How to Trade Stocks Online

Many people watch stock market reports and wonder what trading is all about. Modern technology has made it possible for anyone with a computer, sufficient funds, and positive financial history to invest in the stock market.


Money Market Accounts and You

Money market accounts can be an appealing way to do your banking, especially if you want to earn more interest on more than just your savings account. However, there are both pros and cons to putting your money into a money market deposit account (MMDA).


401K Plans

When you are searching for a new job, one of the things you should be looking for in a company is whether or not they offer a 401K plan. Why? Because a 401K is one of the best ways to save for retirement, guaranteed.


Index Funds and Bonds

Investing in bonds means that you are buying the debt of the issuer. It could be the debt of the U.S. government, or an affiliated body like a state or city government or borrowing authority. You can even purchase the debt of a corporation when you invest in bonds.


Tips to Maintain Your Savings During Hard Times

Though experts say the economic crisis is over, there are many still struggling to stay afloat. Job security is still shaky, and for those of us with savings still sitting in the bank, dipping into those savings is often the only way to keep from going under.


How Much is a Bachelor’s Degree Worth?

An oft-quoted statistic is that a bachelor's degree will earn you a million dollars more over your lifetime. But is that true?


4 Common Investing Mistakes for Beginners

So you finally have money to invest, and you don't want to screw it up. Here are some surefire ways to make your money disappear that you should avoid at all costs.


A-Z of the Stock Market

Whether you are new to the world of stocks, or are considering investing in stocks, this a alphabetical A to…

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