Tag Archive: Investing

Stock Buybacks & Insider Selling Hitting All-Time Highs

Corporate Executives Are Selling Stocks In Record Numbers Corporate insider selling has hit record numbers in May and June. They have dumped over a combined total of $17.6 billion dollars worth in that time period. Of course, the dump only comes after a pump, right? The fuel behind the pump has been stock buybacks in which 2018 …

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One Hundred Thousand Dollars

I don’t think there is anyone reading this that doesn’t think that 100G’s isn’t a lot of money. (If you do think so, can I have $100,000, please? I swear I will put it to good use!) Think of everything $100,000 could buy you. A Tesla Model X. A 44’ Jeanneau SunMagic sailboat and enough money to sail the …

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How Investing Is Like Farming

Today I want to share with you a great story that I just finished reading. It was first published in Forbes magazine on October 2, 1978 under the title “How Mr. Womack Made A Killing” by John Train. I do wish to note that the story was actually sent in by one of his readers, Melvid Hogan, …

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Why I Am Getting Out Of Lending Club Investing

What started out as an interesting and exciting new investment path has turned down a dark road. If you don’t know, Lending Club was the first of the peer-to-peer lending Fintech businesses. Linking those with money to those wanting to borrow, bypassing the big banks in the process. For the past 6 months I have …

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Own Gold? Now Is The Time To Swap It Out For Silver – Here’s Why

Silver is shining a big and bright buy signal. Heck, most of the commodity market is as well. But I am partial to the shiny stuff. I mean, have you ever held a gold or silver ounce in your hand? It just feels like wealth. What I really like is that I can go down …

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As You Become Financially Stable, Is Gold a Viable Investment to Add to Your Portfolio?

As You Become Financially Stable, Is Gold a Viable Investment to Add to Your Portfolio? Being financially stable means that you have an adequate amount of resources to support yourself even during difficult times. Investors try their best to become financially stable by diversifying their portfolio, which means holding different investments in the form of …

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Dividend Income Extravaganza – October & November 2017

  Hello and welcome to the Doubling Dollars dividend income extravaganza for October & November 2017!   Sorry I have been so quiet lately! I headed over to Lisbon, Portugal for Steemfest2. It was an absolutely amazing time! Steemfest is the annual convention for the website Steemit.com, where I have made thousands of dollars worth …

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3 Reasons I Love Rental Properties For Passive Income

There are so many reasons to love real estate rental properties as an investment.   However, here are three reasons I love it specifically as a passive income investment #1 – Leverage The Rental Property Mortgage When we use financing to acquire a property, we are essentially controlling an asset that is worth five times …

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New Side-Hustle: Seeking Alpha!

Another Side-Hustle in my Pocket! If you have followed me for some time then you know I am always looking for new ways to make money by side-hustles. Whether it is by thrifting and reselling. Travel hacking a road trip. Earning thousands of dollars worth of cryptocurrency writing on Steemit.com. Or building a stock portfolio …

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2017 Robinhood Stock Trading Review – Get a Free Stock for Signing Up Here!

I have reviewed the Robinhood stock trading app for 2017 and find myself loving the 100% FREE trades! When it comes to stock market investing there are many brokerages to trade with. Often the commission cost is the deciding factor and here is where Robinhood shines with ZERO costs to buy or sell stocks. Robinhood …

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