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Investing 101

August 12, 2020

Which is your best bet—401(k) or Roth IRA?

The confusion between 401(k)’s and Roth IRAs stems from the fact that they’re both tax-advantaged retirement plans. They differ in secondary factors like tax treatment, investment option, and employer contributions….

August 7, 2020

Are 401(k)s still a good idea?

During periods of market volatility or decline, it is logical to question if taking a chunk of your paycheck for 401(k) contributions is worth it. If your retirement account balance…

August 4, 2020

Understanding different types of REITs

REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) are companies that invest in real estate. They pool together investors to purchase, develop, and possibly maintain real estate, and pay those investors in the…

July 21, 2020

A Quick Guide to Fractional Investing and Crowdfunding

Only a few years ago, it used to be the case that reaping any sort of benefit from investing in the stock market required an initial outflow of a few…

July 17, 2020

6 Investing Strategies for Women

The female population of the US is around 157 million, but only about half of this number invests in equities, compared to 56% of the male population. Investing was purposefully…

July 16, 2020

Should I Pay Off Credit Card Debt Before Investing?

For many people, credit card debt is just a fact of life. Our lifestyles are subsidized by a credit card, simply because an average American’s expenses are as much as,…

July 14, 2020

ETFs vs Mutual Funds — what’s the difference?

When it comes to popular diversified investment options, most investors would do well to invest in exchange traded funds (ETFs) or mutual funds. ETFs and mutual funds are essentially two…

July 7, 2020

The Comprehensive Guide to Target Date Funds in 2020

Does investing seem overwhelming at times? After all, this process involves researching, selecting, selling, and even rebalancing various options. Luckily, there are investments that could make saving for long-term goals…

June 25, 2020

Active Versus Passive Investing

An active vs. passive approach is one of the most contentious topics in long-term investing today. When it comes to investing, it is never a one size fits all scenario,…

June 23, 2020

Step by Step Retirement Investing Guide

Do you feel confused when strategizing how to invest for retirement? It’s common to feel this way, especially since the average American spends more time planning a vacation than selecting…