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Afford Anything — Paula Pant Shares the Secrets to Her Success in Real Estate Investing and Achieving Financial Freedom

Afford Anything — Paula Pant Shares the Secrets to Her Success in Real Estate Investing and Achieving Financial Freedom

In a Nutshell: Afford Anything is the highly rated podcast and website of Paula Pant, speaker, author, blogger, and real estate investor. Pant saved enough money to quit her job as a newspaper reporter in 2008 to pursue her dream of traveling abroad and experiencing other cultures. It was her approach to saving and her frugal lifestyle that allowed Pant to travel the world for two years, and she now shares her financial secrets with her followers. Today, Pant is a successful real... read more »

CoinSchedule’s Innovative Trust Score Encourages More Confident ICO Investing By Providing Advanced Company Insights

CoinSchedule’s Innovative Trust Score Encourages More Confident ICO Investing By Providing Advanced Company Insights

In a Nutshell: Many tech startups turn to Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) as a way to raise capital while minimizing their risks and regulatory costs. Investors use legal tender or cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin or Ether, to invest in ICOs. In exchange for their investment, investors receive custom virtual coins that represent shares of a company. Those coins can increase in value depending on the success of the project or company being funded. CoinSchedule.com has listed ICOs from... read more »

Wealthfront’s Intricate Research and Analytics Help Clients, Save, Invest, and Set Goals that End in a Comfortable Retirement

Wealthfront’s Intricate Research and Analytics Help Clients, Save, Invest, and Set Goals that End in a Comfortable Retirement

In a Nutshell: People in their 30s and 40s often struggle to plan for retirement because they feel as if their targeted date to leave the workforce is eons away. Maintaining a proper investment strategy takes both discipline and a long-term view that isn’t easily distracted. Wealthfront's rapidly growing financial services platform allows users to create and invest savings while working toward goals centered around retirement, buying a home, and saving for a child’s education.... read more »

More Than 500K High-Volume Traders Use Interactive Brokers’ Low-Cost Platform to Electronically Access Global Investment Data

More Than 500K High-Volume Traders Use Interactive Brokers’ Low-Cost Platform to Electronically Access Global Investment Data

In a Nutshell: Commodities investors have no shortage of options to choose from when researching online brokers and trading platforms. While many brokers leverage the latest technology to attract traders, most charge similar fees and offer the same charts and analysis. For the active, professional trader, Interactive Brokers offers an online-only platform with the latest tech and industry-leading savings on commissions and brokerage fees, with trade costs as low as $1. More than... read more »

Money.Net Democratizes Access to Breaking Financial Information and Market Data with Streaming, Real-Time News for Investors and Money Managers

Money.Net Democratizes Access to Breaking Financial Information and Market Data with Streaming, Real-Time News for Investors and Money Managers

In a Nutshell: The launch in 1985 of the first widespread online trading platform, Trade*Plus, forever changed the daily routine of investors and money managers. Today’s traders demand instant, always-on access to brokerage accounts, earnings reports, and breaking stock market news. To support these traders, Money.Net created a platform that requires no downloads and offers multi-screen viewing of market prices, charts, financial data, and breaking news alerts. The company’s... read more »

StockTwits® Grows from Twitter API to Self-Sustaining Social Network with 150,000+ Daily Trading News Updates, Tips & Ideas from Like-Minded Investors

StockTwits® Grows from Twitter API to Self-Sustaining Social Network with 150,000+ Daily Trading News Updates, Tips & Ideas from Like-Minded Investors

In a Nutshell: Between 2 billion to 6 billion stocks are traded daily on the New York Stock Exchange. The options and information for your next investment can be overwhelming. Using the phenomenon of social media, StockTwits took the Twitter API and built it into an industry-leading platform with more than 1 million active members. The social network for investors and traders sees more than 150,000 daily posts, providing instant gratification to members looking for information on a... read more »

BIOSTAR Advances Booming Crypto Mining Industry with TB250-BTC PRO Motherboard

BIOSTAR Advances Booming Crypto Mining Industry with TB250-BTC PRO Motherboard

In a Nutshell: With the mining of cryptocurrency gaining popularity in tandem with the rise in coin values, it’s imperative that new and existing rigs have both power and cost efficiency. As larger corporations enter the field and force individuals into pools, hardware developers are scrambling to create improved tools to level the playing field. With the introduction of the BIOSTAR TB250-BTC PRO in July of 2017, miners now have the ability to run up to 12 graphics cards in tandem... read more »

BrightScope — How Two Brothers Leveraged Open Government Data to Add Transparency to Researching 401(k) Plans and Financial Advisors

BrightScope — How Two Brothers Leveraged Open Government Data to Add Transparency to Researching 401(k) Plans and Financial Advisors

In a Nutshell: Designed to bring a massive database of public information to light, BrightScope ranks and rates 401(k) plans and financial advisors to help guide employer and consumer decisions. The rankings are intended to add transparency to the retirement planning process, arming investors with vital information in choosing trustworthy partners to grow their savings. More than 200 factors go into the rankings, making BrightScope one of the most comprehensive resources for... read more »

Next-Generation Eikon™ Financial Analysis Platform Earns Thomson Reuters Our Editor’s Choice™ Award

Next-Generation Eikon™ Financial Analysis Platform Earns Thomson Reuters Our Editor’s Choice™ Award

In a Nutshell: Thomson Reuters, a global media and information distribution company, is known as a trusted source of real-time financial information to business leaders and market makers worldwide. To further this cause, Thomson Reuters created a proprietary financial analysis platform it calls Eikon that combines built-in collaborative tools and powerful research capabilities with access to news, data, and analytics from hundreds of markets and thousands of sources globally.... read more »

U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth® Survey Shows How Opinions on Investing, Family and Philanthropic Giving Differ by Generation

U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth® Survey Shows How Opinions on Investing, Family and Philanthropic Giving Differ by Generation

In a Nutshell: The 2017 U.S. Trust Insights on Wealth and Worth survey illustrates that high-net-worth adults from various generations have differing opinions on wealth, family, investing, and philanthropy. As members of older generations hold on to jobs longer, millennials and members of Generation X look to create unique paths to navigate an overcrowded workforce that includes five generations. And while nearly all of the respondents give to philanthropic causes, there is a wide... read more »