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Do You Need a Money Manager to be a Successful Investor?

Would you pay a huge percentage of your hard earned cash to have a money manager invest it for you? That doesn’t sound like a very good deal, but that is exactly what some people do. If you decide to work with an investment adviser, you need to make sure you are getting the appropriate …

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Fear of Investing – Conquer the Things Holding You Back

The fear of investing is a very powerful barrier for a lot of people. With constant talk of stock market crashes and economic slowdowns, it’s natural to have a cautious approach. However, investing is still one of the best wealth builders available for the majority.  It is important to consider facts over emotion when you …

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New Years Resolutions That Stick – Set Meaningful Goals

New Years Resolutions are an annual tradition for approximately 40% of Americans. Of the millions of people who set resolutions for the year, it is estimated that less than 10% actually succeed. Despite the best of intentions, why is it that most people do not accomplish what they set out to do? There are a …

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Living Trust – The Ultimate Cure All For Estate Planning?

Many people begin their estate planning efforts by drafting a will. Another common way people address their situation is through the use of a living trust. Living trusts have gained popularity in recent years, especially among those of the “baby boomer” generation. It is now common to see generic documents and online kits. Many of …

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Index Funds and Mutual Funds – What Should You Look For?

For the vast majority of investors, index and mutual funds are the preferred way to gain access to the stock market. In general, mutual funds are a pool of investments funded by shareholders that trades in diversified holdings which are selected and managed by a professional. Index funds are a pool of investments that match …

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Money Beliefs – Women and the Stigma Around Financial Topics

Discussion around money beliefs and important financial topics are essential to success. Unfortunately, there is such a stigma in our society towards talking about money that most people avoid the subject. A large percentage of the population struggle to become financially literate.  With the majority of Americans struggling to keep up with the cost of …

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