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Stocks – Understanding order types
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Stocks – Understanding order types

Stocks – When trading stocks, when you are about to enter a trade rather buy, sell, or short stocks, a list of different types of orders comes up. Before we go on you have to understand what a Bid and Ask (offer) price is. The bid price is the price the buyer is willing to...

stocks 101
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Stocks 101? Starting from the basics

Stocks 101 – What are stocks? Stocks 101: Stocks also referred to as shares or equities, are part or partial ownership of a particular company or corporation. It is bought and sold through a broker (TD Ameritrade, Schwab, Robinhood, etc). You can also buy stocks directly from the company called “Direct Investment Plans” which is...

Investing for Beginners
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Investing for Beginners: The various ways to make your money grow

Investing for beginners: Making your money work the safe way Savings account = collecting between 0.01%-0.06%APY Some high yield savings accounts go up to 2%APY Money Market account = collecting between 0.5%-2%APY CD = collecting between 0.5%-2.5% T-bills = short term, collecting between 0.1%-2.6%APY Bonds = fixed income security. Loan to the borrower. * Understanding...

Should I invest in 401k
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Should I invest in 401k? What is a 401K?

Should I invest in 401k? What is a 401K 401K is a retirement account that your company sponsors and as an employee, you can contribute. Some companies match up to a certain dollar amount. First off if the company matches, make sure you are maximizing their contributions, after all, it’s free money. So now the...

Debt Free Living
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Debt Free Living

The road to Debt Free Living Debt free living and how I got myself out of debt. Like most young adults I too was drowning in the credit card debt of America. Not knowing how the credit system works and desperately needing to establish credit I went on a journey of applying for credit cards...