Three Essential Tips For Better Fundraising Efforts

Are you getting ready for that all important fundraising season? You are not alone as so many organizations are trying to fund their efforts with new and unique fundraisers. The simplest piece More »

Institutional Venture Capital

What Is Institutional Venture Capital?

If you’re like most people, you probably don’t know anything about institutional venture capital, although you may have a vague idea on what venture capital is. Well, you don’t need to worry More »


The Challenges Of Launching A Business While Juggling Your Day Job

Switching from a regular job to launching your own business is a very big step and it should be tackled with great care. Many people try to do both things in parallel More »

Family And Friends As Investors

Is It Wise To Use Your Family And Friends As Investors?

Most small businesses need to raise capital in order to be able to grow. The start-up phase is always very delicate. There are many expenses you need to make, but you don’t More »

take a second mortgage or not

Taking A Second Mortgage – Yes Or No

Many homeowners consider taking a mortgage as the best solution to find money for other things they need to invest in. Sometimes they take the mortgage to buy the house they live More »


Loan Terms Explained

The term of a bank loan refers to the period over which the full loan amount will be repaid. There are a number of variables that are taken into account by your More »

How To Raise Money For Your Business – The Realistic Way

How To Raise Money For Your Business – The Realistic Way

Introduction For many entrepreneurs, the decision of whether to start their business now or not comes down to funding. The good news is that there are quite a few ways one could More »

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7 Stupid Financial Tips From Personal Finance Blogs

Stupid Financial Tips

I read a number of personal finance blogs on a frequent basis. Some of them offer a lot of sound advice. Others not so much.

The following are 7 stupid tips that some personal finance blogs offer as advice.

Is Binary Option Broker Bdswiss A Safe Option?

BDSwiss is, without any doubts, one of the leading and the most reputable European binary option brokers, headquartered in Cyprus. Besides the binary options, they are specialized in Forex trading, allowing both small and big investors a number of different options. This broker is known for its great support and its platform is very user friendly and easy to use. In this way, even the newbies can get requested information or advice within a minute, which can be crucial in this business. In addition, BDSwiss has a very secured and safe platform, making it one of the most trusted broker companies around the world.

Exchange-Traded Funds


ETF or exchange-traded fund investors are always looking for unique strategies that offer anti-volatility positioning or promises of inflation protection. The funds are, most of the time, drawn up using unique back-testing analysis and are touted as strong “alternatives” that complement existing bond and stock portfolios.

However, there are instances when the strategy will either fall flat right from the start or simply will not work considering the current circumstances that surround global markets. The difference between practice and theory is quite big when being applied to investment instruments which

How to Start a Home Business with No Money

Start a Home Business

Almost everyone has heard the old adage you need to spend money in order to make money. Believe it or not, this is not always true when it comes to a home business. You can start a business with practically no money; however, as your business grows, you will want to reinvest some of your profits back into your home business.

You can use the knowledge, resources and tools currently at your disposal to start a home business. In fact, history is filled with examples of successful businesses that started with nothing more than a person who was committed to having a successful business.

Some Thoughts About Market Risks And Rewards

Just how do you figure out what are acceptable levels of risks and rewards in trading? That’s a tough question to answer, because it’s a lot like asking someone how many layers of clothing you might need to go play outside safely on February 26th in Boston. If you check the annual weather report, you see that the temperatures and weather can vary widely, even on this winter date alone. Some years, a sweater might be enough, but others might require a heavy winter coat and head covering.