Investors are bearish on gold: so what? 

In the words of the business magnate Warren Buffet, “Be Fearful When Others Are Greedy and Greedy When Others Are Fearful.” Gold prices are very low right now compared to its prices in 2011 so why aren’t more investors, investing in the precious yellow … [Read More...]

Investing

What Drives Investor Behavior?

The American Dream is, “If we can dream it, we can do it”. Too often we take this mindset into stock trading and it fails us. When we read and hear success stories of the rich and famous it always includes their tales of how they never gave up. They followed … [Read More...]

Infographics

Quantitative Easing Infographic

Quantitative Easing Explained – Midweek Infographic

If you follow any financial news sources such as CNBC, The Wall Street Journal or Bloomberg, you've heard quantitative easing mentioned a few times.  For most people, the term may seem completely foreign.  What most people outside of the financial industry are … [Read More...]

10 Investing Red Flags You Should Be Able to Spot

In spite of the ever-changing state of the economy, investing is still a good way to increase your nest-egg and save for the future. Unfortunately, for every legitimate investment opportunity, there are half a dozen scams trying to do nothing more than steal … [Read More]

Get Out of Debt Now

Are you fed up with the unsafe feeling of being in debt? Do you want to be free to do whatever you want? Then this article is for you. In just 5 simple steps I will walk you through exactly what is needed to get out of $25,000 of debt in one … [Read More]

Are Penny Stocks Risky?

Ah penny stocks, the quick way to riches. This sounds like the Saturday morning infomercial with coffee and eggs; invest in penny stocks and make millions! Sign up for trading for free today! Now, is this all true? Not by a long shot, and I'm not saying to … [Read More]

Got skills?

With all this talk about personal finance, let's take a step back and talk about skills for a moment. You may be wondering, what at all do skills have to do with personal finance? The answer frankly is, a lot more than you think. In reality, we should not … [Read More]

You’ve landed your dream interview. What now?

After all the LinkedIn connections, cold emails, and what felt like 1000 job applications, you are about to give up all hope. Suddenly, you receive an email from your top company. The email reads: “Congratulations Julia! After our most competitive … [Read More]

Small Business Loan Do’s and Don’ts

If you thought that navigating a competitive marketplace was challenging, then it can seem like a proverbial picnic compared to trying to get clear answers regarding small business loans. Indeed, whether it’s banks with an excessive amount of small print that … [Read More]