How to Successfully Switch Careers [Infographic]

After Highschool I jumped right into marketing. It wasn’t because I wanted to, I just happened to have a friend whose Dad owned a company and he offered me a job in Tokyo. I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life and had numerous interests so taking some time off from school […]

What Is A Covered Call Option? [Infographic]

Writing covered calls is an extremely powerful investment tool that few people take advantage of. Imagine earning an extra 8 – 12% per year by simply holding onto a stock that you already own. The only requirements are that you own at least 100 shares and you must have the ability to trade options in […]

The High Cost of Bad Buy / Sell Decisions [Infographic]

Everyone has made a bad trade. No one has a perfect win streak. But what fuels these bad buy / sell decisions? Check out this week’s infographic for keen insight on what compels traders to buy high and sell low. The first 5 trades I ever made were all sizeable increases. It didn’t fuel overconfidence, […]

High Frequency Trading: Man vs. Machine

High frequency trading has existed for several years, but recently the trading strategy has come under a lot of added scrutiny. Traders utilize computer algorithms and lightning fast data connections to receive data and place trades at intervals quicker than the average trader. When you and I place trades online, a confirmation is generated in […]

Are We Wasting Our Money On Healthcare? America’s Healthcare Disadvantage [Infographic]

Only a fraction of this week’s infographic is about Finance. I think it’s one that’s imperative to understand, and that is America’s healthcare disadvantage when it comes to how much we’re spending on medical care when we shouldn’t be. When it comes to investments, people should be devoted to putting money into medical research. On […]

Do Women Pay More When Using Credit Cards? [Infographic]

This week’s financial infographic depicts some insightful information–that although some women are more inclined to shop around for deals, they are less likely to do so when “shopping” for a credit card. Overall, do women pay more when using credit cards? According to Credit Sesame, yes they do. Women are less likely to pursue the […]

Rise Of The Female Trader [Infographic]

This week’s financial infographic depicts something I see every day – the ever-growing number of female traders entering the financial arena. It’s not just traders; more and more women are attending my financial education seminars, opening accounts and expressing a general interest in the market. I won’t pretend to know why women are starting to […]

Steps To Build Your Credit Score [Infographic]

This week’s financial infographic lays out the key steps needed to build your credit score. Whether or not you agree with how the score is calculated or the impact it has on so many aspects of your life, you can’t deny that a great score will save you tons of money. Having a high score […]

The Fiscal Cliff [Infographic]

Today’s financial infographic deals with a VERY important issue facing the nation this year – the fiscal cliff. By the end of 2012, several tax cuts are set to expire while other tax increases are set to begin. The temporary payroll tax cut will end (2% reduction in take home pay), certain breaks for businesses […]

The US Federal Budget – Midweek Infographic

The federal budget has been the topic of much debate in the last two years. Fiscal Conservatives want to cut everything while politicians on the left want to borrow more and spend more. It’s hard to determine what the budget is composed of simply listening to the media. One media outlet claims that a very […]