod Foster16 days ago
Let's Not Play Catch Up
One of the damaging ways that generations fail or what keeps us from progressing is when you let problems, enemies, or circumstances get in between your family. I am very passionate about family, fami...
Brett Tortorelloa month ago
10 Must Read Economics Books
Economics can be, admittedly, a pretty boring subject to casually read up on. Not everyone is a fan of how the US economy—or any economy for that matter—works. For those seemingly disinterested in the...
Fred Eugene Park2 months ago
What Is the Origin of Bull Market and Bear Market Terms?
With its global financial epicenter in New York City, the stock market has long been a source of curiosity for many Americans. With numerous popular films like Wall Street and The Wolf of Wall Street ...
Will Jackson2 months ago
15 Expensive Houses Owned by Billionaire Wall Street Bankers
They are billionaire Wall Street finance bankers and we are taking a look at 15 expensive houses they own or owned.
Ossiana Tepfenhart2 months ago
10 Fascinating Books About Bernie Madoff
In the 1990s, the Madoff name was associated with the man who helped create the NASDAQ index, brought computers into Wall Street practice, and acted as a major player on finance ethics boards. Saying ...
The 10 Best Books on the 2008 Financial Crisis
We all know that 2008 was a terrible year for many of us. When banks began to collapse, business seemed to go into a freefall. Lenders could no longer give out money to aspiring entrepreneurs. People ...
Timothy Kohut3 months ago
Best Gifts for Your Friends on Wall Street
Thanks to today's longstanding Bull Market, there are plenty of reasons to be mystified by the allure of Wall Street. Whether you have friends that are literally working on Wall Street or acquaintance...