I was recently introduced to SMBX by a colleague and he asked me to take a look at the platform. SMBX is a crowdfunding platform that allows small businesses to raise money while also allowing everyday people to invest in local businesses for as little as $10. I have not been a big investor in […]
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Investing in Domain Names – What You Need to Know
Did you know that it is possible to invest in domain names and earn huge returns? In this post, I share tips on investing in domain names as an alternative asset based on my 10+ years of experience in generating significant returns by profitably buying and selling domain names. Before I get too deep, I […]
Best Investment Apps for 2019
If you are looking for some of the best investing apps on the market, you’re in the right place. I want to share 4 amazing investment apps that I am using and truly enjoying. Please note they are only listed in alphabetical order, not order or preference. Acorns Acorns is a unique investing app that […]
A Review of Worthy Bonds Where You Can Earn 5% Interest
Have you checked to see how much interest you are earning on your money at your bank lately? Have you given up on the prospect of earning interest because of all the low rates paid by most banks and credit unions? I remember when I actually looked at how much interest I was (or wasn’t) […]
Outfox the Investors with Fixed-Indexed Annuity
Annuities can be quite complicated and it is often hard for the average person to understand the ins and outs of this type of investment. The good news is it is not necessary to understand every detail of the various types of annuities to realize the investment benefits that can be offered for a certain […]
If You Saved $5 Per Week, Would You Miss It?
I was on Financial Highway’s Facebook Page and saw that they were encouraging people to save $5 per week. I am a big fan of savings, so I wondered if I would miss $5 per week. The answer is an obvious “no.” The reality is, as much as I would like to be uber frugal, […]
Why I Don’t Care That The Stock Market Tanked
I don’t mean to be insensitive if you recently lost a lot of money. There was a time in my life when I really cared what happened with the stock market because it had an impact on my finances, my retirement, and my future. Last year, I fired the stock market. I learned that Wall […]
Forex Trading – What is It and Why is It so Popular These Days?
This is a guest blog post from Tom Cleveland, a market analyst for ForexTraders. It is quite difficult today to avoid on the Internet or on national television, for that matter, an advertisement touting the wonderful qualities of forex trading. The popularity garnered by currency trading over the past decade has been truly amazing, considering […]