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Articles tagged: Personal Finance & Investment

Finding health and financial balance

Waistlines and Wallets: How Your Health Affects Your Financial Wellness

Your financial wellness is linked to your everyday health habits. Better nutrition, exercise and sleep can reduce debt and financial stress.

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Lessons for Angel Investors

4 Angel Investing Lessons from an Angel Group Veteran

Want to be an angel? These angel investing lessons will help you make the right (and polite) approach with entrepreneurs.

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Frugal living tips to grow wealth

The Psychology of Spending: Overcome Bad Habits, Save Your Money and Grow Your Wealth

Don’t let the current psychology of spending empty your wallet. Learn how to save your money with these frugal living tips.

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Financial planning for women and wives

Women: It’s Time to Take Charge of Family Finances

Studies show a majority of wives are uninvolved in family finances. Here’s how advisors and spouses can address financial planning for women.

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Alternative assets go mainstream

Beyond the Fringe: Alternative Asset Classes Go Mainstream

Alternative asset classes are going mainstream thanks to recent legislation and fewer publicly traded companies, but are retail investors ready?

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BDC investing for small business

90 Second Lesson: What are BDCs? A Look at the Business Development Company Model

BDCs or Business Development Companies are investing vehicles for funding small businesses. How can BDC investing work for your portfolio?

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Investing in life settlements

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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smart watch, used in an analogy about the first mover disadvantage

The First Mover Disadvantage: Why the Early Bird Doesn’t Always Catch the Worm

Pebble was once a promising leader in smartwatches until Apple entered the market. Pebble teaches early investors a lesson in the first mover disadvantage. 

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Basics of convertible debt offerings

The Basics of Convertible Debt Offerings Under Title III

Title III convertible debt offerings allow for not-yet-profitable startups to secure funding without valuation disagreements. But what about the investors?

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How REITs work for hopeful real estate investors

A Crash Course on the Benefits of REITs for Passive Investors

Can’t afford to buy property? REITs allow passive investors to “own” real estate without having to lift a finger. Learn how REITs work from an expert.

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