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Money Advice From Rappers

I get bored when looking for financial advice and seeing the same things. Target date funds, time horizons, budgets, 401(k)s, financial advisors, etc. So I decided to try a different approach and look for money advice in an unlikely but surprisingly intuitive source: rappers.… Keep reading.

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5 of the Best Financial TED Talks

You’ve graduated from college, you’re achieving in your career, and thinking about buying your first stock. The only problem is, you were never precisely taught what the best stocks to invest in or where to start the research. Many successful Stockpile customers have found financial TED Talks to be a high starting point.… Keep reading.

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Bull vs. Bear Markets: What’s the Difference?

The terms “bull” and “bear” describe how stock markets perform generally, but also indicates how investors feel about the market and the trends that emerge as a result. Bull and bear markets are common stock market terms.

Bull and Bear Markets

A bull market refers to a market that is on the rise, which is typified by a sustained increase in market share prices.… Keep reading.

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What is an ETF?

An ETF:

  • Tracks an index
  • Lower costs than traditional mutual funds
  • Powerful diversification tool

So you think you have a good grasp of the stock market. You know what a stock is, how a trade is made, and even what IPO stands for… Let’s increase your financial swagger and explore ETFs.… Keep reading.

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What Is A Dividend?

Cheat Sheet for Dividend:

  • A dividend is cold, hard cash some companies pay out to their shareholders.
  • Mature companies that make steady profits are more likely to pay dividends.

The way most people think of making money in the stock market is by buying low and selling high.… Keep reading.