This hub will walk you through the process of mining for Bitcoins using a GPU and CGMiner. It also explains the process or joining a mining pool to increase the amount of Bitcoin earned.
Explains the difference between tax planning (legal), tax evasion (illegal) and tax avoidance (somewhere in between) and the risks involved.
Do you trade in and out of stocks quickly, looking to take profits and moving on? Market gyrations can make losing trades into winners, but it is extremely uncertain that it will be consistent. Here's my analysis.
Find out whether the price of the Drawn Blank series of prints by Bob Dylan on the secondary market has gone up - or down - the key factor in whether it is a good investment.
I used TurboTax over 18 years for my business and personal taxes, so I can help you find the version you need. Updated for taxes due April 2019. It helps with filing late taxes too.
Even though you might have a Social Security number do you still have the physical card? Replacing a lost one, or getting a new one, isn't too difficult; here are some tips to help.
In this article we cover apps that help you manage your money better, apps that let you borrow money quickly for free or at a low cost and even an app that does a little bit of both.
Investments with higher expected returns come with more risk, and safer investments generally pay less. Understanding this, and how much risk you are willing to take, is important in managing your investments.
A detailed analysis of the AIM algorithm when varying the check frequency, % initial investment in equity, and high/low/medium beta ETFs. Concept of internal rate of return is used for comparison.
This article walks you through how to connect a brokerage account to your Yahoo Finance account on a mobile device, and how to remove a connected brokerage account from your Yahoo Finance account.
A currency swap is the purchase or sale of a forex spot transaction with a simulataneous purchase or sale of a forex forward transaction.
Preference shares (or preferred stock or 'prefs') are shares in a company which have a (usually) guaranteed dividend. They are therefore a hybrid similar to both shares and corporate bonds.
You've been sued for a credit card debt! The purpose of this article is to help consumers determine if a lawsuit has been filed by an original creditor (the credit card bank with which you opened an account) or a debt buyer (a company who purchases defaulted accounts),
This article is about an interesting discovery. Most of my trades always went against me at first. Here’s my solution to the problem to avoid losing money.
Figuring out how to calculate your taxes can be very challenging, even with the help of a tax professional. If your dependent child collects unearned income from government benefits such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI), figuring out what to...
Turning 50 years old and not having enough money saved for your retirement is a scary thing. In this Hub I give some ideas to help you cope with your financial condition and prepare for a comfortable retirement.
Building your credit score is difficult, especially when you have limited credit. Here are 5 steps to building your credit score quickly from 0 to 700 in 6 months.
How to file an SSS funeral claim, from all required documents to filing the claim in your local office.
Credit cards are promoted for their convenience. There are downsides to using them, however. Here is a list of reasons why credit cards can be a bad thing.
Options are fairly simple derivatives, but do have some complex properties. Before trading options, either to speculate or hedge, it is important to become familiar with those properties.
What is a hedging strategy? How can binary options be used to for a hedged position? Can binary options be used in a hedging strategy?
The Philippine Social Security System now accepts loan applications online. No more paperwork! Find out how to apply for a salary loan in five easy steps.
For Filipino taxpayers, filing taxes online is not yet the norm. If you are one of those thinking of enrolling in the EFPS and filing your taxes online, here are some of the things you need to consider before you go through the enrollment.
The private student loan system in the US is broken and Sallie Mae/Navient is the worst offender. I aim to educate student loan borrowers & campaign for change for those already in over their heads.
Lost my house, my business, my car, my bank account is empty, now what? Yes.. this really happened to me - and more.. I had a bad year in 2009 - to say the least - the week that they towed my car away, I received the official foreclosure notice in the mail, along with a...
If you are a beginning options investor/trader do not be overwhelmed by the multitude of different options trading strategies. You only need to learn 4 effective simple options strategies for beginners.
An overview of the earned income tax credit, including what it is, who qualifies, and the high rate of tax fraud involved with it.
Don’t get frustrated with all the information on stock market charts and tables. Learn the basics so you safely and profitably buy and sell stocks.
Robert Kiyosaki, the financial writer best known for "Rich Dad Poor Dad", is more of a philosopher and motivator than a financial adviser. Learn why his books should not be taken literally.
What is the best way to use an unexpected sum of money? Windfalls are hard to come by, and once you've got your hands on a lump sum, you should plan carefully how to use it, taking care of the most important expenses first.
What are the pros and cons of owning physical gold? It is a complex question this hub tries to address this question and present both sides of the issue.
Step-by-step instructions on how to calculate the gold price per pennyweight, so you can figure out the value of the gold you want to sell or buy.
Investing in OTC stocks is risky business as it is, but if you head to iHub for advice, you may take your investment from risky to suicidal.
Donating plasma can provide over $300/month for some donors. This article describes the process of making money by donating plasma and if it's worth it in the end.
Robert Lichello's Automatic Investment Management system for timing the stock market is explained with buy/sell examples. Additionally, the system is tested using over 10-years of price history of the S & P Depository Receipt ETF (ticker SPY) and compared to buy and hold strategy.
Anybody can start producing their own bitcoins, the experimental digital currency. But this legal "printing" of money is more complicated than it first appears. Can bitcoin mining be profitable?
What is with all this hype regarding Prosper.com and other peer to peer lending networks? Can you really get a personal loan at a reasonable rate from a group of complete strangers? Well I will try and explain all you'll need to know and hopefully...
The cost of a money order at Walmart is $0.70. I have been using Walmart for years to get money orders and I also used a Walmart Money Card for many years when I did not have a checking account.
What does cash commutation mean? When can you commute pension into cash? This article explains what cash commutation is and the various times you can turn your retirement pension into cash.
Investing in the stock market can be bewildering. But the basics of how anyone makes money in stock and shares is simple. Keep these simple ideas in mind whenever you are thinking about investing in the stock market.
The average American household has over $155,000 of debt. Liabilities include mortgages, car and student loans, credit card balances, medical bills, signature loans, back taxes, and overdraft charges.
Only the upper echelon of business tycoons, high-tech geniuses, entertainment and sports stars, and national lottery winners can lay their hands on $100 million. But if you’re one of them, you’ll appreciate this list of what you can buy for the money.
If you plan to enter the business of trading shares or stocks for a living, then you are likely to come across Average Directional Movement (ADX). ADX has become a widely-used indicator by traders throughout the world.
If you are regularly making money from HubPages or other online activities you are considered to be a small business owner and required to pay taxes on this income. Here is how to keep your business
Trading decisions can be negatively effected when subject to feelings rather than preplanned strategies. I’ll explain why an objective view is better.
Receipts are easy to get at a brick and mortar retail store, but with Amazon, you'll have to follow these step by step instructions for printing your proof of purchase.
Online banking is an easy way to manage your money. There are a few drawbacks but these are outweighed by the time and money you save. E-banking is a cost effective way for banks to do business and it is convenient for most customers.
Tax Clearance is required if you retire, resign, or leave Malaysia for more than 3 months, and for the deceased. So how to apply for a tax clearance letter (TCL) and get your last month's salary ASAP?
Learn why and how it's important to have a personal budget and set and achieve your short, medium and long-term financial goals. Following a budget will benefit your life in remarkable ways, putting you in control of your income and expenses.
There are tons of articles online about buying a car with cash, but none that answered my real question: how do you physically buy a car with cash?
Banks vary in terms of when they process deposits and make money available to account holders. Find out what time of day your banks makes newly deposited funds available for withdrawal.
A guide on how to set and achieve SMART financial goals and track your progress. What's keeping you from getting rich?
Hub that explains the workings of Muslim Banks, Islamic Finance and the financial products. Without charging interest how do these institutions make money?
Don't sell stocks short in a declining stock or market. There is a better, more profitable, cheaper, safer method by buying put options instead! The potential for large profits is still present but without the potential for unlimited losses as in the case of short selling stocks.
Early retirement is a big step in one's life. Are you ready to retire? Learn how the stages of retirement affect your role and focus in life. Retirement plans may change after you analyze your income, savings and necessary life adjustments.
If you own a second home, then you want to be aware of some tax advantages that could save you money.
To send or receive Bitcoin a person needs a wallet such as Coinbase. Coinbase is very similar to PayPal, but is for cryptocurrency transactions. This is a guide to setting up a Coinbase account.
Fiat systems of paper money currency (like nearly all in the world today) have a flaw that makes them, in our time, more volatile. Since our money cannot be exchanged for gold and silver, panic can set in.
Learn all the various advantages and disadvantages of direct taxes. This articles explains all the merits and demerits or advantages and disadvantages of direct taxes.
If you are wondering whether your federal tax refund will be taken by the IRS as a result of debt, owed child support, or other reasons, here is how you can find out.
Discover different methods of transferring money from PayPal to Skrill. Which strategy is cheap and convenient, and which ones are costly and risky?
BDO, BPI and Metrobank are the biggest commercial and universal banks in the Philippines. Each one has its own strengths, so not one of the three, to my mind, can categorically claim that it's the most powerful bank in the country. BPI, Metrobank...
If you have an amortization problem to solve, it's possible to find all the data that you need with a calculator instead of creating a table. Find out how with a TI BAII+ calculator in a few steps.
Roth or Traditional IRAs for housewives and stay-at-home moms. Misconceptions about opening a Spousal IRA. Brokerages with low minimum investment IRAs to get you started.
Don't have a credit card but still want to buy products online? Here are ten (often safer) alternatives for you to try!
A brief explanation of stocks and shares and how they work and what their good and bad points are for investors.
Is there really such a thing as insurance against investment loss? In particular, stock loss? You may not believe it but yes, there is such a thing as insurance against investment loss or losses in your stock portfolio.
Learn how to figure out the maximum price buyers of scrap gold will pay per gram or ounce when you sell your old jewelry or dental work. Note that its real market value depends on many factors.
Banking over the internet has made the life easy for users by providing online access to various banking services.
Great ways to make extra money or cash with no skills required. Make extra cash, earn additional income and build your wealth now, immediately, fast or quick. Get extra money every week, month, year.
Many people don't realize that they are greatly underestimating the amount of money they need for retirement. These three tips will help you see where you really stand.
Procedures while developing a budget including estimations, identifying priorities and financial resources, purpose and benefits of identifying priorities evaluating and justifying costs, income
What are the pros and cons of Chris Hogan's book "Retired Inspired"? And how does it relate to the RIQ tool and Dave Ramsey's books?
The case for and against investing in gold. It can be a store of value but it doesn't earn an income itself. Is it good insurance against inflation? Will it carry on going up forever?
Options roll-out gives the options trader the opportunity to add profits to his options trades or create defensive positions to threatened trades.
Litecoin is a cryptocurrency that was introduced in 2011 as an alternative to bitcoin. Find out whether it makes sense to mine or invest in litecoin rather than bitcoin.
What is it like being a volunteer coordinator for the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University program?
Need an idea for which savings account to open for a child or a teen? Metrobank has an exclusive account just for them. A review regarding Metrobank's Fun Savers Club Savings account can help you get started.
The amount of time it takes to transfer money after selling stock may depend on what type of brokerage account you have. Figure out how long your money will likely take in this article.
This complete PayPal and RCBC Guide includes the easiest way to withdraw Paypal funds to an RCBC MyWallet VISA card and use the same card to link and verify the Paypal account.
Should you pay off student loans faster or save for a mortgage? Get some guidance on how to save for a house down payment while paying student loans.
Stock options trading is a crucial part in one’s goal of achieving high returns in the world of stock market investing. Owning stocks without complementing them with options is like owning dormant real estate and not renting it out for income.
Find out the top 10 upcoming initial public offerings that are being floated in the Nepali share market in 2019. Interested in dabbling in the Nepali stock market? These upcoming IPOs will give you a head start.
Understanding what options are and the basic principles of how to trade options can alleviate traders and investors fear of trading options and open up a whole new realm of trading choices.
You can claim your girlfriend or fiancée on your taxes provided she meets certain qualifications. Here's how to do it and how much you can get back from the IRS.
A complete guide to submitting/e-filing income tax returns and wealth statements for tax years 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 via FBR's IRIS system. How to get NTN before submitting returns.
The complete guide to the French tax system from who pays taxes, where the money goes, when to pay, and a few strange facts about taxes in France!
Certain red flags that the IRS looks for can put you at risk for a tax audit. Stay out of trouble by reporting all of your income and only taking credits and deductions that your are entitled to and can support with proper documentation or receipts for all expenses.
Having problems making purchases online? Tired of relying on other people to buy things for you? Well now you can do it yourself, with VCpay. This is a guide to setting it all up.
Clear and simple tips to finally get your financial records organized, including what to keep and what to shred.
One area we often hate giving to the Lord is our finances, yet the Lord speaks about it frequently in the Bible because he knew we would struggle. Here are some great biblical principles to follow.
What is the difference between investment income and capital gains? After all, they are both ways of getting a return on your investment. This article explains the difference and why it matters.
Do you want to take advantage of financial benefits (lower taxes, business tax credits, in-state college tuition, etc.) by establishing residency in another US state? Here's what to do.
If you have an amortization problem to solve, it's possible to find all the data that you need with a calculator instead of creating a table. Find out how with an HP 10bII+ calculator in a few steps.
When we trade on emotion, we tend to do the wrong thing for the wrong reason. The only way to avoid emotions is to enter and exit every stock trade based on a strict plan, no matter what else may affect your decision.
Overwhelmed with interest and finance charges from payday loan? Fallen into a never-ending cycle of loan after loan? Read on to find out how to get yourself out of debt.
There is a clearly a market timing method that has proven its worth over time, since it provides accurate signals regarding when to be in the stock market and when to step to the sideline and hold cash.
Over the long haul, the stock market is your best friend. It beats every other investment out there. Here I'll remind you how and where to start investing.
As a bank teller, I am exposed to quite a number of customer errors regarding their checks. These errors can cause all sorts of trouble for everyone involved. Although some tellers take the liberty of correcting certain mistakes, officially they...
Should you take the maximum tax free cash lump sum (pension commencement lump sum) from your pension scheme? Unfortunately, it is not always a good deal. This article gives some things to think about.
Charlie and Pete talk about investing or gambling in stocks or options. One says it's gambling, the other says it's investing. Read their arguments.
Short selling options, either with stocks or with futures, can put the odds in your favor when you sell option premium. Time decay works in your favor, and there are additional advantages with options on futures.
The purpose of this article is to clear up some misinformation in regard to debt validation and to provide facts based upon the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and court rulings.
Some are confused over the details on how cheques operate in the banking system. Further many are not aware how bank drafts work.
The majority of Paypal payments are instant but occasionally the payment will come through as a Paypal eCheck. Paypal eChecks are just like normal paper checks which take 3-4 business days to clear.
Financial Freedom isn't about having tons of money. It's about understanding yourself and knowing what truly makes you happy. Then having the resources to experience your happiness.
For those who are not familiar with options trading advisory services, also called options pickers, this article may serve as a guide to what services are available out there. It will also give the reader an insight to what options trading systems the pickers specialize in.
In order to be a master, you must begin with the basics. This article will discuss one of the most basic things to learn when investing or trading in stocks - candlestick patterns.
The world's love affair with gold continues after five thousand years. Gold is rare and beautiful, but, where does it come from and what do we use it for?
Social Security Disability benefits are cash payments the Social Security Administration sends to thousands of disabled Americans. Here's how to change your address if you move.
Need a sample of a letter you can send to a collection agency to tell them to stop harassing you, but don’t know what to write? Need a sample letter to help you put it together? Read this article about dealing with collection agencies, and get some sample letter ideas you can use to...
Throughout the world, the American Silver Eagle one-dollar coin is considered the most beautiful. It is the preferred 0.999 silver coin for bullion and for numismatic coin collection.
In this tutorial I explain how to use an Excel Add-in to display stock price & percent change in a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.
If you cannot open a checking account because of poor credit and a negative ChexSystems report, you might have trouble cashing a payroll, government, or personal check. This article teaches you how to cash a check without a traditional bank account.
In less than two years after my bankruptcy, I’ve brought my FICO score up to 730, which is in the ‘good’ range. In this article, I will outline the five simple steps I took to get a good FICO score after bankruptcy.
Should you believe investment testimonials or other product testimonials? There is so much hyperbole by vendors that often borders on ridiculous claims about products or services.
The Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth ratio (PEG ratio) is a reliable stock valuation metric that can be utilized to find undervalued stocks. Learn how to use the PEG ratio to improve investment decisions.
Mobile phone companies charge extra for various reasons. If you carefully check your statements and write a letter regarding the fees, you may be able to get them waived.
Money invested in stocks is 100% at risk. I learned how to limit risk and improve success rate by using the TastyTrade method that I fully explain in this article.
Viable solutions for making money quickly and legally. Effective methods, some free, some that don't cost too much. These techniques utilize capital and personal property that you already own.
Investors often fork over thousands of dollars for capital gains taxes that they could defer indefinitely with 1031 exchanges. Learn the basics about how IRS code Section 1031 can preserve wealth.
Acquiring precious metals can mean picking between gold and platinum. To make the right choice, you may want to read on for more information about their pros and cons.
Whether you are selling weekly put options for income or formulating a monthly investment plan, selling options can be a great method to consistently generate monthly premium income. Discussed below is a strategy to generate 12% per annum with minimal volatility.
A comprehensive analysis focused on how to use the AIM system to manage a small portfolio of multiple exchange traded funds. Includes 15+ years of data to perform a detailed empirical analysis.
This information given here will help you to update your KRA pin to iTax. All old pins processed using ITMS are required to be updated to iTax. You do this by logging in to the iTax portal.
Learn the 4 most dangerous psychological emotions for short-term traders to improve your trading education while learning how to trade any world stock market.
Do you want to raise your credit score simply and quick? Of course you do! Follow my Best 7 Super Simple Ways to Super Boost Your Credit Score Fast and you will see exciting results in 60-90 days.
Stock options lose value over time, but selling options short and buying back cheaper puts the odds in your favor. Options can also be used to limit risk, as I explain in this article.
Learn how to generate extra income by using your computer to mine for Monero. Monero is a popular cryptocurrency that offers many unique advantages over its competitors.
An examination of the popular methods for getting out of debt by experts such as Suze Orman, Gail Vaz-Oxlade, Dave Ramsey and more. Discover which method will work best for you
Wanna open a Fixed Deposit online via Olnine SBI, but don't know how to? Well follow these simple illustrated steps and you should have you Fixed Deposit created in no time.
Are you interested in earning money online but have issues with PayPal or Payoneer? Maybe you've considered accepting bitcoin? If so, there's a world of possibilities open to you.
The American Silver Eagle one-Troy-ounce silver coin is a very popular coin with silver collectors and investors. Tables list quantities minted by year and likely eBay prices.
If everyone wants financial success, then why isn't everyone wealthy? The answer isn't simple. Here are the destructive behaviors, mistakes, and ideas that keep people from achieving success.
Find daily maximum withdrawal limit from Axis Bank ATMs. With a required amount, you can get financial freedom and hard cash.
Don't get duped when it comes to buying and selling silver bullion. Do it the right way—just like the pros do.
If you are willing to pay extra for an easy, user-friendly tax-experience, just follow TurboTax' s advice on which version fits your needs: Basic, Deluxe, Premier, or Home & Business. But you may be able to pay less and still get your taxes done.
It doesn't take a lot of money to open an investment account. Start making your money work for you today.
You can pay NHIF through M-Pesa using a mobile phone money transfer. All you need is the NHIF paybill number to make your NHIF payment via M-Pesa.
A step-by-step guide to paying off the debt you can and brining your credit score up 200 points over the course of a year.
These are the top 13 mutual funds that are running in the Nepali share market. See their latest net asset values, total funds, and other major stock market indicators.
Having a hard time figuring out how to withdraw your Paypal money to your own bank account? This is a comprehensive guide to help you out!
There are many reasons why you should NOT get a private student loan. If I can warn you about one thing, avoid Sallie Mae's private student loans at all costs! And here's why...
Here you will learn what a bitcoin faucet is and how to use the top 5 faucets for 2018. Buy products online with your earned bitcoins or exchange them for currency like USD.
Don't let old furniture sit around and collect dust—donate it! You will be surprised to find how easy it is to donate furniture—many organizations pick it up for you, plus you can enjoy a nice tax deduction.
If you're just starting out on a path to financial independence, it can seem scary! This guide will help you plan a realistic budget, and stick to it.
Receipts a mess? Organize them in 4 simple steps so you find what you need and are ready at tax time.
Most of us have been there at least once in our lives; a check deposited or written to someone was returned by the bank. It may be stamped with things like NSF, UCF, UTL, etc. What does that mean? Did I do something wrong? These strange and...
A peek into what life is like for people after they leave the world of work that can help readers prepare for their own retirement.
Bonds or bond funds should be an important part of every investors portfolio. They offer a steady return on your investment without the volitality of the stock market.
Learn about laws that already have been passed in 30 states that require adult children to pay the bills for aging parents who can't pay their bills themselves.
When you donate something that isn't straight cash, you are responsible for recording its value if you want to get a deduction for it when you file taxes for the year. Because much of what we donate is used, we cannot record its original value,...
How much is your domain name worth? Don't waste your money on a paid appraisal. Appraise your own domain names for free. Five of the best services online described in detail here.
TD Ameritrade offers great educational tools when you have an account with them. Some offer a certificate upon completion as well with which you can upgrade your account. Read on if you are having difficulty understanding the material.
This article explains the life cycle of financial planning and the five life stages, from teenage years to successful retirement.
A National Insurance number in the UK is as important as an identity card. Without one you are unable to claim benefits or health care. The significance of each part of your NI number is explained here.
Financial child abuse describes the abuse of a child’s identity, credit report or financial resources. What leads to financial child abuse? What are the signs of financial child abuse?
Tired of the bank CD’s paying less than one percent? Quality dividend-paying stocks can be an alternative to these low yields.
If you are looking for job opportunities in Malaysia or already working here as an expatriate, these list of issues & Q&A on tax law in Malaysia LHDN will help you understand your tax exposure better.
Flat tax success stories are fairly easy to find. A number of countries have seen impressive economic growth after adopting the flat tax idea. This is especially true since the fall of the Soviet Union. As countries formerly under Soviet communist...
SoFi is a private financing company that offers student and personal loans to qualified applicants. Here's my experience getting a loan from them.
Many banks no longer offer safe-deposit boxes. But you still have documents and items you want to keep secure. Here are some alternatives and the kind of valuables that should be stored in them.
What does it mean if you log into your PayPal account and realise that you are unable to send or receive money because your account has been restricted? Why has your account access been limited?
This post will discuss the steps on how to withdraw Paypal funds to BPI (Bank of the Philippines Island) complete with step by step pictures - plus other important information
Utilities include: gas, water, sewer, electric, and heat. These utilities will go on form 8829 as they are deductions through the business use of the home. When you are filing for a business use of home, there is a space to place your utilities....
The Greeks—delta, gamma, theta, vega and rho—are five variables that help identify the risks of an option position.
Tax rates for filer and non-filer taxpayers are different in Pakistan; non-filers have to have pay more tax. Here's how to become a filer and appear on the active taxpayers list (ATL).
The principles of double entry bookkeeping are not easy. It's simple to say that for every debit there is a credit and but when it comes to actually entering transactions into the accounts, it can become tricky to remember if what you are entering...
Managing a budget is a critical skill for any businesses that involves monitoring, controlling, recording expenses, minimising costs, and identifying situations for corrective actions.
Saving money for a major purchase like a car is perfectly possible. There are many ways in which you can save money on a daily basis to reach your goal.
These are the advantages and disadvantages of getting a car when you turn 16. Talk to almost any 15-year-old kid, and they will tell you that they want a car for their sixteenth birthday.
Sometimes you need a second job. Maybe you don't make enough money at your full-time job or maybe you need some extra cash for the holidays. It is possible to work two jobs at once and not go crazy.
Read this complete review of FreeTaxUSA before you start your taxes. How do they match up against TurboTax, H&R Block, and other providers? Can they handle your complex tax return. Read more...
GCash is one of the country's leading mobile money services and offers a helping hand in many payment and mobile transactions. In this article, I will show you how easy it is to pay your Meralco bill using your GCash App.
A look at what to do if you can't pay your Provident loan back. If you miss your payments, will you incur extra interest charges? What happens if you can't pay your Provident loan back?