What You Need To Know About The Stock Market In Order To Make Money

Investing in the stock market might seem scary, especially watching movies like Wolf of Wall Street. However, the world of investing isn’t actually that terrifying and can, in fact, be an effective way to set yourself up for a comfortable financial future. Yet younger Americans are not investing as much as older generations. Waiting to […]

Telltale Signs When It’s Okay To Borrow Money

If you have ever consulted with a financial advisor, you know that borrowing money is one of the last things you should do, especially if you are trying to build up a strong credit history or investment portfolio. However, there are certain exceptions to this rule. If you encounter a drastic or detrimental life event, […]

Personal Finance Checklist: How Much You Should Save at Every Stage of Life

The best way to build your personal wealth is to save your money as early and as often as you can. Having an account with compound interest will allow your money to begin making you more money. The bestselling author David Bach lays out a saving plan for each stage of your life in his […]

How Collections Can Affect Your Credit

Debt collectors, according to both the Federal Trade Commission and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, are one of the most complained-about businesses. When you hear about “debt collectors,” the first image to come to mind is an aggressive loan shark. Even a “nice” debt collector can be a pain – yet they aren’t going anywhere anytime […]

A Stock-Trading App That Wants To Take On Wall Street

Millennials tend to prefer their services condensed into an easily digestible experience. They crave this experience, just as they romanticize sleek, streamlined innovation, and they swarm to whichever service best captures such sentiments in a fast-gratifying, affordable package. Today’s industry shakers capitalize on the millennial demographic by trimming unnecessary costs and accessories; companies such as […]

Financial Security: Preparing For The Unexpected

As you plan for your financial future, you are anticipating all of the monumental milestones that will occur as you continue along the trajectory of your life. These milestones are intimidating because they often require you to make very serious decisions that are financially demanding. Some of these milestones include choosing the college you want […]

4 Steps Towards A Debt-Free Life

For some, being in debt is something that resulted from careless spending. Frivolously making purchases for unnecessary commodities with credit cards with the mindset that you will pay it off later by making the minimum monthly payments is the quickest way that Americans get themselves into debt. For others, debt comes more unexpectedly, perhaps through […]

4 Changes To Make For A Better Financial Year

We are constantly setting new goals for ourselves. While these goals differ immensely from person-to-person, we create these goals for ourselves in order to better certain areas of our lives. The most common goals are primarily health-focused – losing a certain amount of weight, eating a more balanced diet, exercising at least three times every […]

Ways To Finance A Growing Business

One of the most challenging areas of a growing business is finding the right funding. If your business is doing well, you will need to acquire the funds that will help you continue to expand. Or, there are times when businesses just need extra capital to help them get through a financial slump. How can […]

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