why is silver a bad investment?

Why is Silver a Bad Investment?

Why is silver a bad investment?  Silver is often used as a safe haven during uncertain times, and as an inflation hedge. Silver also has many industrial uses. The metal is a popular investment because it is much cheaper than gold, but is silver a good … [Read More...]

Investing

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Overcoming Common Fears of Investing

Investing in the stock market can yield rewarding returns and help you secure a comfortable retirement.  But many are afraid to make the leap into this realm.  In fact, a recent survey conducted by GOBankingRates claims that 55% of Americans aren’t investing … [Read More...]

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The American Dream – Midweek Infographic

As Americans, we're used to a much higher standard of living than the rest of the world. By the age of 30, many of us expect to graduate from college, buy a car, get married and then buy a house with our new bride. Everybody should strive and hopefully achieve … [Read More...]

why is silver a bad investment?

Why is Silver a Bad Investment?

Why is silver a bad investment?  Silver is often used as a safe haven during uncertain times, and as an inflation hedge. Silver also has many industrial uses. The metal is a popular investment because it is much cheaper than gold, but is silver a good … [Read More]

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Fall Update. September 2021

September is already half over, and with it some fall projects, some financial new, and a few career prospects. Here is an update of what’s going on with my finances as fall approaches. Fall Projects Fall always brings a list of projects. I’ve been busy … [Read More]

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How to Become a Millionaire by 25

How do you become a millionaire by 25? This is certainly an achievement and a tall order. Having an average life and job won’t cut it here. So, how do you become a millionaire at such a young age? Let’s take a look. Some Averages Before we look at the math … [Read More]

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Making the Cabin Rent Ready

The closing on our investment property is nearing, and with it a lot of planning and preparation to get the place rent ready. Our intention is to use the property as a short-term vacation rental, so it must be fully furnished and be stocked with household … [Read More]

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Doing Your Due Diligence When Buying a Stock

Doing your due diligence when buying a stock can make the difference between making money or losing it. Obviously, no one wants to lose money on an investment, so doing proper research is critical. This is by no means a comprehensive list, and many factors are … [Read More]

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We Found a Rental Property

We found a rental property. The search has taken close to a year, we saw a lot of places that needed too much work, and we were outbid multiple times on other places, but we finally found a place. Here is a brief overview of where we are in the … [Read More]