Category Archives: Investing

Reader Question: What are You Doing About the #Brexit?

Reader Question: What are You Doing About the #Brexit?

I love receiving reader questions. In the last couple of days, I’ve received several questions addressing the general instability happening right now, including the recent #Brexit vote. We are going through a time of turmoil and uncertainty. Here in the United States, a contentious presidential election has many wondering what’s next. We can make predictions… Continue Reading

How to Achieve Your Investment Goals

How to Achieve Your Investment Goals

Thanks to my good friend TK from Blonde & Balanced for this guest post. I’m heading out on vacation with my son, and I’m grateful for the help with posts on my site. Investing isn’t easy.  If putting your money into the stock market equaled making a quick buck then everyone would be doing it… Continue Reading

Planting Money Seeds | 2016 Stock Market Challenge

Planting Money Seeds | 2016 Stock Market Challenge

Hey friends! I thought it might be fun to run a stock market challenge this summer. It’s already underway, but you can sign up to participate this whole month. The challenge consists of a virtual investing competition in which the top 3 performers will be awarded free subscriptions to Wall Street Survivor’s personal finance and… Continue Reading

The Rewards and Risks of Investing in Rental Real Estate

The Rewards and Risks of Investing in Rental Real Estate

Editor’s note: If you’re interested in investing in rental real estate, this article offers some insights. I’m not a rental real estate investor, so it’s nice to have some input from someone else on this subject. Let me know what you think in the comments, and whether you invest this way. With rental prices skyrocketing… Continue Reading

Financial Gender Gap? How to Catch Up – And Get Ahead

Financial Gender Gap? How to Catch Up – And Get Ahead

Numerous studies indicate that many women face a financial gender gap. The good news is that it’s possible for them to catch up, and even get ahead. This blog post was written as part of a sponsored program for State Farm®. All views expressed are entirely my own, and were not influenced or directed by… Continue Reading

Tips for Investing in Foreign Currency

Tips for Investing in Foreign Currency

Looking for an alternative investment? Here’s what you need to know about investing in foreign currency. Even though I’m a confirmed indexer, I get a lot of questions from readers about investing in foreign currency. Part of this has to do with the fact that I actually cover the Forex market for one of my… Continue Reading

How to Find the Money to Start Investing

How to Find the Money to Start Investing

You might be surprised at how little it takes to invest. Here’s how to find the money to start investing. Every day I receive email questions from readers. Usually, I fire off a quick response and move on. Sometimes, though, I get a number of questions that are very similar. Recently, the subject of investing… Continue Reading

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