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Author: Michael Taylor

#1849 6 Robo-Advisors with Rock Bottom Minimums

Robo-advisors, the online financial advisory services powered by algorithms instead of humans, come in a variety of formats. There are those targeted towards the wealthy, with high minimum investment amounts of $50,000 to $100,000. But for the rest of us, there are many robo- or technology... see more

#1816 I'm Retired: Is it Safe to Invest in the Technology Sector?

Technology stocks got off to a rough start this year: by mid-January, the Nasdaq Composite (a tech-heavy index, considered a benchmark for the sector) had fallen 14% from its 52-week high. Many techies have rallied a bit since, but given that the Nasdaq followed an upward trajectory from 2009 thr... see more

#1791 How The Federal Reserve Affects Mortgage Rates

The rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage has been at historic lows in recent years—hovering around 3.5 to 4 percent. This has come about as the Federal Reserve has taken several unusual steps to revive the U.S. economy following the 2007 financial crisis and subsequent Great Recession. While the Fe... see more

#1747 Three Steps Elon Musk Took To Become Successful

Having broken new ground in numerous industries, Elon Musk has justified his popular reputation as the real Iron Man. In light of his extraordinary biography, it is tempting to conclude that there is little for the average person to learn from Musk's experiences. Yet if we look beneath the surfac... see more

#1720 Now's a Terrific Time to Buy (or Refinance) a Home

After the Federal Reserve approved a quarter-point increase in its target funds rate last December – the first increase since June 29, 2006 – the real estate industry, as well as mortgage borrowers, have been concerned about higher interest rates in 2016. So far, all that worry has been unnec... see more

#1677 Can You Earn 8% Investing In P2P Loans?

While P2P loans are potentially risky investments, they have provided investors with exceptional returns over the last six years. Unless the economy takes a major turn for the worse, I believe that P2P loans should continue to provide investors with high single-digit returns.What ... see more

#1634 8 Secrets of Budget Living for Students in Paris

Paris is known for being an expensive city, and it's true that prices here can be among the highest in the world. Fortunately – at least for Americans wanting to study abroad in Paris – the dollar is strong these days, with the euro clocking in at $1.10 in July 2015, compared to $1.35, or eve... see more

#1476 Turn Business Travel Into a Vacation With Airbnb

Short business trips are an expectation in many industries and are typically relatively comfortable. However, long business trips? Not so much. Dealing with dirty laundry, sleeping away from the comforts of home and even dining out can get old quickly(especially when your dining partners are clie... see more

#1460 Strategies To Buy The Perfect Vacation Home

Everyone knows the standard summer safety tips: Only swim where there's a lifeguard, apply sunscreen liberally, drink plenty of liquids. But there's one item your financial advisor would probably like to add to that list: Beware of the sudden, seemingly unstoppable urge to buy a second home in th... see more

#1415 More Bonuses And Fewer Raises Affect Workers

Not too long ago, a person could go to work every day for years, collect a decent raise each year that more than reflected the increase in the cost of living, and then retire with a comfortable pension. Today, full-time work is being done by part-time or contract employees who cost a fraction of ... see more

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