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How To Invest In Bitcoin


Friday, October 2, 2015

It has been just six years since Bitcoin appeared, bringing a digital disruption to the concept of currency as we know it. Bitcoin's disruptive powers have extended far beyond the currency markets, reaching deep into the financial industries, due to the technologies utilized by Satoshi Nakamoto in the creation of what is generally recognized as ...

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How To Invest $500


Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Investing is an important part of long-term financial planning, helping you to achieve such goals as sending your children to college and having enough money for a comfortable retirement. Many people don't begin investing as soon as they should, mistakenly thinking that they need at least a few thousand dollars to get started. This is ...

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How To Invest In Agriculture


Friday, September 18, 2015

Wall Street is making serious investment moves in the agricultural sector. The Des Moines Register recently reported that Wall Street investors are putting money into farmland, buying up productive acres with an eye on future profit potential. Institutional investors, including hedge funds and pension funds, wielding $10 billion in capital, are among those that have ...

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How to Borrow From Your 401K


Thursday, September 17, 2015

Infographic courtesy of the team at Smart401k. Since 1979, private sector work-related retirement plans have been gradually shifting from defined benefit pension plans to defined contribution plans. The 401(k) plan is among the most common and best known of this type of retirement plan. Defined contribution plans shift important retirement planning responsibilities from the employer ...

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