YieldStreet – A 2019 Review

YieldStreet is a lending platform that connects investors with asset-based investments as an alternative to investing in the stock market.  The target return is 8 - 15% with a 1 to 3-year duration.  YieldStreet focuses on such investments as litigation … [Read More...]

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Bid and Ask – Understand These Terms Before Trading Stocks

A little over a decade ago, trading stocks on the internet gained a lot of traction, turning millions of people into self-directed investors. This fairly new style of investor doesn't rely on money managers or financial advisors to make their investment … [Read More...]

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First-Time Home Buyer Pitfalls [Infographic]

Buying your first home for most people is the largest purchase they will ever make. Talk about pressure! Most people cannot pay cash for their first home, so they get a mortgage to finance the property. But getting a mortgage isn't what it used to be. There … [Read More...]

YieldStreet – A 2019 Review

YieldStreet is a lending platform that connects investors with asset-based investments as an alternative to investing in the stock market.  The target return is 8 - 15% with a 1 to 3-year duration.  YieldStreet focuses on such investments as litigation … [Read More]

Interesting Money Facts

Have you ever wondered about the money that you have in your pocket?  How long does it last?  How much of it is in circulation?  What is the history of it?  Money has been around for thousands of years as a form of currency and trade.  Here are some … [Read More]

Joe Rogan’s Wife’s Net Worth

Joe Rogan – a Brief Introduction You may have heard of Joe Rogan.  If not, here is a brief summary.  Joe Rogan is a celebrity stand up comedian, actor, MMA color commentator, and podcast host.  He began his comedy career in the 80’s, has been involved with … [Read More]

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Finance 101

A Beginners Guide to Finances If you are just starting out in your journey of financial education and wealth building, or if you have some debt and want to pay it off and start building wealth, then this primer is a good place to start.  I’m going to run … [Read More]

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Eating Out Versus Cooking at Home

It is common sense that cooking your own food will save you money.  But how much can you save? And, what about some of the other benefits of cooking for yourself?  Can a case be made for eating out? I’m going to look at some of the details of cooking versus … [Read More]

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What You Should Know About Buy One Get One Free

We’ve all seen “Buy One, Get One Free” advertisements. It’s the single simple word “free” that allures us as consumers to buy a certain item or shop at a particular store. Be clear that these sales tactics are not due to the charitable nature of corporations … [Read More]