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Ask The Reader: What’s Your Favorite Personal Finance App or Tool?

There are a ton of personal finance apps out there today. The list keeps growing and growing – almost at an alarming rate. I get asked to review apps almost daily from new startups, it’s actually kind of scary. I mean, honestly, how many apps do we need? Today, I wanted to ask you what […]

NetTradeX: The Unique Trading-Analytical Platform

Most online brokers offer the MetaTrader 4 trading platform to provide the traders with the tools for devising and implementing their trading strategies, and a minority provides a proprietary trading platform with extended functionality.  I came across a new trading platform called NetTradeX and was curious why the company promotes another platform while it provides […]

Does Reinvesting Dividends Matter? Yes!

Even with the fiscal cliff approaching and tax rates on dividends having the potential to go up, dividend paying stocks can still be a good investment.  When you buy an individual stock, most brokerages offer you two options: pay dividends in cash, or reinvest the dividends.  This can be an interesting choice for first time […]

5 Benefits of Investing

Investing is something that everyone should do. There are so many benefits of investing that it makes no sense not to get started. If you want to build wealth and financial stability investing is what will get you there. Still not convinced? Here are five benefits of investing. # 1- You Stay Ahead of Inflation […]

Should You Subscribe To Investing Newsletters? Nate’s Notes Newsletter Review

Whether you’re new to investing or are an investing buff, there’s a lot to keep up with when it comes to the stock market. Buying and selling can become cumbersome, and if you’re not careful to do your own research before investing, you could potentially lose a lot of money. What if there was an […]

Investing Rule #1 – Risk and Return Will Always Be Related

Ever since I started writing about personal finance, all of my friends loved talking to me about their investments.  Even though I’ve always had an interest in investing, saving and making money, it wasn’t until I started blogging and writing professionally that I became an authority on the subject.  Nothing really changed about my knowledge […]

Three Reasons to Invest in Forex

The European situation has been much commented upon in recent months: the value of the euro and other mainland currencies has nosedived, whilst the pound and dollar, amongst others, have grown steadily stronger. These tumultuous shifts in value and dramatic volatility have offered a myriad of golden opportunities for forex traders, and as a result […]

Make Your Debt Payments Work For You

No one enjoys being in debt. However, everyone holds a certain amount of it. Whether it is in the form of student loans, a mortgage, a car note, insurance, or a combination of any of these, you have some form of payment that you must make on a regular basis. There is a way that […]

How To Have The Financial Talk With Your Parents Before Retirement

As most young adults make the transition from living at home and going to school, to getting their own place and landing their first jobs; many of their parents are starting to make the transition from working full time to retirement. This can be a challenging time for both parties, but if you arm yourself […]

FutureAdvisor Review: Leveraging Technology to Build Real Wealth

Building real wealth takes discipline and consistency. As humans, it’s hard to always be disciplined and always be consistent. Luckily, there are now tools available to make this a problem of the past. If you want to accelerate the rate at which you’re building wealth, you need to start leveraging the resources available to you. […]