I bought shares of Facebook yesterday on its opening day on the market after its initial public offering (IPO). Well...it was actually more like one single share of Facebook. I bought it from OneShare.com where I got one single share framed for my wife. Should you buy shares Facebook IPO? It all started on Thursday when my wife asked me if I was going to purchase any shares of Facebook on Friday when shares began trading on the public market. My wife and I do not really see eye to eye in most cases about finances and investing. She … [Read more...] about Why I Bought Shares Of Facebook On Its IPO Opening Day
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The following is a part of Yakezie’s blog swap from Dannielle. She blogs about personal finance and Barbados at Odd Cents. You can check out my post on her site this morning as well about the best investment advice I ever received - Start Early! For someone that’s now getting acquainted with the investment world, I’ve been trying to get as much advice as I can. In the last six months, I’ve attended seminars, done research online and asked friends for specific investment advice. As a result of my persistence, I’ve received several helpful … [Read more...] about The Best Investing Advice I Ever Received
What is a Roth IRA? A Roth IRA is an individual retirement account (IRA) that allows people to invest after-tax income up to a specified amount each year and then withdraw the earnings tax-free after age 59½ are tax-free. There are a lot of rules and stipulations to Roth IRAs, but they're a great investment! Here is a quick list of my favorite reasons why you should own a Roth IRA. Of course, there are many more, but here are the top 10 reasons to own a Roth IRA. What Is A Roth IRA? Top Ten Reasons To Own A Roth IRA 1. Tax-free … [Read more...] about Top 10 Reasons You Should Own A Roth IRA
Prosper is a Peer to Peer lending website similar to Lending Club that connects individuals who want to lend money to others who are looking to borrow money. It is appealing to both borrowers and lenders because it offers great rates for borrowers and great returns for investors. As an investor, Prosper allows you to skip the bank and deal directly with borrowers putting more money in your pocket. And, as a borrower, you can typically save several percentage points on your loan than what you would have received otherwise from a traditional … [Read more...] about Review Of Peer-To-Peer Lending Site – Prosper
Are you looking for a discount brokerage to help you begin buying, selling, and trading individual stocks and options? TradeKing may be the website that you are looking for. They offer an easy to use website, excellent resources for education, and one of the lowest commissions on the internet for stock and options trades. TradeKing Has Very Low Commissions TradeKing is an online stock and options broker that is known for having very low commissions. It highlights fair and simple pricing: just $4.95 for stock trades, and $4.95 + 65 cents per … [Read more...] about Review Of TradeKing Discount Stock Brokerage