Saving for retirement is important but if you follow bad advice, you could end up setting yourself back. Here are three dangerous guidelines that you should probably ignore: Follow the 4% Rule This rule says that if you begin with 4% of your savings balance in your first year of retirement and then adjust subsequent […]

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ETF or exchange-traded funds can be good tools for investors when used appropriately. But with any investment, there are always things to watch out for. Here are some of the things one should be careful about: Buying the hot new thing More than a hundred new ETF products launch each year. Many of them chasing […]

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Initial Public Offer: The Path to an IPO

At some point you have probably heard that a company is going public but what exactly does that mean and what is the process like? We will answer those questions and more by looking at Unicron Inc, a privately held fintech company we have made up as an example. An initial public offering or IPO […]

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Before choosing a stock to invest in, investors study and analyze a lot of metrics to make the correct choice like the P/E ratio, Price-to-Book Value, etc. Among these metrics, there are two metrics that help investors to determine the size and value of a company. Understanding the size of a company can help you […]


6 Financial Lessons from the Year 2020

Read on to know about the six financial lessons that the pandemic taught us. Implement these lessons to cultivate good money habits.

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