Jan 27
What are Bitcoins, and should you be buying them?
27 Jan, 2015. 0 Comments. Finance. Posted By: admin
What is all the fuss about? Bitcoins, have you heard of them? And more importantly, if you have heard of them, do you know what they are? This is a term that has been bandied around for the last few years, and whilst people nod their heads knowingly, pretending to be all up on the latest innovations, few truly understand exactly what they are, and what they can be used for. Well, put simply, Bitcoins are a form of payment, just like money, but with a few subtle but notable differences, and can be exchanged and invested, just like regular…
Jan 26
How Did Mark Cuban Make His Money?  
26 Jan, 2015. 0 Comments. Finance. Posted By: admin
For money-making inspiration, you need look no further than Mark Cuban. Famous the world over, this American businessman and shrewd investor has grown from the roots to the very top of the tree, using sharp decision-making skills and investments to earn his bucks, finding it all in the tech start-up field. But, just how did he do it? Relatively young for such a successful entrepreneur, Cuban was hard-working and tenacious even as a child, trying out money making schemes as early as high school, to earn some extra dollars. Cuban has a keen eye for buying and selling, as well…
Oct 10
How to Invest in Commodities  
10 Oct, 2014. 0 Comments. Finance. Posted By: admin
What are Commodities? According to wikiHow, the term “commodities” refers to “raw materials and produce; metals like silver, gold and copper, and crops like corn, soy beans and grains are all commodities. Rather than buy up the materials themselves, investors participate in the commodities market by purchasing futures or stock, or by investing in exchange-traded funds (ETFs), index funds or mutual funds. It takes the right kind of individual to invest in commodities, as they are extremely risky. On the upside, buying commodities futures may be a smart way to hedge against inflation.” Investopedia explains that commodities are “an important…
Oct 7
How to Prepare For the Next Stock Market Crash
7 Oct, 2014. 0 Comments. Finance. Posted By: admin
According to a September 10th report from ETF Daily News, professional investors are preparing for a stock market crash. David Zeiler states, “It looks like a growing number of professional investors are preparing for a stock market crash, as hedge fund filings for the second quarter show a spike in defensive positions. n particular, legendary billionaire George Soros made a huge bet against the market. He increased his short position on the Standard & Poor’s 500 by a startling 605%. The 9.69 million new shares of SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE Arca: SPY) put options gave Soros a total…