Investing

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How Much Can I Afford to Invest?

Your paycheck is hard-earned, so it’s important to know how much of it to invest and where. But if you have lots of bills or

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What Are Alternative Investments?

When you think about investing, the first thing that comes to mind is probably stocks and bonds. But these aren’t the only things you can

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Mutual Fund Investing for Beginners

You’ve probably heard that you should start investing in mutual funds. But when you try to look them up, you may realize that advice isn’t

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Empower Review: Paid vs. Free Financial Tools

Empower (formerly Personal Capital) provides portfolio-building and tax optimization strategies tailored for high-net-worth individuals seeking personalized guidance from financial advisors. The company also offers a

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