mutual fund

Are Mutual Fund Reported numbers net of Fees?

“Operating expenses” is what the answer to this really depends on. In order to clear this ambiguity, let us assume a cinematic metaphor. The cost related to a mutual fund is similar to the cost associated with visiting a movie…

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What Homework do you Need to do Before Doing any Investments?

Now making an investment decision is a wise thing to do. But what is wiser is the idea of doing your “homework” first. This homework if down by you with utmost care will result in long term benefits for you.…

Money

International Investment: A Look at the US Property Investment Market

We have heard a lot recently about the relative fall in the UK property market, but how is property fairing elsewhere? Looking into the US property market, there are mixed results. Amongst some high-profile bankruptcies paired with global economic tension,…

Understanding Asset Allocation and Diversification in Your Investment Portfolio

Any good investor needs to understand the risks of putting “all their eggs in one basket” and not adequately allocating assets among various investment possibilities. When it comes to investing, a sure thing is rare or even non-existent. For this…

Day Trading Basics: Choosing a Market and Deciding When to Trade

A day trader is someone who purchases and sells assets or financial instruments within the same 24-hour trading period. Some people even buy and sell multiple assets throughout the day to help them build as much potential wealth as possible.…

Students and their investment goals – Are there any apps to help the lot?

Image source Pixabay You can’t deny the fact that the world is a harsh place and there are numerous people who could possibly sell you magic cat dung and nail clippings if they could easily get away with that. Sadly…

The Investment Account You Might Be Missing: HSA

No matter your investment strategy, the opportunity to invest 100% tax-free and avoid taxes on any investment growth, is unique. Investors need to understand the HSA (health savings account). While the HSA was designed for healthcare costs, their tax structure…

How to Brexit-proof your online investments?

  Regardless if you are a traditional or online investor or if you are a novice or an expert, if you are living in the UK it is likely that two things are keeping you awake at night: Brexit and…

How Investing in the Super Can Help in Managing Finances after Retirement

Image via pixabay You’ll acquire one of the biggest assets of your life by the time you reach your golden years if you start investing in the super much earlier on in life. Enjoying a certain lifestyle during your retirement years…

Investing in Commodities With a Profitable Resale Value

Nowadays, people tend to think that the only way to make significant money is to set up their own business. They think that they have to come up with an innovative product concept, design and develop it, manufacture it, and…