Intro to Mutual Funds

Intro to Mutual Funds

You’ve probably heard the term “mutual fund” mentioned on CNBC or thrown around by one of your more financially savvy friends at some point. You know they have something to do with finance, but that’s about it. In this intro to mutual funds, we’ll break it down for you. So What the Heck Are Mutual … Read more

Scanz Review – Is Scanz Worth It?

Scanz claims they have built the premiere stock discovery platform for traders. But with this newly evolved subscription stock scanning service’s commanding price premium, everyone has just one question: Is Scanz worth it? It’s never been easier to become an investor. With all the tools, trading platforms, apps, and investing sites, all you need is … Read more

Morningstar Investor Review

Investing is a game of informed risk taking. You have to pay close attention to the markets, price in changes in sentiment or economic conditions, and take in as much information and as many perspectives as you possibly can. It’s impossible to predict the future, of course, but the investor’s job is to use everything … Read more

Overstock Review

Overstock is not a stock website, though it is a website with a stock (NASDAQ: OSTK). The site has made a name for itself as something like an online outlet mall that initially specialized in home décor but has expanded to sell everything from jewelry to electronics and sporting goods. The brand is known for … Read more

China’s Housing Crisis: What Investors Need to Know

China’s economy has grown from near irrelevance to the second largest in the world in less than half a century. Perhaps more incredible than its meteoric rise is the fact that it’s done so without any kind of significant economic contraction. Nearly fifty years of consistently positive GDP growth is practically sorcery in the eyes … Read more

Alpha Picks Review by Seeking Alpha (plus vs Motley Fool and Zacks)

Intro to Alpha Picks Review Seeking Alpha’s newest product “Alpha Picks” claims to identify 2 stocks every month that have the greatest chance for price appreciation. They pick these 2 stocks are selected based on their “proprietary, data-driven computer scoring system.” Let’s review Alpha Picks and see how these picks are performing and how they … Read more

Best Budget Games for Students

We learn a lot of stuff in school. Math. Science. History. Why it’s a bad idea to throw parties at your house when your parents are out of town.  But there’s one subject that’s as important and many times absent from curricula: Personal finance.    Let’s face it, everything’s getting more expensive and wage growth just … Read more

Best Dividend Stocks of 2022

Introduction to Dividend Stocks There are a few different ways to make money on the stock market.  You can buy low and sell high, of course, or you can short the market by selling high and buying low, or you can buy a bunch of dividend stocks, kick back, and let the payments pile up.  … Read more

Best Crypto Exchanges in 2022

Intro With constant new ways to trade cryptocurrencies, we all have at some point wondered: what are the best crypto exchanges? Cryptocurrencies have exploded in popularity and numbers since Bitcoin first launched back in the distant past (2009). It seems like more and more cryptocurrencies hit the market every day, and new crypto exchanges have … Read more