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How To Prepare For A Market Crash

The prospect of a market crash gets more attention than it should. Nonetheless, it’s a constant possibility. Here are some steps you can take to protect yourself.<p>Market crashes are far more common in our imagination than in reality. This is because they are vivid and scary events. Given our …

Stock Markets

How to Know When to Sell a Stock

These are the only six reasons to make such a decision.<p>I'd like to think of myself as a pretty well-educated investor. My family's finances are in …

Investing

Buy these six investments for alternative sources of income

Investors hunting for income have had an increasingly tough time in recent years. Rock-bottom interest rates mean the coupon you earn from corporate bonds is relatively low, while some Government bonds pay negative rates.<p>Meanwhile, on the FTSE 100 index of leading UK companies, just five stocks …

One Wall Street firm says a bear market will rock stocks in the next year — but it knows how you can survive the turmoil

Thursday's bloodbath in US stocks may just be the beginning of troubling times ahead, at least according to one Wall Street firm.<p>Barry Bannister, an equity strategist at Stifel, has seen enough and is calling for a bear market in US equities sometime in the next year. (Note that a bear market is …

Stock Markets

Holding Cash Instead of Chasing Investment Returns | Investopedia

Investing when the market seems to be heading in only one direction (up) is an exciting time for many, but how fast that feeling can change. Bull …

Buffett explains how to invest in stocks when inflation spikes

Warren Buffett has always been a firm believer that staying invested in stocks is the only course.<p>Load Error<p>If anything, Buffett, the chairman and …

Try this 2-income strategy and you could retire with millions

<b>There’s no doubt that having multiple income streams can go a long way toward helping you achieve your financial goals. And while there’s really no</b> …

Wall Street can't stop sounding the alarm on a 'double bubble' in both stocks and bonds

As Wall Street grows increasingly concerned about overheated conditions in multiple asset classes, one troubling word keeps popping up: "bubble."<p>The Societe Generale strategist and outspoken market bear Albert Edwards titled his most recent research note "Double Bubble Trouble," in which he …

Stock Markets

3 easy ways to build a killer investment portfolio

<b>Video by GoBankingRates</b><p>MONEY has just released its expanded 2018 list of the 50 best mutual funds and 50 best ETFs to own.<p>What makes these funds …

A neuroscientist explains how to fix your bad habits and save more money

Consider a typical American consumer. She gets paid twice a month, pays her bills once a month, goes grocery shopping maybe four times a month, eats three meals a day, and pays off her college loans over 20 years.<p>"All those metrics confuse our brain," Cerf, an assistant professor of marketing at …

Personal Finance

Retirement Strategy: Realty Income Is In My Personal 'Buy Zone'

It is remarkable for me to watch the knee jerk reactions from basically anyone who has a position in a REIT of any kind. Not all REITs are created …

Dividends Are No Longer Sexy...Which Is Why You Should Be Interested In Them

<b>The forgotten art of being paid to own stocks</b><p>When I tell people of retirement age that I am an investment manager, their eyes often glaze over. I don’t blame them. Given the inconsistent reputation of the investment profession from both a financial and compliance standpoint, that is understandable. …

Exploring the "anything goes" world of the dark web

The offer is blunt and chilling.<p>Someone by the name of Rent-A-Hacker claims in an online ad that you can hire him to destroy the reputation of any …

Hedge funds are crushing it with a trade that anyone can replicate (EEM, VWO)

Hedge funds are using exchange-traded funds to make a killer bet.<p>Markets Insider recently wrote about the most popular ETFs among hedge funds, and it turns out the two most popular funds have something in common.<p>Vanguard and iShares both offer an emerging markets ETF, and hedge funds love the two …

Investing

Opinion: Market-beating money managers offer tips on where to put your money now

Eight years into a bull market with U.S. stocks fully valued, an untested president in office, and potential hot spots dotting the globe, these are …

Investing

Why Buffett told his wife to buy index funds rather than Berkshire's stock

Warren Buffett says owning an index fund is better than owning shares in his own company, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. At least, that's the advice he is …

Investing

Hackers Get Back to the Basics

As the costs of complex cyberattacks increase, old-school email tricks are coming back in style.<p>For the past month, WikiLeaks has regularly released secret CIA documents that reveal the breadth of the agency’s hacking tools. Some seem lifted straight from a spy thriller, like a tool that can turn …

Social Issues

How to securely deploy medical devices within a healthcare facility

The risks insecure medical devices pose to patient safety are no longer just theoretical, and compromised electronic health records may haunt …

Medical Technology

The Best VPN for Gaming

Our pick for the VPN with the least amount of lag<p><i>Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups.</i> …

No One's Gonna Know

You Panicked In 2009 And Cashed Out: How'd That Work Out For You?

<b>Did You Panic In 2009 And Liquidate Your Portfolio?</b><p><i>Subscribers to</i> "Retirement: One Dividend At A Time" <i>got an early look at this material and receive</i> …

The Story of a Young Woman Who Became a Professional Stock Trader

<b>How I Got Interested</b><p>In July of 1998 I finished college in South Florida with a Business major. I kept thinking about what I would like to do next; …