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Product Reviews for the budding stock trader; discover innovative products, gadgets, tools and services to help you invest smarter.

Trish Gilmore3 months ago
Top 11 Books on How to Survive a Recession
Let's start with the basics; what's the difference between recession and a depression? I'll start with the more colloquial definition. A recession is when your neighbor loses their job. A depression i...
Ossiana Tepfenhart6 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 Kohut7 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...
Sasha Konikovo7 months ago
The 10 Best Online Courses for Stock Market Education
If there was one thing that I yearned to learn when I was younger, it was how to trade stocks profitably. For years, it was a skill that remained elusive, and seemingly only available to those who wer...
Morgan E. Westling7 months ago
10 Easy to Understand Books About Option Investing
The options market is different than the stock market. Stocks give you a piece of ownership, while options are simply contracts that allow you to buy and sell a stock in the company by a certain time....
Morgan E. Westling8 months ago
The 10 Best Online Courses for Real Estate Investing
Real estate is one of the best alternatives to the stock market, and Udemy is an excellent place to find online courses for real estate investing. If you want to get real-world advice on investing in ...
Sasha Konikovo8 months ago
Best Stock Market Books for Kids
I was in a very rare category of children. I experienced both public and private middle schools firsthand, and I'll be honest—there's a stark difference in the way that people teach kids in each. My p...
Riley Raul Reese8 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 ...
Cato Conroy8 months ago
Best Books for People Who Want to Learn About Stocks
I remember the first time I decided to start investing. I downloaded Robin Hood, saw a bunch of charts that showed prices to me, made a bet, and watched my money turn to nothing. It was not a good mov...
Iggy Paulsen9 months ago
10 Savings Apps You Need to Know About
I remember the last time my car broke down. I was living paycheck to paycheck, and the ball joint of my Mitsubishi Lancer had snapped. It cost around $900 cash to fix. Had my mother not bailed me out,...
Leigh Fisher9 months ago
An Author Attempts Acorns
If it's a stereotype that writers are bad investors, I suppose I’ve gone ahead and enforced it. Since there are so many apps that advertise making micro-investing easy, I figured I’d give it a whirl a...
10 Best Credit Cards for Students 2018
I remember when I got my first credit card back when I was in college. It was a crappy little thing that I signed up for so that I could get a free balloon. That credit card had no rewards, high inter...
Lady Sundaya year ago
The Investopedia Simulator
In the beginning of April, after WNY was slammed with snow, I discovered that Investopedia has a simulator that teaches those who are willing to learn, how to trade in the stock market. Usually I use ...
Best Apps for Day Traders
Day traders are some of the most hardcore investors out there, and when it comes to trading, it can be a seriously hard endeavor to find tools that actually work with this kind of profit model. Most d...
Best Mutual Funds for Every Budget
Once, not too long ago, being able to invest in mutual funds meant that you had a lot of extra money to spend. They were investment vehicles that had serious requirements, including an initial investm...
Salvador Lorenza year ago
Best Apps for First-Time Investors
Two of which serving as among the best online brokers for stock trading in 2018 (Robinhood and Motif), the following apps have initiated a new era of stock trading and investing, as a whole. Linking b...
Salvador Lorenza year ago
Best Apps to Help You Manage Your Stocks
These forms of downloadable content are not only some of the best apps to upgrade your phone, they're some of the most sophisticated, intelligent, and eye-opening applications within the banking and f...