Wait, Bonds Are Risky? Since When?

Gun to your head, what kind of bond would you buy? If nothing came to mind, that’s ok. Bonds are tricky, but they are a topic that comes...
mutual fund

What is a Mutual Fund?

A Mutual Fund is basically a pool of funds collected from many investors that is used to invest in securities like stocks and bonds. A Money Manager actively...
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...

3 Unusual (but Effective) Ways to Make More Money

Forget about scrimping and saving. Blasphemous, right? There are plenty of personal finance gurus out there who will tell you that the way to get rich is to...

What Are Municipal Bonds?

If you aren’t already invested in municipal bonds, you should probably be making space in your portfolio for them. Like right away. Because they are awesome. Not only are...
inflation

What Is Inflation?

Simply put, inflation is an increase in prices of goods/services and the subsequent fall in the purchasing power of money. So, if inflation is 1%, this means that we would...