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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Money Management Tips for Better Trading

Entering the foreign exchange market without precautions could be compared to driving an F1 car without a safety helmet. If you intend to trade the forex markets with a pragmatic view to be successful, you might want to setup and follow a trading plan which … [Read More...]

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World Tax Comparisons [Infographic]

Do you think taxes in America are complicated, laborious, and extremely high? I agree with you (once you add in corporate taxes, income tax, state tax, property tax, sales tax, tax on gasoline, tax on my automobile registration, and even the fundraising … [Read More...]

How to Get a Small-Business Loan — Even With Bad Credit

Getting a small-business loan when you have less-than-perfect credit can seem like a Sisyphean task, especially in today’s economic climate where banks are unwilling to loan to any company without an excellent credit score. But your company’s poor credit … [Read More]

How to Prioritize Debt Payments

One of the biggest questions out there is how does one prioritize debt payments. Should I pay my student loans off first or my credit card? Should I be simultaneously putting money aside towards my savings with a 401k or Roth IRA? These are all great questions … [Read More]

Yes, Confidentiality Applies to eCommerce Stores

This is a guest post. If interested in submitting a guest post please read our guest posting policy. It can be challenging to keep up with all of the laws as they change. As the last months of the business quarter count down to the end of the year, many of … [Read More]

What to Look for When Shopping for Small Business Banking

Only a year and a half ago my partner John and I started a small business together. Of course, we want to share the finances, which required us to open a small business banking account. It involved a bit more than we anticipated. Merely visiting your current … [Read More]

Is Home Insurance Worth Your While?

Homeowners insurance – you’re often not legally required to have it (though sometimes are) and it’s the type of thing that you theoretically could never use, but the truth is that home insurance is truly invaluable. It’s easy to tell yourself, “I’ll probably … [Read More]

How Taking Control Of Your Finances Changes Your Life

I don't know many people who, from first dollar in hand, knew exactly how to control their money. Learning how to control your finances is a learned skill. Some people are fortunate enough to have learned valuable skills from their parents or other role models … [Read More]