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Invest Tax-Advantaged Retirement Funds in Private Equity for Growth

Many people don’t know they can invest tax-advantaged retirement funds into private equity for growth. The strategy isn’t for everyone, but can be rewarding.

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The REIT Income for Retirement: 6 Reasons to Invest in REITs

Retirees seek diversified retirement income sources as they continue to age. REIT income may provide the risk-adjusted returns they need.

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A Brief Overview of Investing in Life Settlements

As seniors move to sell their life insurance policies for extra income, investing in life settlements has become a popular asset class. How can you profit?

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Film, Fine Dining, and West Side Story: A Warning on Risky Investments

Vanity investments in Hollywood or trendy restaurants are not just risky investments, they’re some of the riskiest. Should you invest, and if so, when?

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We Didn’t Start the Fire But We Can’t Ignore it

When it’s raining, sell umbrellas. Understand more about the Green Economy and how this alternative asset could diversify your portfolio.

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‘Risk-Adjusted Return’ in a Nutshell

The risk-adjusted return (RAR) measures ROI relative to the risk of the investment. Learn 3 methods for calculating RAR and how to balance your risk.

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Asset Class Performance Review for May 2023

May is done, which means it’s time to check in how some of the most common asset classes performed. Here’s how each fared.

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Asset Class Performance Review for April 2023

April has come to a close. After celebrating financial literacy all month, it’s time to extrapolate what we’ve learned to what’s happening today. That means checking in on asset class […]

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Crash Course: Hedge Fund Investing Basics

Hedge funds differ greatly from private equity funds with regard to asset class, compensation, liquidity and other factors. So, what is a hedge fund?

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Just Because the Stock Market Panics Doesn’t Mean Investors Should, Too

Stock market volatility and talk of a payroll tax cut have sparked fear of recession. Should you shed shares or keep playing the long game?

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