Overcoming Common Fears of Investing

Investing in the stock market can yield rewarding returns and help you secure a comfortable retirement.  But many are afraid to make the leap into this realm.  In fact, a recent survey conducted by GOBankingRates claims that 55% of Americans aren’t investing in the stock market. Getting started is often the biggest hurdle.  Fear of […]

Investing in Wine 2020

  Investing in wine can be very lucrative, often yielding double digit returns.  This easy beat most other forms of investments and can be a profitable investment alternative.  A word of caution; investing in wine has a high barrier to entry, as most of the investment grade wines sell for thousands of dollars per bottle.  […]

Precious Metals For Your Investment Portfolio

Source:Pexels.Com Precious metals are rare and non-reactive metals. Different factors determine the economic value of precious metals. Such factors include rarity, use in industrial processes, and use for investments. High Demand for Precious Metals The most highly demanded precious metals are gold, platinum, silver, and precious metals used in industrial processes. These metals may be […]

What Should You Know Before Moving from Demo to Real Trading?

If you are about to take the leap from demo trading to real trading, then you need the right game plan. After all, when you are playing with real money there are real consequences. You don’t want to miss key opportunities to grow your wealth or fall into investing traps that sink your investments either. […]

Fundrise – 2019 Review

Fundrise is an online real estate investing platform that allows investors to invest in commercial and real estate through crowdsourcing. One of the advantages of Fundrise is that its investments are open to anyone. You need not be an accredited investor to participate in the investment offerings. The company deals mostly in REITS by managing […]

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 finance, real estate, commercial finance, and consumer finance.   Traditionally these types of investments have only […]

5 Ideas For Your Investments in 2019

Image Source: Pixabay It’s important to diversify your investments in today’s rather uncertain and volatile world. This year is no different. In fact, volatility in metal prices and global energy along with business disruptions due to technological progress or even regulatory changes continue to be dominant themes. Here are 5 things you should be investing […]

Who is Jason Bond? A Quick Review

I’ve seen ads lately for a gentleman named Jason Bond. He’s selling an investment strategy promising to make you tons of money via stock trading. You know what they say about something sounding too good to be true. I decided to research to find out about this person and exactly what it is he is […]

Building Wealth Is Easier Than You Think

Building wealth isn’t exactly easy, but it definitely doesn’t have to be hard either. It’s more about discipline and routine than intelligence. Intelligence and knowledge help once you get to the more advanced stages, but when you’re starting out, all you really need is a plan and the willingness to stick to it. I’m going […]

What Are Professionals Overlooking In Their Portfolio?

You probably have a 401k and some protection that is available to you through your employer. These are all great ways to get your feet wet in the financial planning world. Some who have done individual research might have even opened up an IRA or 529 plan on their own.