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Uber Stock – Should you Invest in the IPO?

I know it is early to be talking about Uber stock ownership. At this point, there isn’t an Uber stock symbol, let alone a publicly traded Uber stock …

South-east Asia

I'm a financial planner, and these are the 4 factors that will determine your financial success

Financial planning can be very complicated because you have to balance all the information and changes in your life.<p>To simplify the process, here are four factors that have the biggest impact on your probability of success.<p>1. How long you work affects your retirement income<p>This is one of the …

Retirement

How to invest money in 2018: The best beginner’s investment plan, with funds, stocks, bonds and more

Perhaps you’ve heard that to really grow your money, you need to start investing. But does just the thought of the topic make you feel anxious? …

Retirement

The 2 Best Financial Publications Every Stock Market Beginner Needs to Read Weekly - Stock Street

Whether you are a beginner millennial investor or a soon-to-be-retired baby-boomer, these are the top two investment publications and news sources I …

Warren Buffett’s business sense is just plain common sense

The enduring legacy Warren Buffett has forged in economics over several decades equates with that of John Maynard Keynes and Peter Drucker.<p>And …

The 8 Best Stock Trading Apps to Get in 2018

The 8 Best Stock Trading Apps to Get in 2018<p>Access to financial markets has never been easier<p>Updated February 21, 2018<p>Buying and selling stock …

Investing

These are the 8 most popular books about money and investing ever

Looking for some inspiration to get your finances or your investments back on track?<p>These eight personal-finance classics, as judged by Goodreads …

Investing

Will Warren Buffett's Retirement Plan Work for You?

Will Warren Buffett's Retirement Plan Work for You?<p>His 90/10 Strategy<p>Updated April 12, 2018<p>It’s not hard to find people ready to hand out money …

Investing

Asian stocks skid, tracking Wall St loss on tariff fears

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares posted steep declines Friday, adding to global stock market losses after President Donald Trump vowed to impose stiff steel and aluminum tariffs, sparking fears of a trade war.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 2.8 percent to 21,109.44 and South Korea's …

Stock Markets

The SEC's Uneven Cryptocurrency Crackdown

Two weeks ago, Bitzumi Inc., which describes itself as a "vertically integrated bitcoin exchange" of online media and crypto-related offerings, began …

Cryptocurrency

It’s not fun to do a ‘paycheck checkup’ — but do it anyway

Change is hard, so can I put on my parent hat?<p>As you may know, Congress passed some major tax legislation at the end of last year. Actually, it turns out that 26 percent of Americans don’t know this, and about half haven’t heard that income-tax brackets are changing under the new rules as well, …

Retirement

The 10 Commandments of Investing, From Billionaires Like Warren Buffett

Thou shalt steal -- at least, you should steal strategies from other successful investors.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you want to make money investing, it only makes sense that you should look at history and figure out how to emulate others' success. That's why, …

Investing

What are ETFs? A beginner’s guide to exchange-traded funds

<b>Pop the champagne! Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, recently celebrated a milestone birthday: January marked 25 years since the world’s largest ETF</b> …

Investing

Warren Buffett's letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders: 5 things to watch for

In what has become a must-read missive for investors on both Main Street and Wall Street, billionaire financier Warren Buffett releases his closely watched letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders on Saturday.<p>Buffett's letter, which last year clocked in at 28 pages as opposed to modern-day tweets …

Investing

This is how much you must earn to get into the 1pc

by Joe Mysak<p>What does it take to get into the 1 per cent? The price of admission is an adjusted gross income - basically, what you make before …

Tales From the Cryptocurrency: The Bitcoin Mystery Death That’s Rocking South Korea

Days after the architect of a planned government crackdown on bitcoin and its ilk died in his home, the government has stopped pushing for the kind …

Should Beginner Investors Dollar Cost Average or Lump Sum Invest a Large Sum of Money? - Stock Street

If you are a beginner investor and are about to make your first investment in the stock market, you may be wondering if you should invest a large …

I retired a millionaire at 30 — this is the key to earning more money

Over the past 2 years I've written over 300,000 words about money, spent over 200 hours talking and recording for the podcast, answered over 1,700 reader emails, and done over 200 media interviews all about money. Many people ask me what's my best piece of advice about money.<p>I usually give some …

Personal Finance

5 books that will help you reach your financial goals

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you’ve already forgotten about those New Year’s resolutions, here’s an easy way to check …

Personal Finance

Bitcoin May Evolve Into What Everyone Fears, Mathematicians Say

Prices of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin may never stabilize, and digital tokens risk simply ending up being a bubble.<p>Using mathematical modeling …

Cryptocurrency

The stock market is getting smoked because inflation is coming back to change the game

If you're concerned about the Dow falling an ominous 666 points on Friday amid other economic indicators looking sound, or you're worried because on Monday it tumbled more than 1,100 points in its biggest-ever point drop, you can remain calm. The market is just experiencing regime change.<p>That is to …

Stock Markets

Beginner Millennial Investing – 11 Steps to Start Investing in the Stock Market - Stock Street

Today we will be discussing Stock Street’s 11 steps to millennial investing in the stock market! If you are here, you are likely a millennial …

Here’s the Trump Tax Loophole Your Accountant Can Blow Wide Open

If exploiting a tax loophole is as much an art as a science, then the tax planning profession is poised for a creative renaissance.<p>The inspiration is …

Finance

Tesla boss Elon Musk pursues his most unlikely goal yet: a $55bn bonus

Some say the firm is already overvalued at $60bn. But its founder’s vision is now truly ambitious<p>Racy valuations for loss-making businesses are nothing new to hard-nosed Wall Street types. The dotcom boom of the late 1990s and early 2000s made a fortune for the brave souls who backed a plethora of …

Tesla

US startups don’t want to go public anymore. That’s bad news for Americans

Going public was once a sign of a young startup’s promise. But these days, a growing number of young companies are avoiding IPOs altogether. In 1997, the average age of US-listed firms was a sprightly 12 years old. Now the average age is 20. US public companies have also gotten bigger. Between 1975 …

My Investing Guide For 2018

For many, 2018 will be the year of the crash. Those Black Swan fans have been praying for this over the past 3-4 years. They have been sitting on the …

Here’s How Your Education Could Affect Your Credit — And Borrowing Power

Disclosure:<p>Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We’re letting you know because it’s what Honest Abe would do. After all, he is on …

Amazon impresses with largest profit in its history

Unstoppable Amazon turned in another strong quarter, leaving its rivals in the dust during the crucial holiday shopping season.<p>Revenue in the fourth …

Why the Envelope System Is the Best Budget to Save - Stock Street

I have gone on the envelope budget at various points during my life. In fact, I did the envelope budget before I even heard of a man named, Dave …

29 Simple Ways to Save an Extra $4,000 This Year - Stock Street

I must say I love saving money ever so much! Some people are just wired to feel gratification when it comes to increasing their savings. Whether it’s …