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Bitcoin: The Currency of the Future?

Over the course of the last decade, all of our normal activities have slowly been digitalized into online equivalents. Business...

Return on Equity

Return on Equity: How Well Does a Company Make Money?

Companies, like people, come in all shapes and sizes. Trying to understand if a certain amount of debt, net income,...

The Key to Understanding the Stock Market Today

The Balance Sheet: What are Your Shares Getting You?

Financial statements can be overwhelming if you have never worked with them before. They are one of the most confusing...

Peer-to-Peer Lending: Power to the People

We live in an interconnected world. Phones alone have replaced watches, alarm clocks, and cameras. The internet is everywhere. The...

How Diversification Can Save Your Portfolio

Minimizing risk for a certain is the name of the game when investing. I’ve yet to meet an investor who...

Portfolio Rebalancing: What, Why, and When

Staying calm and ignoring market fluctuations is more difficult than it seems. The Achilles heel of any investor is their...

CDOs and the Collapse of 2008

The market meltdown of 2008 is the worst market collapse of the last ten years. While almost everybody knows about...

Finance blog for beginner investors

Introduction to Simplifying Finance: Getting Started Understanding Investing

If you’re anything like me, you’ve been interested in investing at some point but always ask yourself “where do I...