Investments

Even Beginners Can Make Money Investing in Mutual Funds

Even if you don't really understand stocks and bonds and the markets they trade in, you and other beginners can make money investing in mutual funds once you get a handle on the mutual funds universe. Here we take the mystery out of investing for beginners. News flash: Tens of millions of Americans make money investing in mutual funds without knowing what they are doing. Caution: They also lose money unnecessarily and they are not investing as beginners, because they have been doing it for years. Let's look at what you really need to know to make money investing on a more consistent basis while avoiding serious losses. Mutual funds were created and promoted as the average investor's vehicle for investing money in stocks and bonds. That's just what they are - packages of investments manag

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Investments

The Top 5 Key Benefits of Purchasing and Owning Investment Real Estate

So... You may ask yourself, why should you buy or invest in real estate in the First Place? Because it's the IDEAL investment! Let's take a moment to address the reasons why people should have investment real estate in the first place. The easiest answer is a well-known acronym that addresses the key benefits for all investment real estate. Put simply, Investment Real Estate is an IDEAL investment. The IDEAL stands for: • I - Income • D - Depreciation • E - Expenses • A - Appreciation • L - Leverage Real estate is the IDEAL investment compared to all others. I'll explain each benefit in depth. The "I" in IDEAL stands for Income. (a.k.a. positive cash flow) Does it even generate income? Your investment property should be generating income from rents received each month. Of cour...

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