Are you getting the best rate of return on investment? Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine annually discusses ways to boost your investment yield in its latest issue. I have to say that I am always pretty disappointed with their recommendations. I love the magazine, but I didn't really care for a list of mutual funds and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). But, I wanted concrete ideas on how to earn a 10% annual rate of return on my investments. US Treasuries are earning less than 1% and money market funds are not fairing much better. Certificates … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide to Earning a 10% Rate of Return on Your Investments
The following is a guest post by Howard Scott, author of Rascal on the Run, who left courtrooms and law offices behind for good. Today he spends about half his time in the Caribbean. Despite the financial and social perks of law, he’s never looked back. If you'd like to write a guest post for Money Q&A, be sure to check out our Guest Posting Guidelines. Want To Leave The Rat Race? Start With An Exit Plan. Here's a Lawyer's Guide to Leaving The Courtroom Behind In Search Of Happiness... Twelve years ago I walked out of a courtroom for … [Read more...] about How to Leave the Corporate Ladder and Find Your Passion
Innovation online continues to expand at a faster rate than many of us are able to keep up with. If you're still struggling to figure out what TikTok is, then you'll definitely feel lost at the latest online buzzword: NFT. What exactly is an NFT, also known as a non-fungible token? There is a lot of controversy surrounding these digital assets, with some being valued at over one million dollars. There's a lot to understand, so read on and we'll walk you through the basics. What Are NFTs? As we mentioned, NFT stands for non-fungible … [Read more...] about What Are NFTs?
College can be an expensive experience to say the least. Even with all of the grants, loans and scholarships out there, you may find that you need money for other expenses too. There are many opportunities out there for you to choose from though, and if you are able to seize the moment, then you’ll soon find that you can come out on top. Tutor Other Students Do you excel at a certain subject? If so, then why not think about tutoring someone else or even one of your peers. If you want, you can check at the employment office for your … [Read more...] about How to Make Money on the Side at College
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Buying a home is so much more than buying a place to live. When you purchase a home, you have the opportunity to not only get your money back if and when you choose to resell, but you also stand to make a sizable profit. This is why real estate is such a popular investment. The value of your home will (more than likely) go up over time, especially if you’re willing to make improvements. However, not every home is a good investment. It takes a lot of research and hard work to ensure that you get the best ROI from your home. So, let’s look at … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Home a Strong Investment
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