Archive for 'Investing'
Jun 14, 2012 - For all you yield-hungry but cautious investors, MLPs could be just what you need to add a little pep to your sagging portfolio.
Jun 07, 2012 - Just a few years ago, it would take $1,000 to really start investing. These days? Even $100 can get you diversified in the stock market.
Jun 04, 2012 - A former financial planner explains how the sexes differ when it comes to finances – and offers advice for women seeking financial security.
Jun 01, 2012 - So you don't have thousands to invest? You still can. In fact, there are at least four ways you can invest with as little as $200.
May 23, 2012 - Warren Buffett is a rock star of investing, but the billionaire lives a frugal lifestyle. Here's some solid words of wisdom from the “Sage of Omaha."
May 16, 2012 - Can you save for retirement – and save on your taxes – without any help from your boss? Yes, but you'll need to do the following.
May 15, 2012 - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is about to become the richest 27-year-old on the planet. Can owning a piece of his burgeoning business make you richer too?
Apr 30, 2012 - Boomers have lived through very high and very low interest rates. We've seen enough to know that current rates won't last forever. But which way will they go next?
Apr 10, 2012 - To those on the outside, the stock market can resemble a roller coaster combined with a casino. Is it worth taking a ride?
Apr 10, 2012 - If I were buying stacks of tickets every day, I’d have a problem. But I’m not. This is an indulgence, a harmless pleasure. So get over it.
Apr 04, 2012 - If you're trusting a professional with your financial future, don't pick that person the way I did. It cost me almost $12,000.
Mar 30, 2012 - 40 percent of Americans with incomes between $25,000 and $35,000 think their best shot at paying for their retirement is winning the lottery. Their odds of winning an academy award are much greater.
Mar 27, 2012 - There are very few things you can do now to reduce your 2011 tax bill. One is to put money aside in an Individual Retirement Account, or IRA. But to decide that's a smart move, you've still got to decide whether to go with a Roth or regular. Do you know the difference?
Mar 21, 2012 - What's better than earning a higher interest rate on your savings? Helping a worthy entrepreneur while you do it. Microloans offer the opportunity to beat the banks while you save the world.
Mar 19, 2012 - Stocks do more than go up and down: Some pay dividends that beat the pants off bank savings accounts. Did you know AT&T pays nearly 6 percent?