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3 Pieces Of Invaluable Advice From The Best Investing Speech You’ve Never Heard Of

A few years ago, thanks to my colleague Morgan Housel, I came across an old 1981 speech titled <i>“Trying Too Hard”</i> by investor Dean Williams from …

10 books about markets and finance you should read right now

But when you're hunting for the best resources on the topic, it's difficult to know where to start. Indeed, if you type "investing" into Google, you get about 293,000,000 results. The query, "investing resources for beginners" yields 187,000,000 results.<p>So, to help guide you in the right direction …

Investing

3 Big Life Changes That Will Have a Huge Impact on Your Finances

When a guy says “I'm broke”, that can mean any number of things. It could mean he should really sell that Audi he just bought, stop buying Chanel …

3 Things Dissatisfied Singaporeans With Above-Average Salaries Should Do

Ace the PSLE/O levels/A levels/IB and the world will be your oyster, they said. Study hard and you'll secure yourself a bright future, they said.<p>So …

ASK A FINANCIAL PLANNER: 'How do I decide between paying debt and saving for the future?'

<i>I have $2,500 in credit card debt and about $35,000 in student loan debt. How should I prioritize paying these off while also saving for the future?</i><p>Great question! It's hard when you're juggling multiple financial priorities but the truth is that we are often focused on multiple goals throughout …

Personal Finance

31 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Save Money

Just do it.<p>You’re probably tired of hearing people — whether it be your parents, friends or personal finance experts — tell you that you need to …

Personal Finance

Top 10 Must-Read Books For Finance Professionals

<b>Top 10 Must-Read Books For Finance Professionals by Poonkulali Thangavelu, Investopedia</b><p>The world of finance has provided the backdrop for many …

This Chart Explains Why You Shouldn't Try to Time the Market

Investor sentiment lags reality.<p>In 2007, just before the financial crisis, more than 90% of individual investors thought stocks were the best …

Stock Markets

4 Ways Singaporeans Can Save Money With the Help of Their Smartphone

You've spend hundreds, perhaps even over a thousand dollars on your smartphone. Now it's time to claw back all that money you've wasted. If you let …

Trim The Fat From Your Budget! 4 Ways to Painlessly Reduce Expenses

In order to kick start your finances for the new year, you should start with one small, easy financial goal. Just to get you on track and gain momentum and motivation. Whether your goal is to pay off debt, your mortgage, or saving for a big item like a trip or a replacement car, you need more money …

Personal Finance

12 things successful people do right before bed

Successful people understand that their success starts and ends with their mental and physical health, which is almost entirely dependent upon their getting enough sleep.<p>That is why good bedtime routines are a key ritual for so many of them.<p>Here's what many successful people do right before bed:

Sleep

17 things you can stop wasting your money on

We've all regretted a purchase at some point. Not only are we surrounded by enticing <i>things</i> to buy, but everything is remarkably easy to purchase with the swipe of a plastic card or the click of a button. To help you make smart spending decisions, here are 17 things you can stop wasting your money …

Personal Finance

The 7 Deadly Sins of Investing That You Must Avoid at All Costs

If you're an investor and want to build -- not destroy -- your nest egg, then you should avoid doing the following things with your portfolio. In …

Las Vegas

4 ways to lose all your money in the stock market

Stocks are by far the best class of assets to own if you hope to build wealth over a long period of time. And, there is no magic formula to success — simply buy a diverse mix of high-quality companies and leave them alone. However, there are several mistakes new investors (as well as some with …

Investing

20 Tricks for Getting Rich

It's okay to take strategic risks, but try to eliminate unnecessary spending.<p>When you envision your retirement, what do you see yourself doing: …

Retirement

8 Things I Wish I'd Known About Money In My Twenties

Everything will be OK.

6 Insanely Easy Ways To Amp Up Your Savings Account

Just uttering the word "savings" can sometimes prompt a twinge of guilt, because even if you live frugally, no amount of saving ever seems like …

Personal Finance

Financial Independence on a Smaller Income

Anyone who has read my articles on The Simple Dollar in the past few years knows that Sarah and I have set a personal goal for financial independence …

Personal Finance

A Bank Just Warned Investors 2016 Will Be A “Cataclysmic Year” – What Should You Do?

The titular bank is the <b>Royal Bank of Scotland</b> and earlier in the month, one of its analysts, Andrew Roberts, had put out a note warning investors …

Business News, Personal Finance and Money News

Facebook stock drops amid data fallout<p>Facebook stock plunges after data fallout<p>New details emerge after Facebook suspends Cambridge Analytica<p>Founder …

Warren Buffett says these are the 6 most important things you should do with your money

Do you want to be smarter with your money and better at building wealth next year than you were this year? There's no one better to turn to for advice than Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha has built his own personal fortune to more than $72 billion, making him the third richest person in the …

Investing

8 Financial Decisions You'll Never Regret

A new year is here. And even if you've already broken the resolutions you made at the end of the holiday season, it's never too late to make new …

Find the Investing Style That's Right for You

No matter how carefully you invest, there will always be some level of risk involved. But by choosing an investing style that works for your …

Investing

4 Signs Your Value Stock May Be Overvalued | Investopedia

Value investors are on the hunt for beaten down stocks, but knowing when to unload their diamonds in the rough isn’t so easy to do. After all, they …

Investing

10 Reasons Why You’re Still Not Rich

The Beatles famously sang, "Money can't buy me love," and we're certainly not arguing with that realization. Still, it's hard to deny the enviable …

Personal Finance

China's stock market crash matters to all of us

We're only a week into 2016 and China is already producing some serious "sky is falling" headlines.<p>And, yeah, you should care.<p>Sure, you probably …

Stock Markets

Exciting Sectors To Watch In 2016

We all know that something will happen in 2016. Some things already have, which could set the scene for the next 12 months and beyond. These include …

Here's how much you should have saved up for retirement by now

You probably want to retire at some point. But before you can get there, you have to be able to answer a few questions.<p>For example, how much money should you have already saved up if you want to retire by age 65?<p>JPMorgan Asset Management's 2015 "Guide to Retirement" has a handy retirement savings …

Retirement

The 3 Biggest Lifestyle Changes Singaporeans Need to Make If They Want to Save More Money

The most common money-saving measure Singaporeans take is to declare a shopping ban. But two seconds after posting that they're going cold turkey on …

How to Save Up Enough Money for Emergencies

You need at least 3 to 6 months' of income saved.<p><b>Q: How can I put aside more money for emergencies?</b><p><b>A:</b> To make building a rainy-day fund easier, …

Personal Finance