The power of dividend reinvestment

The Power Of Dividend Reinvestment

If you’re like me, the thought of dividend investing and dividend reinvestment seems dull and boring. I wanted the fast-paced trading, in and out trading, six monitor kinda of thing. Well, I’m starting to realize that unless I quit my job and have about 50k in the account, I’m never going to be able to do that. So I looked …

What is an ETF

What Is An ETF

I get a lot of questions asking what is an ETF. Well, an ETF is an Exchange Traded Fund. It’s pretty much a good mix between a mutual fund and a stock. A mutual fund is a fund which holds multiple stocks bonds and other financial instruments to invest in. They are for long-term holders so they are great for …

What I Realized About Trading Playing a game

What I Realized About Trading Playing A Game

There’s lot I’ve learned and realized about trading from playing a game. Most people think that this is not really possible, I mean it’s a game, what type of valuable knowledge could you get from a game? And a game from my smartphone at that. It’s a game called Adventure Capitalist. (iOS, Android) In this game you start with a …

Pennys being poured out

Why Penny Stocks Should Be Avoided

Penny Stocks. The great sought after imaginative 1000% gains overnight. Right? While it is possible to make a lot of money with penny stocks, well there are a lot of people who at least claim to have made crazy money. However, think about how many people talk about gambling and making a ton of money…yeah. Penny stocks are more like …

Top Trading Podcasts for 2017

Top Trading Podcasts For 2017

Full disclosure: I’m a bit of a podcast junkie. Here’s a curated list of the top trading podcasts of 2017 (at least for me). I listen to a lot of different podcasts whether they are related to investing or not. I’ve learned so much and been inspired by them over the past few years and I highly recommend listening to …

Paper Trading

Benefits of Paper Trading

Have you heard of paper trading? No? Well, you’re not alone. It’s concept many people have never heard of or ever thought about. However, it is one of the best educators out there. It can give you the ability to “get into the game” without exposing yourself to risk. You need no money for to do it, and no brokerage …