How to Fight the Psychological Urge to Spend on Payday

The following blog post was submitted by Nathaniel Berman of SheBudgets According to new research from Michaela Pagel, an assistant professor at Columbia Business School, and Arna Vardardottir of Copenhagen Business School, individuals across the income spectrum spend more on discretionary goods — things like clothes, entertainment, and fast-food meals — on days they get paid. By studying electronic … Read more

Contracts For Difference Explained

The following is a sponsored blog post: What is a CFD? A CFD (Contract for Difference) is a financial derivative that allows traders to profit, or incur losses, relative to the price movements of an underlying financial security. The Contract for Difference is an arrangement for one party to pay the difference in value from … Read more

Dressing Up Your Dividend Portfolio

Investing In Infant’s And Children’s Clothing Dividend Stocks   With baby DivHut being born last March I seem to have taken an interest in featuring his own dividend growth portfolio along with other baby related posts this month. Last week I wrote a blog post describing various dividend paying baby formula stocks that exist and … Read more

How a $20,000 Loss Became The Best Investment Ever Made

The following blog post was submitted by Nathaniel Berman of SheBudgets When most people start off investing they, like many others, think they’re going to rich beyond their wildest dreams. Just like those commercials about no money down real estate and how you can make a ton of money in a short period of time, we’re … Read more

Some Tips About Dividend Investing

The following blog post was submitted by Anthony Prams of www.smartfinancemag.com As clear as it sounds dividend investing consists in buying stocks from companies that pay dividend. This concept can be seen as a conservative strategy due to the thorough stock picking process that needs to be done in order to successfully beat our benchmark. … Read more