Explain Diversification Like I’m Five Years Old

How to strengthen your portfolio through diversification Cliche aside, when it comes to choosing your investments, there really are no wiser words than: “Don’t put all your eggs in...
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How To Beat Inflation: 3 Expert Tips

Left unattended, the average American adult can gain 1-2 pounds per year. Hardly noticeable, right? Except that after just 7 years, that’s a potentially 14 pound weight...
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Why did the Occupy Wall Street Movement Fail?

In the fall of 2011, Lower Manhattan was awash with protesters. Wall Street bankers couldn’t go out for a coffee without being accused of ruining the planet....
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How to Trade in a Bear Market

It's a jungle out there on Wall Street. Or at the very least, a zoo. There are bulls and bears fighting to control the direction of the...
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How and Why Global Trends Will Impact Your Portfolio in 2014

There’s no denying that financial markets are becoming increasingly intertwined. The massive increase in international trade over the past few decades is responsible for this and the...
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10 Value Investing Blogs You’d Be Crazy Not To Follow

So you want to be the next Warren Buffett? The man himself famously started out by reading all the books in the Omaha Public Library with “finance” in...