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Learn more about the stock market

Before you start investing, make sure you're ready. Read these articles and educate yourself about the risks and rewards of the stock market.

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Is Cryptocurrency a Risky Investment?

There’s a lot of talk about cryptocurrency and if it’s safe to invest. Some investors seem to love it, while others are skeptical. Find out if cryptocurrency is a good investment for you.

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Cryptocurrency: How Does It Work

Cryptocurrency is a popular topic with investors. But what is crypto currency, how does it work, and is it a smart investment?

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Building an Investment Portfolio with Dollar-Cost Averaging

Investment strategies like dollar-cost averaging, also known as the constant dollar plan, can help you build an investment portfolio. Dollar-cost averaging is a technique that helps you make periodic purchases of a target asset. Learn more about this strategy to find out if it could help grow your investment portfolio.

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How to Diversify Your Portfolio

Portfolio diversification is an investment strategy that involves spreading out your investments across different sectors. Building a diverse investment portfolio can mitigate risks and yield higher rewards. Learn how to diversify your portfolio here.with 6 easy tips.

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What is a Dividend Reinvestment Plan

If you own dividend paying stocks, you might be wondering how best to use them. A dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP) is a common strategy with investors.

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What is a Dividend

Learn more about dividend stocks, how they work, and why you might want to consider adding them to your portfolio.

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What is a Real Estate Investment Trust

Learn more about real estate investment trusts (REITs) and how they work. Before you add them to your portfolio, make sure they’re right for you

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What is an ETF?

An exchange-traded fund (ETF) is an investment fund that trades on an exchange, like a stock. Learn more about ETFs here.

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What is an Index Fund?

An index fund is a type of mutual fund whose holdings match or track a particular market index. Learn more about what that means here.

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What is a Mutual Fund?

Mutual funds are one of the most common tools investors use to build retirement savings. Learn more here.

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Building Credit

6 Terms to Know Before You Borrow

It's important to make sure you're informed before you make any financial decision. Here are 6 terms you should know before you apply for a credit card or loan.

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Understanding Debt Consolidation

Is it time to consolidate your debt? Learn more about the different strategies and find out which one is right for you.

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Personal Finance

5 Easy Ways to Cut Monthly Expenses

If you've noticed that your monthly expenses always seem to equal what you're making each month, it might be time to make a change. Here are 5 easy ways to cut your monthly expenses and start saving money.

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