Choosing a Strategy

This Monthly Dividend Stock Has Been Increasing Its Dividend for 10+ Years

Welcome back to the channel and the website! In the video below, I discuss my favorite real estate investment trust (REIT), which is STAG Industrial. This REIT has been increasing its dividends every single year for over 10 years, and paying them out on a monthly basis! Join me in the video below, and once […]

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The Complete Guide to Real Estate Investing within Roth IRAs

Introduction Understanding Roth IRAs A Roth IRA is a special retirement account where you pay taxes on money going into your account, and then all future withdrawals are tax-free. Unlike traditional IRAs, where deductions are made before taxes and withdrawals are taxed, Roth IRAs can provide a significant advantage by allowing the investment to grow […]

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Decoding Smart Beta Strategies: Enhancing Portfolio Returns with Advanced Indexing

Introduction to Smart Beta Strategies Let’s begin by discussing an overview of some potential Smart Beta Strategies, and how you can use these strategies to potentially assist you with your long-term investment goals, objectives and time horizon. Overview of Smart Beta The financial markets present a multitude of opportunities, especially with the excess volatility in […]

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The Complete Guide to Investing in Emerging Markets for 2024 & Beyond

Emerging markets represent a dynamic and integral component of the global financial markets, offering unique opportunities and challenges that distinguish them from more developed economies. Understanding these markets is important if you are an investor who is seeking to diversify your portfolio(s), and tap into the growth potential that these markets offer. The first part […]

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Understanding the Bond Market: A Comprehensive Guide for Investors in 2024 & Beyond

Welcome to the article! Here’s a quick outline of what we will be covering today, which is all about the bond market. By the end of this article, we hope that you will have obtained a deep understanding of the bond market and all aspects that will be necessary for your growth and success as […]

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From Zero to Investor: 7 Steps to Building Your First Portfolio from Scratch (Complete Guide)

Welcome to Your Investment Journey Investing isn’t just for those who are affluent or well versed with the financial markets. Instead, it is a journey accessible to everyone, especially these days with the rise of online stock brokerages, many of which allow for fully self-directed accounts. Whether you’re saving for retirement, a new home, or […]

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Top Strategies for Managing Volatility in 2024 & Beyond

In 2024, the global economic landscape has been shaped by various factors including geopolitical tensions, policy changes, and macroeconomic factors, which has set the stage for potential market volatility. Ongoing adjustments in international trade policies, fluctuating interest rates as central banks navigate inflationary pressures, and the unpredictable nature of geopolitical conflicts that directly impact global […]

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The Evolution of Passive Income: From Dividends to Digital Real Estate

In the ever changing world of the financial industry (including fintech and AI), Wall Street and banking, the quest for passive income remains a primary consideration for many investors who are aiming to build long-term wealth. Passive income, in terms of the general definition, can be defined as earnings from an enterprise, which could include […]

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The Art of Generating Income with Covered Calls: A Strategic Approach for Investors

Covered calls are a primary strategy for many income-focused investors, and involves the process of writing call options against stocks you own. It’s a strategy that balances both income generation against potential stock appreciation, along with downside risks. Today, we will take a look at the covered call strategy, and briefly discuss another strategy that […]

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Mastering Cash-Secured Puts for Beginners: Your Guide to Earning Income While Buying Stocks

When it comes to investment strategies, the allure of generating consistent income while potentially owning stocks at a discount is compelling. This strategy, known as the cash-secured put strategy, offers investors an interesting approach to enter the stock market. In this article, we will unravel the main considerations when it comes to cash-secured puts, guiding […]

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