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Cato Conroy6 hours ago
The 10 Biggest Investment Scandals in History
The finance world is one that is deceptively dramatic. On the surface, finance seems to be the most drama-free industry in existence. People ask, "What's so exciting about number-crunching accountants...
How to Invest in a Hedge Fund
Hedge funds have a tendency of carrying a lot of clout, simply by their reputation for exclusivity alone. These funds are pools of money from investors that are managed by professionals who "hedge" hi...
Blake O'Connor4 days ago
What Are Hedge Funds?
Hedge funds feature in the news nearly everyday about their trading activity or influence in the world of finance. Demand for their services have skyrocketed as of late, with investors eyeing the retu...
Nicola P. Young7 days ago
10 Signs You Are Not Investing Wisely
Investing your money can be a smart, future-oriented decision, but if you don't know what you're doing, it can also be a complete, financially-ruining disaster. No one can entirely escape the volatili...
Is Buying a House Really an Investment?
In the United States, home ownership is considered a basic tenet of becoming an adult. The expectation in this country is that when you grow up, you graduate high school, attend a college or trade sch...
The Bernie Madoff Scandal Explained
At one point, Bernie Madoff was one of the most respected men on Wall Street. As owner of one of the most successful investment firms in America and as the former chairman of NASDAQ, Madoff had the wo...
How to Get over the Fear of Investing
Investing is a four letter word to many people. The fear of investing stems from the many horror stories of stock market crashes and tales of wealthy people losing their fortunes on poor investment de...
Nicola P. Young15 days ago
How to Start Your Child's Stock Portfolio
The types of portfolio management strategies are as diverse as they are convoluted, and building a stock portfolio can seem like a dry, boring, and very adult task. Frankly, many adults find it a rath...
Cato Conroy17 days ago
The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Technical Analysis
Technical analysis—say it out loud. Even the name alone sounds intimidating and complex, doesn't it? Scary as it may seem, technical analysis doesn't have to be terrifying or "too hard" to understand....