The Top 5 Reasons Athletes Go Broke

It can be easy to gawk at the inflated salaries of today's sports stars, but those extremely high paycheques are unfortunately accompanied by extremely high rates of...

5 Things You Need To Know About Money Before Age 30

If the blogosphere is correct, 30 is the new 20. Even if that is true, when it comes to finances - it doesn’t mean you should keep making...

Building An Investment Portfolio: Learn The Basics

Taking control of our finances can be really empowering - but it can also be really terrifying.  So many of the choices we are forced to make today only...

U.S. Housing Inventory Has Dried Up, Prices Soar

CoreLogic Inc.'s (CLGX) home price index rose faster than expected in June, reflecting continued strong demand, while supply fell to a 30-year low. On Tuesday, CoreLogic released the...

Making a Ton of Money Won’t Make You Rich

You never think it'll happen to you. If you ever won a million dollars, you’d cherish it and use it as a springboard to a wonderful and fulfilling life....
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What is an IPO?

There are as many glorified tales of triumphant IPOs as there are devastating ones. Many companies' entry into the public markets lead to their ultimate undoing. An initial public offering can be...