Wednesday, 27 January 2021

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72% of Consumers Don’t Always Factor Savings Into Their Budget
05 Jan
3:59

72% of Consumers Don’t Always Factor Savings Into Their Budget

Updated on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 Spending money is easy and saving money is hard. We get it. That being said, there are concerning savings habits that more than 7 in 10 consumers share. A MagnifyMoney survey of more than 1,000 Americans looked at how consumers prefer to save money, […]

How Often Should You Typically Monitor Your Checking Account?
05 Jan
9:08

How Often Should You Typically Monitor Your Checking Account?

Updated on Monday, January 4, 2021 Experts recommend monitoring your checking account for irregularities and transaction accuracy at least once a month. However, there are benefits that come with monitoring your account on a more frequent basis. Not only is monitoring your checking account activity on a regular cadence a […]

What Is the Wash Sale Rule and How Can You Avoid a Wash Sale?
05 Jan
2:18

What Is the Wash Sale Rule and How Can You Avoid a Wash Sale?

Updated on Monday, January 4, 2021 The wash sale rule is intended to prevent investors from harvesting the tax benefits of an investment loss by buying a nearly identical investment to replace it. If the wash sale rule is triggered, it can result in an unexpected tax bill because you […]

Best Financial Advisors in San Diego 2021: Fees and Services
04 Jan
7:38

Best Financial Advisors in San Diego 2021: Fees and Services

Editorial Note: The content of this article is based on the author’s opinions and recommendations alone and is not intended to be a source of investment advice. It may not have not been reviewed, commissioned or otherwise endorsed by any of our network partners or the Investment company. Updated on […]

7 Popular Options Trading Strategies
31 Dec
7:29

7 Popular Options Trading Strategies

Updated on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Options are one of the most exciting areas of the investing world because of their potential for huge gains. But to get started, you’ll want to know what options strategies are available, when they’re best suited to particular situations and what the risks and […]

What Is a Reverse Stock Split, and What Does It Mean for Your Portfolio?
31 Dec
12:39

What Is a Reverse Stock Split, and What Does It Mean for Your Portfolio?

Updated on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Many are familiar with stock splits, where investors receive new shares of a company’s stock in proportion to their existing holdings, but less well-known are reverse stocks splits. Like a stock split (also called a forward stock split), a reverse stock split distributes new […]

Best Financial Advisors in Missouri 2021: Fees and Services
30 Dec
5:55

Best Financial Advisors in Missouri 2021: Fees and Services

Editorial Note: The content of this article is based on the author’s opinions and recommendations alone and is not intended to be a source of investment advice. It may not have not been reviewed, commissioned or otherwise endorsed by any of our network partners or the Investment company. Updated on […]

Holiday Debt Averaged $1,381 in 2020, Reaching a 6-Year High Amid Pandemic
28 Dec
5:19

Holiday Debt Averaged $1,381 in 2020, Reaching a 6-Year High Amid Pandemic

Updated on Monday, December 28, 2020 The holiday season is a time for celebrating and exchanging gifts with loved ones — which can often mean swiping credit cards or taking on loans in the process. About a third (31%) of all consumers took on debt to pay for holiday expenses […]

Watch Out for These Common Stock Market Scams
18 Dec
10:49

Watch Out for These Common Stock Market Scams

Updated on Thursday, December 17, 2020 Stock scams are a common way to separate stock market investors from their money. They often start simply — maybe offered by a friend of a friend. Many times they include promises of potential profit that are too good to turn down. But if […]

Should You Pay Off Credit Card Debt with a Personal Loan? What to Consider
18 Dec
3:59

Should You Pay Off Credit Card Debt with a Personal Loan? What to Consider

Updated on Thursday, December 17, 2020 Credit card debt can be an expensive burden on your finances. With high interest rates and indeterminate minimum payments, it can seem like you’re just throwing money at your credit cards every month without making a dent in your debt. Make a plan to […]