Hidden expenses homeowners often forget

Hidden expenses homeowners often forget about

Have you ever wondered why real estate experts insist you don’t buy more house than you can afford? Could it be because of the hidden expenses homeowners often forget? Buying real estate is great and kind of exciting. Becoming a homeowner comes with a lot of responsibility, but how great is […]

Who needs to buy life insurance?

Who needs buy life insurance

Who needs to buy life insurance? You’d think most young adults don’t think about buying life insurance, but the truth is 60% of the American population already has an insurance policy. Three out of five Americans (60 percent) report owning some sort of life insurance (individual and/or group), and more […]

How to save for a down payment on a house

How to save for a down payment on house

How to save for a down payment on a house is a legit concern for anyone thinking of becoming a home owner. Going into debt, regardless of the reason, is generally a bad idea. Without certain loans though, some goals would be impossible to achieve! One of them is becoming […]

Investing without Any Previous Experience – Here’s How to Get Started with Stocks

investing without previous experience stocks

Today’s article is from Andrew. Andrew Altman is the editor-in- chief of an informational website SlickBucks.com.  SlickBucks aims to help beginner investors and traders by reviewing financial products and brokerages, sharing advice and tips and publishing helpful guides for new investors and help them to get the kind of financial wealth they desire. […]

Investing basics: comparing stocks, bonds and mutual funds

Investing basics comparing stocks, bonds and mutual funds

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think about investing? Is it a mass of people, dressed in designer suits, yelling “BUY!”, “SELL!”, while holding several phones to their ears? Despite the Wall Street image of the stock market, investing as a means to earn and save money is […]

Equity crowdfunding investing risks and opportunities

Equity crowdfunding investing risks and opportunities

Can you make money through crowdfunding? Just like any other types of investments, equity crowdfunding investing comes with both risks and opportunities. Crowdfunding is no longer a mysterious investing tool. On the contrary, this way to invest money has been gaining ground for the past few years. As many of […]

Best home improvements to increase property value

best home improvements that increase property value

Which are the best home improvements to increase a property’s value?  Whether you’re looking for ways to get a better appraisal or increase the value of your home to attract better tenants or buyers, investing in home improvements and small renovations are a must. Unfortunately, not all home improvements offer the best value […]

5 ways to invest in real estate (even with no money)

5 ways to invest in real estate even with no money

Buying real estate usually implies being stuck with a mortgage and living on the cheap to pay it off. But investing has changed over the years and today, there are actually plenty of ways to invest in real estate, even with no money! You might think real estate investing requires much cash and […]

Would you rather rent or buy the house you live in?

Should I rent or buy the house I live in?

Everyone needs a solid roof over their heads and the buy vs. rent debate has been going on for quite a while now. Would you rather rent or buy the house you live in? Some argue buying is always better. Others disagree, because of the flexibility that comes with renting […]

Simple but effective investing tips and strategies

Simple but effective investing tips and strategies

This is a guest post from Troy over at MarketHistory.org. Troy blogs about his thoughts on the stock market and investing. What my first girlfriend taught me about investing I dated my first girlfriend back in highschool where we met through the track and field team. Our team trained 4x a […]