How to Tell If a Cryptocurrency is Undervalued

How to Tell If a Cryptocurrency is Undervalued

August 17, 2017August 17, 2017

Over recent years, blockchain technology has revolutionized the supply chain in industry and the financial markets. Today, money continues to pour into cryptocurrencies, both for Bitcoin (BTC) and Bit..

Are Index Funds Wrecking Capitalism? Paul Singer Thinks So

Are Index Funds Wrecking Capitalism? Paul Singer Thinks So

August 5, 2017August 5, 2017

Passive investing is all the rage, with more than $500 billion torrenting into companies like Vanguard and Blackrock. Passive investing is typically accomplished with ETFs and/or index funds, which ar..

How Paying Off Your Mortgage Early Helps You Retire Sooner

How Paying Off Your Mortgage Early Helps You Retire Sooner

July 28, 2017July 28, 2017

It’s one of the most strongly recommended pieces of advice when it comes to early retirement strategies: You need to pay off your mortgage as soon as possible and become debt-free. While the benefit..

Retirement Planning for an Older Population

Retirement Planning for an Older Population

July 8, 2017July 8, 2017

People Are Living Longer According to estimates published by the Office for National Statistics the average life expectancy for newborn girls is on course to reach just under 97 years and four month..

Is Peter Schiff Full of It?

Is Peter Schiff Full of It?

June 3, 2017June 3, 2017

Who is Peter Schiff? If you don’t know who Peter Schiff is, feel free to stop here and continue your life blissfully ignorant of his place in the investing and macroeconomics landscape. If you mus..

The Trials and Travails of Investing

The Trials and Travails of Investing

May 24, 2017May 24, 2017

Getting involved in stocks and bonds is not for the faint of heart. Investing has some of the most challenging decisions of any activity you can imagine, and they often must be made with very little t..

3 Ways to Invest Your Tax Return

3 Ways to Invest Your Tax Return

May 18, 2017May 18, 2017

Tax season is behind us, and millions of Americans are anxiously awaiting their tax refunds. According to the IRS, 70 percent of filers get a refund and the average 2016 refund was $2,860. Whether you..

Top 5 Reasons Why All Traders Should be Copy Trading

Top 5 Reasons Why All Traders Should be Copy Trading

May 1, 2017May 1, 2017

In a world that has now become more connected than ever, it comes as no surprise that Forex traders are sharing ideas and information. Copy trading, which is essentially the act of one trader copying ..

How Dividends Impact the 4 Percent Safe Withdrawal Rate

How Dividends Impact the 4 Percent Safe Withdrawal Rate

April 16, 2017April 16, 2017

When I first started looking at planning for retirement and following personal finance blogs, I came upon the concepts of early retirement and the 4 percent “safe withdrawal rate.” I wonde..

Should You Invest in Ethereum?

Should You Invest in Ethereum?

April 5, 2017April 5, 2017

Many people are still getting used to the idea of Bitcoin and the thought of potentially buying another cryptocurrency slightly scares them. Moreover, investors are quite averse to investing in a cryp..

Investing with Significant Others – Brilliant Idea or Bad Times Ahead?

Investing with Significant Others – Brilliant Idea or Bad Times Ahead?

March 31, 2017March 31, 2017

Some people get cold feet when saying “I love you” to each other for the first time. Imagine how it can feel making a commitment to long-term investing for the first time! Whether you are newly li..

A Forex Beginner’s Guide

A Forex Beginner’s Guide

March 28, 2017March 28, 2017

Many people just getting started with investing have never even heard of Forex. They start searching for ways to make money using the stock market and find themselves on a Forex sales page. Without re..

Revisiting The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville

Revisiting The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville

March 23, 2017March 23, 2017

By Ned Hawley A generation ago Warren Buffett delivered a speech at Columbia Business School titled The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville.  The title is a nod to the intellectual debt owed to t..

Creating a Balanced Portfolio Using Alternative Investments

Creating a Balanced Portfolio Using Alternative Investments

March 23, 2017March 23, 2017

Investing in Alternative Asset Classes It’s never easy to predict what markets will do in the future. That’s why it’s best to maintain a well-diversified, balanced portfolio to weath..

Be Smart with Your Retirement: 4 Ways to Boost Your Nest Egg

Be Smart with Your Retirement: 4 Ways to Boost Your Nest Egg

March 14, 2017March 14, 2017

This is a post from Pauline of InvestmentZen.com Sometimes, there seems like there is not enough money to do it all. Save for the next holidays, for a new car, to buy a house, send the kids to college..

The Angel Investor

The Angel Investor

March 6, 2017March 6, 2017

by Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson,Authors of Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist, Third Edition Excerpted with permission of the publisher, Wiley, from Venture Deals: Be..

Wunder Capital Review

Wunder Capital Review

March 6, 2017March 6, 2017

Short Wunder Capital Review Pros – Wunder Capital is the leading online investment platform for the solar energy market. Wunder uses their advanced technology to help investors invest in reliable so..

Why You Shouldn’t Let Student Loans Stop You from Investing

Why You Shouldn’t Let Student Loans Stop You from Investing

March 2, 2017March 2, 2017

By Miranda Marquit It can be discouraging to look at your student loan balance. And when you see that huge number, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. You might be consumed with the idea of paying off ..

Investment Diversification: 5 Risky Mistakes to Avoid

Investment Diversification: 5 Risky Mistakes to Avoid

February 17, 2017February 17, 2017

The Importance of Diversification Investors often have a lot to consider. But few investment decisions matter more than asset allocation. A well diversified portfolio is as important for millennials a..

Long Term Investing: Understanding Bull and Bear Markets

Long Term Investing: Understanding Bull and Bear Markets

February 7, 2017February 7, 2017

When most of us start investing for the first time, we don’t know what to expect. When we allocate money for investments that are meant to grow over decades, it can be like sailing out into the midd..

How a Catalyst Turns into Dollar Signs

How a Catalyst Turns into Dollar Signs

February 6, 2017February 6, 2017

Those of us that have been around the block in the investing world know that there are several important signals for investors to watch. One of the most important of these is known as the catalyst. At..

Successful Property Development

Successful Property Development

January 27, 2017January 27, 2017

As with most things, not all property investments are created equal. The successes of your property ventures are the product of a range of considerations and your own understanding of the key factors ..

U.S. Shares are Steady as Earnings Continue to Impress

U.S. Shares are Steady as Earnings Continue to Impress

January 23, 2017January 23, 2017

U.S. equities are consolidating despite solid share trading in the financial space following robust earnings from the major commercial and investment banks.  Goldman Sachs was the latest contributor ..

Wall Street Kitchen’s 4 Golden Rules for Returns

Wall Street Kitchen’s 4 Golden Rules for Returns

January 19, 2017January 19, 2017

Hello Modest Money fans! My name is Victor Chiu, author of the new book, Wall Street Kitchen – The Recipe Behind a Housewife’s 1000% Stock Return. This new book I recently wrote contains the true ..