Why You Shouldn’t Try to Control Your Spending

Ever wake up in cold a sweat, next to piles of shopping bags piled on other piles of shopping bags and a mountain of credit cards strewn across the...
what is short selling?

What is Short Selling?

Have you ever heard someone use the term Short Selling, or simply Shorting and wondered what they were talking about? Look no further, shorting is actually quite basic and...

6 Apps That Can Earn You Money

You can actually earn a ton of money online. No joke. The number of Americans who no longer hold a regular job is going up. To be clear,...

3 Bizarre Things the Market is Doing Right Now

We’re about to explore the Bermuda triangles of the market. So hang on tight. There are....curious things happening in global markets – things that seem to fly in...
Commodities

What are Commodities and How Are They Traded?

Let’s say you’re at a cocktail party and a friend says that you should diversify your common stock portfolio by investing in commodities. You consider yourself a...

Why ETFs are Kind of Better than Mutual Funds

People often think that mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are pretty much the same thing. You know, since they both have the word “fund” in them...