Is Timing the Market a Good Idea?

Is Timing the Market a Good Idea?

November 23, 2020November 23, 2020

You hear it regularly online: “I have money to invest. Should I wait for the market to drop a bit before I buy?” While this question is understandable – we all want a good deal – my an..

5 Easiest Ways to Start Passively Investing in Stocks

5 Easiest Ways to Start Passively Investing in Stocks

November 20, 2020November 20, 2020

Investing is an important part of building wealth. The problem? It can also be a lot of work. That’s why this post is going to focus on passive investing. In particular, we’ll talk about investing..

Why Are 401(k)s Not More Popular Among Americans?

Why Are 401(k)s Not More Popular Among Americans?

November 19, 2020November 19, 2020

While 401(k) plans continue to be the wise choice among Americans, it is strange to find that not everyone advocates the plans. As the contributions to the plans are tax-free, and taken directly from ..

Do Robo-Advisors Beat the Market?

Do Robo-Advisors Beat the Market?

November 16, 2020November 16, 2020

Ever since robo-advisors first appeared on the scene in 2008, they have been hugely popular. However, you may be wondering if they are as good as the hype. Perhaps more importantly: do robo-advisors b..

How Socially Responsible Investing Is Reshaping Wealth Creation

How Socially Responsible Investing Is Reshaping Wealth Creation

November 13, 2020November 13, 2020

The economy changes rapidly; so, too, does the way people invest. And in recent years, socially responsible investing (SRI) has seen increasing popularity. There are many reasons for the increase. One..

Roofstock vs Fundrise vs RealtyMogul

Roofstock vs Fundrise vs RealtyMogul

November 7, 2020November 7, 2020

There is no doubt that real estate continues to be a strong investment. That is likely the reason we have seen new platforms, such as Roofstock, Fundrise, and RealtyMogul. Each platform takes a solid ..

Do I Need a Financial Advisor? Here’s How to Decide

Do I Need a Financial Advisor? Here’s How to Decide

November 6, 2020November 6, 2020

Financial decisions can be complicated, and that might make you wonder if you need a financial advisor. In many cases, that may very well be true – but not always. In this post, we’ll cover so..

8 Best Ways to Invest in Real Estate: How to Get Started

8 Best Ways to Invest in Real Estate: How to Get Started

October 19, 2020October 19, 2020

The more you learn about real estate, the more you realize there are more ways to invest in real estate than just buying a house or two in the neighborhood and turning them into rental properties. Ind..

3 Recession Proof Stocks to Help You Stay Calm

3 Recession Proof Stocks to Help You Stay Calm

May 8, 2020May 8, 2020

I love recession proof stocks. They help me sleep better at night. And when I sleep better at night, I make better investing decisions 🙂 In this article, I’d like to show you how recession proof ..

How to Live Off Dividends (What the Rich Don’t Want You to Know)

How to Live Off Dividends (What the Rich Don’t Want You to Know)

April 28, 2020April 28, 2020

First thing’s first: is it possible to live off dividends? The short answer is yes. The longer answer is yes, but it depends on three variables. Those three variables will come later down the articl..

Dividend Coverage Ratio Explained: Avoid Painful Dividend Cuts

Dividend Coverage Ratio Explained: Avoid Painful Dividend Cuts

April 17, 2020April 17, 2020

If you’re reading this, it’s because you want 2 things: Reliable income. To make your money grow. One of the best ways to achieve both of those is by following my favorite investing strategy: Divi..

How to Buy Fractional Shares and Boost Your Portfolio

How to Buy Fractional Shares and Boost Your Portfolio

April 4, 2020April 4, 2020

Investing is one of the best ways to grow your wealth, everyone should consider investing if possible. One great way to do that is to buy fractional shares. See, some of the best companies have very h..

Why Blooom Can be the Answer to Your Retirement Woes

Why Blooom Can be the Answer to Your Retirement Woes

March 27, 2020March 27, 2020

For those of us looking for a convenient way to plan for retirement, modern age technology is becoming more crucial to how we do so. User-friendly websites and easy-to-use apps appear to be ten-a-penn..

Dividend Growth Rate – Grow Your Wealth Without Lifting a Finger

Dividend Growth Rate – Grow Your Wealth Without Lifting a Finger

February 26, 2020February 26, 2020

Most people don’t know it… But the dividend growth rate of a stock is one of the most important factors when it comes to growing your wealth. And if you’re here reading this, I’..

Looking For High Dividend Blue Chip Stocks?

Looking For High Dividend Blue Chip Stocks?

February 26, 2020February 26, 2020

Do you like dividends? How about high dividends? If you answered yes to both of those questions…then you’re in the right place! I recommend you spend the next 5 minutes of your life reading t..

Dividend Aristocrats ETF: An Easy Way to Invest in Quality Stocks

Dividend Aristocrats ETF: An Easy Way to Invest in Quality Stocks

February 26, 2020February 26, 2020

Are you looking for an easier way to invest? One which ensures you’re buying amazing stocks that will make your money grow… …without hundreds of hours of research and analysis? Soun..

The 3 Best Long Term Dividend Stocks

The 3 Best Long Term Dividend Stocks

February 17, 2020February 17, 2020

Do you know what the easiest way to become an excellent investor is? I bet you do since you’re reading this… Well, it’s to become a long term investor! You see, when you stop worrying about what..

4 Critical Things to Know About 401k Vesting Schedules

4 Critical Things to Know About 401k Vesting Schedules

July 22, 2019July 22, 2019

What is a 401k? A 401k is an employer-sponsored retirement account where employees can contribute a set amount or a percentage of their wages into an investment account which can then be used later fo..

Traditional IRA vs. Roth IRA vs. 401k

Traditional IRA vs. Roth IRA vs. 401k

June 11, 2019June 11, 2019

Congratulations! Landing on this page means that you are likely planning your retirement. While it might sound like an ordinary thing to do, most people don’t pay nearly as much attention to their f..

Leverage Alternative Investments to Diversify Your Portfolio

Leverage Alternative Investments to Diversify Your Portfolio

April 3, 2019April 3, 2019

What would you do if extra money were to suddenly land in your lap? According to the IRS, approximately 70 percent of Americans can look forward to receiving a tax refund each year. A mere 16% plan to..

Why a Roth 401K Plan Makes Sense For You

Why a Roth 401K Plan Makes Sense For You

September 11, 2018September 11, 2018

  Most everyone knows about a 401k plan. It is a typical benefit employers provide to help their employees save for retirement. While there are many benefits to investing in a 401k plan, there ar..

Being ‘Human’ Won’t Beat Robo Advisors

Being ‘Human’ Won’t Beat Robo Advisors

October 23, 2017October 23, 2017

By David Miller, founder & CEO of PeachCap Are robo advisors here to stay? Yes – absolutely. Not only are they here to stay, but they are gaining value and are likely to continue winning over co..

Understanding 401k Plans

Understanding 401k Plans

September 19, 2017September 19, 2017

Since the first 401k became available as part of The Revenue Act of 1978 they have become a mainstay in retirement planning. While most people are familiar with the 401k plan, many people struggle wit..

Betterment: An Ideal Platform for the First-Time Investor

Betterment: An Ideal Platform for the First-Time Investor

August 25, 2016August 25, 2016

The online world has has made it easier for people to invest, and they don’t need a lot to get started. The market is more accessible for first-time investors thanks to online platforms like Better..