Invest Prudently

When I was younger, I was taught that the key to financial freedom was saving as much money as you could.

While true, it's not the whole story. Saving can only get you so far – you need to invest prudently too.

You need to build passive streams of income, most millionaires have seven or more passive streams, if you want to escape financial gravity.

You can learn about how I built a dividend portfolio, how I think about market valuation, and even my thoughts on angel investing – and much more!

As always, email me or tweet @wallethacks if you want to discuss anything!

How to Start Investing

54 Best Passive Income Ideas To Earn $1,000+ a Month

Working a job is one way to earn money but it's not the only way. You can save your money and invest it in other companies. You can spend your time building products others will buy or a service someone will use. This is known as passive income. Here are 54 passive income ideas you can start today.

Investing in the Stock Market

Dividend Aristocrats, Kings & Other Stock Market Royalty

If you want to add an income component to your stock portfolio, Dividend Aristocrats are one of the best ways to do that. Not only do they provide steady income from the dividends they pay, but they also have a long track record of respectable capital gains.

The 10 Best Vanguard Funds

I love Vanguard. The bulk of my investments are there, minus a few dividend growth stocks I hold in an…

Real Estate Investing

Fundrise Review 2021: Commercial Real Estate Investing for Just $10

Fundrise is a private market real estate investing platform where you invest in eREITs (electronic REITs) that aren't traded on the public markets. Which is unique since it's usually REITS that invest in commercial real estate and crowdfunding typically invest in residential.

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6 Best Crypto Portfolio Trackers for 2022

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Monero, Litecoin, the blockchain, wallets, exchanges - how do you keep track of your crypto? Increasingly, crypto portfolio trackers appear to be the solution. What are the best crypto portfolio trackers? We answer that question and let you know why they’re becoming increasingly important to crypto investors.

How to Find an Old 401(k)

It can be easy to misplace important documents, like 401(k) details from a previous employer. Yet, these funds are vital to retirement planning and calculating your net worth. Or, perhaps you’re the surviving spouse or child trying to track down an estate benefit. Here are the steps you can follow to find an old 401(k).

TipRanks Review: A One-Stop-Shop for Stock Market Analyst Ratings

Investment research websites are essential for anyone who wants to trade individual stocks. TipRanks offers a unique set of tools that can help you view professional analyst ratings and gauge investor sentiment. These research features can be a welcome addition to your preferred fundamental and technical indicators. This TipRanks review looks at the free and premium tools available.

15 Best Stock Trading Apps: Free Stock and ETF Trades, Crypto, and More

The best stock trading apps offer commission-free trading and a wide investment selection. Each one has its strengths and weaknesses, so it’s worth your time and effort to do the proper research and choose the app with features best suited to your investment and research strategy. This guide will help you do just that.

How to Invest In Art: Is this Alternative Investment Right for You?

Art is finite, meaning, there's only one original piece that's created. If several people want it, it creates a supply and demand problem and the value of that art goes up. Because of this simple truth, you can make money by investing in art. Here are a few ways to do it.

Mainvest Review: Earn Passive Income by Investing In Small Businesses

Mainvest offers investors an opportunity to spread their wings by investing in small, local businesses for as little as $100. Mainvest uses a crowdfunded investment model in which investors provide financing for small businesses in exchange for regular interest income. This Mainvest review covers the basics; key features, how to sign up, and the pros and cons.

VOO vs. VTI: S&P 500 vs. Total Stock Market ETFs

The Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO) and the Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) are two of the largest and most popular investment funds in America. Each ETF is used to represent the general US stock market in a portfolio. But in a head-to-head comparison (VOO vs. VTI), is one better than the other?

What Is a Stablecoin? The Benefits and Drawbacks of Stablecoins

As the popularity of cryptocurrencies grows, so are the products and services being offered in the asset class. One increasingly common example is Stablecoin. It’s a version of cryptocurrency that’s increasingly available on crypto exchanges, but it’s different from regular crypto because its value doesn’t fluctuate. Find out more about the benefits of stablecoin.

Seeking Alpha Review: Are the Paid Subscriptions Worth the Cost?

Choosing the right investments is one of the most difficult parts of investing for yourself. While they won't make recommendations, Seeking Alpha can provide the information and analysis you need for success. In this Seeking Alpha review, I let you know how the platform works, and cover the essential features.

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