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This archive highlights all of the articles posted on investing, in chronological order. If you want just the highlights of the best investing articles, check out our Investing 101 page for more information.
Does inflation make you feel, well, down? If you’re concerned about investing during inflationary periods, here are some investments you should know about.
Could you actually get fired by investing your money into marijuana stocks? Here are some details to help you discover if your job could go up in smoke.
We break down the ten most popular cryptocurrencies to invest in, not just based on market capitalization, but also on buzz and practicality.
Interested in investing in real estate? Roofstock is an online marketplace for tenant-occupied real estate. Learn more in this Roofstock review.
IOTA is an alt coin that uses a completely different network technology from blockchain for its ledger. This allows IOTA to focus on secured interactions between IoT (Internet of Things) devices while providing dynamic scalability and zero fees. How is IOTA able to do this and what is the infrastructure under IOTA that’s supporting it […]
Would you invest in a cryptocurrency that allows people in different countries to send money to each other for a fraction of a cent? Wouldn’t that upend how money currently reaches people in different countries, especially poor countries? That’s the goal of Stellar and it has some well-known names backing it. In this article, we’ll […]
Unlike some cryptocurrencies, NEM leaves a complete audit trail of transactions. This is definitely not the coin for money launderers. The benefit to transparent transactions is that businesses can easily verify transactions and know who they are working with – a virtual requirement in the business world. This sets NEM on a path of wide […]
Monero (XMR) is an alt coin that differentiates itself from other cryptocurrencies through its strong use of privacy. Or as Monero’s website states, it is a “private digital currency”. It is currently ranked #13 on coinmarketcap.com. In this article, we’ll dig more into what Monero is, how it is different from other cryptocurrencies and how […]
EOS is a cryptocurrency that you can’t really buy anything with. However, it is being billed as a platform for decentralized applications. Should you invest in EOS?
Purchasing stock through your employer can be a great way to invest. Check out this ultimate guide to ESPPs to learn more.
We’re kicking off the student loan debt movement today with the goal of reducing or eliminating over $1,000,000 in student loan debt during the month of March.
Investors making excuses in a sort of financial whataboutism are costing themselves a lot of money in fees, commissions, and returns – simply because they don’t want to admit they are wrong and try something different.
Do you know why your portfolio underperformed? It can be frustrating, but here are some reasons why and solutions you can consider to increase your annual return.
Bitcoin is all the buzz right now! If you want to invest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies here’s everything you need to know to get started.
Wondering if you’re paying too much to maintain your portfolio? Here’s how to find out when investment commissions matter and when they don’t.
Cryptocurrencies have come a long way since 2009, when Bitcoin, the world’s first virtual currency was launched. Nowadays, there are well over a thousand different alt-coins to choose from, each with their own characteristics, pros and cons, giving online traders a huge range of options. As of February 2nd, 2018 Ripple (XRP) is the third […]
DIY.Fund is a completely free database that gives investors the tools that professionals use when it comes to tracking your portfolio and analyzing portfolio metrics. Learn more in this DIY.Fund review.
Investing can be a great way to build wealth, but it’s important to understand how investment fees can destroy your portfolio returns. Check out this post to learn about common brokerage fees and what to avoid.
Do you feel you’re paying too many taxes on investments? Learn how to optimize your investments for tax minimalization in this post.
Investing doesn’t have to be an isolated activity. Check out some of the best social networks for investors so you can interact with other investors and adopt new strategies.
Want to buy more stock but don’t have enough funds in your brokerage account? You’ll need a margin account. Wondering what is a margin account and how to use it? Check out this article.