Posts filed under: Personal Finance

Land is one of the oldest investments available. The proponents of investing in farmland think that it is an excellent long-term investment while providing a safe haven for your money during economic downturns. With a growing global population and shrinking...
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Most of our planet’s surface is covered in water, but the vast majority of it is not drinkable (97% of it is seawater). If we take a close look at how much water is readily available for human use, only...
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Do you want to retire in your 30’s or 40’s? If so, then you might be the perfect candidate for the FIRE movement. FIRE is an acronym for “Financial Independence, Retire Early.” The main attribute of this movement is hyper-aggressive...
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Retail investors have jumped into funds that are actively trading carbon credits/allowances, and have been handsomely rewarded. The carbon credit market has also been attracting investor cash from environmentally conscious funds that are looking to invest in the transition away...
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The automotive industry is beginning to embrace a future where electric cars dominate. Don’t believe us? All you need to do is be on the lookout for electric cars when you’re out driving. It seems that every month you see...
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If your small business is looking for a simple accounting software, then Xero could be the perfect match. First, we want to fully disclose that we are not affiliated with Xero, and we are not getting paid for this review....
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Is inflation coming? This is a question that is on a lot of people’s minds these days, and can be difficult to answer.  In general, inflation happens where there’s too much money chasing too few goods and services. When central...
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Certificates of Deposit (CD’s) and bonds are two of the safest investments that you can make with your money in the United States. People sometimes get the two confused, and ask “Is a CD a bond?”. CD’s and bonds are...
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Have your money problems become so dire that you find yourself searching “I need financial help immediately?” We get it. You’re in a tight spot, and you’re panicking. Hearing that you’re not alone doesn’t really help, and you aren’t sure...
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The 4% rule is a common financial rule of thumb to help you with retirement planning.  In short, the 4% percent rule states that you should be able to withdraw 4% of your total savings in year one of retirement....
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