You’ll handle your investments better when you view your trades objectively and avoid falling victim to being subjective.
This hub gives my thoughts of what steps you need to take to become a successful trader. There are no magic systems, but there are certain rules that will help you to stay in the game
Here are five tips to get you started on saving that pocket change and planning your next great adventure.
Tired of the bank CD’s paying less than one percent? Quality dividend paying stocks can be an alternative to these low yields.
What do you do if you are given too much money? Where would you spend it? As a Christian, what should we do about our wealth? Let's see how!
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.
Following the trend of the Nasdaq, FB recently dipped by 5 percent, and NVDA and TSLA stocks dipped by about 20 percent. FB and NVDA have since bounced hard, while TSLA appears to have stalled. Why?
Each currency pair has its own special unique relationship which means you need to take account of subtle differences when trading the pair. Some factors that make this pair move.
For many years options were like a secret tool used only by those in-the-know, who shortly after it was introduced, discovered the many profitable opportunities offered by this new invention.
Ethereum is a big name right now in the world of cryptocurrencies. The electronic currency has recently overcome potential threats to gain record highs!
I never thought I would ever be thankful that I had student loans. Then I started paying them off and that was a better education that the schooling they had payed for.
This budget process ensures every single dollar you are spending is included, so you can see where money is spent, and where money can be saved. Authored by a Chartered Accountant.
The Greeks—delta, gamma, theta, vega and rho—are five variables that help identify the risks of an option position.
If you have difficulty working to support yourself due to a medical condition and are applying for Social Security Disability benefits, here are a few useful tips.
Investing in shares can make you money either by paying dividends or by the share price going up giving you a capital gain.
How to easily calculate mortgage or loan amortization with online tools. How to get free printable amortization schedule?
Selling stock options has been likened to operating your own home casino. It’s a statistical fact that stock options buyers risk losing their trades 80% of the time. Who wins? You, the option seller!
Social Security is often an overlooked part of retirement planning. Bad publicity have caused people to ignore it. However, it can be a very powerful source of income. Here's what it's worth.
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.
Whether the annual income for an American family is $20,000 or $200,000, they are likely to spend most, all, or more of what they earn.
Debt payments are the number-one expense of most Americans each month. Stop adding more debt to your life and start the journey to financial freedom with this 4 step guide to destroying your debt.
Explains the difference between tax planning (legal), tax evasion (illegal) and tax avoidance (somewhere in between) and the risks involved.
If you have an account with State Bank of India (SBI), here are the rules about daily ATM card use including maximum withdrawal limits.
One of the most deceiving marketing tools is the warranty, especially on major purchases. Contrary to popular belief, the warranty is not written for the buyer, but to limit the seller’s liabilities.
The article considers the emerging virtual money system, and its inevitable impact on the global financial scene. The author analyzes the possible pros and cons of such a innovative system.
With interest rates on savings accounts rarely reaching past 1%, why not open multiple current accounts?
Use online financial software to organize your finances. When your money is in the right place, your life will be a lot less stressful.
Gilts are UK Government bonds. They are very safe investments but have low returns. Some gilts are index-linked to protect investors from inflation risk.
There are many ways to repair your credit score. Fingerhut was our first credit repair attempt and it worked!
Joe Dominguez and Vicki Robin help you change your relationship with money so that you can have financial peace.
Bitcoin has finally reached a new all-time high. Some stated that bitcoin wouldn't make it this far, yet bitcoin continues to soar to greater values. Alex investigates the bitcoin phenomenon.
The cryptocurrency Ripple (XRP) has become the number two digital currency by market capitalization. The price alone increased by 35,000 percent in 2017.
This article explains the life cycle of financial planning and the five life stages, from teenage years to successful retirement.
Find out the pros and cons of debt consolidation, one of the most popular forms of debt reduction. You will also learn which debt consolidation companies are the best for 2016.
Authors Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton review research on spending money and suggest five principles for getting more happiness from spending your money.
Investment advisors say a new Labor Department rule expanding the rights of their customers to sue them could severely hurt their business.
Investing in different asset classes can help you reduce risk without reducing return and gives you tools to help you make your investment portfolio meet your goals.
If you are currently receiving disability benefits, you may be subjected to a review of your disability to see if you are disabled. Here I will write about the review process and give some advice.
Planning your monthly finances is the best way to ensure you'll never miss a bill, and you'll always have money to spend on the things that really matter to you.
Equity Crowdfunding allows people to invest in start-ups and small businesses. Equity Crowdfunding allows people to build wealth and directly invest in their communities.
How to make sure that you know how much money you have and how much it is earning so that you can make better financial decisions.
We often hear legal professionals lecture us on getting our wills organised. This article will address what happens if you fail to get your will in place.
One of the immediate concerns after someone close to you passes away is their funeral. This article discusses the available options for paying for a funeral and what restrictions may exist.
The senior who makes a plan remains in charge. Without planning and preparation, options may be limited, creating frustration for families and service providers.
Learn how how 10 invisible enemies--denial, fear, complaining, not forgiving others, procrastination, pride, blaming, perfectionism, worry, and self-pity--can keep you from financial success.
Finding a place to start improving your finances isn't easy, especially when you know that you aren't in a good place. Here are some ways that you can start improving your finances today.
If you are planning on short selling stocks as a means of gaining profits in a declining market you need to read this article.
Micro investing involves saving very small amounts of money regularly. This article explains the easy way you can invest your loose change.
I have worked as an accountant for over twenty years for non-profits, governmental units, and manufacturing companies. Budgets have been under my management for many years. I’ve even worked on the budget committee at a church.
Alabama residents receiving full Medicaid may qualify for gas reimbursements for non-emergency doctor appointments. This article will inform you of the steps.
Mastering Bitcoin may have a steep learning curve but if you're looking to trade this popular cryptocurrency, there are easy ways to get involved.
NVDA stock has returned over 600 percent in the past two years, but is now down 17 percent from its June 9 high.
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.
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a refundable federal tax credit. It is designed to help low and moderate-income individuals and families keep more of what they earn. Claiming a qualifying child can increase your EITC. The 4 criteria that must be passed for a qualifying child include relationship, age, residence, and joint return.
Inflation means that even if you get your money back as expected it may not buy as much as you thought. This issue is worse for some investments than for others.
If getting a financial advisor feels a bit too serious for you, start small with these unconventional methods of investing.
Elon Musk, a modern entrepreneur, has created several companies and products that are technological cutting-edge and ambitious to say the least. But does that mean Tesla has a solid future?
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.
Demand for Bitcoin and its scarcity will continue to drive the cryptocurrency higher. Best to buy and hold, even when the inevitable bubble pops. It'll soar even higher afterwards.
The coupon is the regular payment of interest as a percentage of the face value. The yield is the effective return for a given bond price.
NADEX is the best choice for U.S. binary options traders. The system is easy to use and has better returns than European style binaries.
The differences between buying bonds or shares:what risks you are taking, what return you can expect, and how you will get paid.
It feels like I'm constantly struggling to make ends meet!!! Of course, I work full time but it never seems to be enough. The struggle is real for me and my family.
Investment is a commitment and you should weigh all options before starting a savings plan or buying your first shares. So which is better for you? Unit trust or shares? Let's find out.
As a mortgage broker, people often ask me "should I refinance my mortgage?" Mortgage refinance rates are only part of the story. You need to know your plans, the cost of the loan, and the new rate.
Option roll-outs give the options trader the opportunity to add profits to his options trades or create defensive positions to threatened trades.
Looking for a smarter way to do things around the house? Tackle one small project a day and in a year you’'ll add 122 hours of productivity to your life. That’s three weeks worth of full-time work!
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.
Do you know the pros and cons of a car donation? When you donate your car, how much of the car's value goes to charitable causes? Find out the good, bad and ugly side of car donations. Read more...
Learn how to realistically find the amount of money it costs you to live so that you can take better control of your finances
Here is an outline of the peer to peer lending system in Britain/UK and the reward one can expect. I detail my experience of three companies; Funding Circle, LandBay, Wellesley & Co..
Foreign Exchange is a necessary tool for trading between countries, but rates of exchange are unfair to less powerful countries. It contributes directly to poverty and enriches banks and traders.
Bitcoin is not only the first cryptocurrency, it is also the leading cryptocurrency by any current measure, but will Bitcoin be the leading digital currency in the long run?
Remarks and a critique of the technology, philosophy, and overall societal value of Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies.
The concept of retirement has evolved in our lifetime. Retirement used to involve three steps: work and save (most of your life), then quit working (at the magic age of 65), and then enjoy your golden years (in the few you have left). Longer lifespans and a radically different social and personal economic environment have shifted us away from retirement. A defined period of retirement is being replaced by a more indefinite period of active adult living.
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.
For those who are not familiar with stock and option pickers, also called advisory services, these are online services that offer to pick stocks or options for clients.
On 23rd June 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union. Whilst many predict Brexit to be a disaster for the economy and personal finance, here are some ways you can benefit.
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.
Frequently, cash flow problems occur because you have wittingly or unwittingly mismanaged your financial portfolio.
The one thing that everyone always wants to make sure to think about first is tax write-offs. This list will ensure you don't miss anything if you're a freelancer or work-from-home employee.
This article shows how to calculate the net present value and net future value of an investment that pays uneven annual payments. An example is provided with a detailed explanation.
With all the talk in the media about Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, many people are wondering just what these new computer traded currencies are. Develop an understanding of cryptocurrencies.
IRS Form 1099 is used to report income or earnings paid to you. Self-employed receive a 1099-MISC and must report it on a Schedule C. Other common Form 1099s that can be received include 1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-R, 1099-B, and SSA-1099. Form 1099-C is used to report cancellation of debt. Form 1099-K is used to report third party or credit card transactions paid to you.
A review of the basics regarding emergency savings such as the purpose, use and where to keep this resource.
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....