5 Things You Should Know about Investing in Silver

Everyone seems to be interested in investing in gold, but silver prices are on the rise as well. While silver may not be as expensive as gold, it’s still a valuable investment. Of course, there are a few things you…

4 Indicators That Predict Rising Gold Prices

Over the last few years, gold has experienced a sudden price spike, similar to what occurred in the 1980’s. As of today (Nov 3, 2011), gold sits at $1762 an ounce, which is down $134 from an all time high…

Budgeting Tips for a Spectacular Holiday

No matter how wonderful they turn out, the holiday season always seem to bring a lot of stress. While we all enjoy the holidays, not having to worry about them financially would make them even brighter. There are many things…

Why Saving is the First Step to Investing

What is current financial state? Are you on the road to financial freedom or are you still struggling with money despite many years of toil? Many people think that the “rich” have it easy. They believe that because of their…

Gold and Silver – Wearing your investments on your sleeve

From hoards of Roman coins to the glittering weddings of modern India, gold and silver have proved to be the oldest and the most popular of investments.  Throughout history both precious metals have been a ‘safe-haven’ investment, in some cases…

Effective Investors Understand Their Personal Style of Investing

“Be true to thy self” is a phrase often heard in most all aspects of Life, and the application of this age-old wisdom is even appropriate in the field of investing.  Investing in any of our various markets requires discipline,…

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To Budget or Not to Budget that is the Question

We’ve all been enticed by that “awesome new what-cha-ma-call-it” before. So what is it that gets us to pull out our wallets and hand over our hard earned money instead of putting it away into savings? A lot of it…

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How has the budget affected you?

The Government insists that their recent budget announcements are not about raising tax but are about reforming the economy in order to enable future growth. The impact of the budget, however, will be felt by individual UK households with some…