dogs of the dow

Dogs of the Dow: Investing Strategy Explained

In this article, we’ll be taking a closer look at one of the simplest but most effective investing strategies out there: the Dogs of the Dow. But before we get down to the nitty gritty, let’s start with a quick recap on dividends. Dogs of the Dow Background: Dividends You may already know the basics … Read more

Making a Budget Explained: 4 Psychology Tips

BUDGET. What a gross-sounding word. Just the thought of making a budget sounds painful. Honestly, this is probably why people don’t often learn about (and are so terrible at) budgeting. But as repulsive as the idea of budgeting can be, it’s a necessary and extremely beneficial part of our financial health. Just by clicking on … Read more

Stock Market for Beginners 2022

Today, we’re breaking down the stock market – for beginners. The stock market is one of the most over-complicated concepts, and so many people treat it like an impossibly hard to understand subject. But it’s really not. We’re here to show you that today. So let’s start from the beginning. What is a Stock? Imagine … Read more

The First Stock Everyone Should Buy

No, this isn’t clickbait. We truly believe this type of stock is the first stock everyone should buy, and hold as the base of their portfolio. You’re about to be let in on a tried and true investing secret, so keep reading! First Stock: The Secret One of the most daunting tasks for new investors … Read more

Stock Market Terminology: Investing Terms to Know

At Wall Street Survivor, we say no to unnecessary financial jargon. Stock market terminology is made out to be way too complicated, and we understand how frustrating it can be for beginning investors. When I was a beginner investor, I would spend hours and hours reading through articles on investing websites and watching the latest … Read more

Stock Market for Beginners: Here are the Basics

So you want to learn about the stock market…but where do you start? For stock market beginners, the financial industry can be really complicated. Investors, brokers, traders, lenders, borrowers, advisors, companies, banks, stocks, shares, funds, prices…is your head spinning yet? Thankfully, you came to the right place. For stock market beginners, it’s important to start … Read more

How to Pay off Debt

Getting out of debt If you’re like the average American, you’re most likely in debt. In fact, if you own a home and recently went to college, you could have up to $200k in debt right now. Here’s a breakdown of what that can look like: Credit card debt: $15,422 Mortgage debt: $149,782 Student loan debt: $34,703 And … Read more