4 Tax Tips For Investors
Dec10

4 Tax Tips For Investors

Lately, we've been getting quite a few inquiries regarding tax harvesting, as well as the effect of transferring assets from one brokerage account to another has on your taxes. We decided to create an infograph for you guys as well as a blog post diving a little bit deeper into the details. Enjoy!   Long Term Vs. Short Term Gains In 2014, short term capital gains (where the asset was held less than one year) is taxed just like...

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The Secret Formula For Virality (INFOGRAPH)
Nov25

The Secret Formula For Virality (INFOGRAPH)

This week, for Trivia Tuesday, we present you an infographic analyzing the trends of internet virality. How does it work? Why does something become viral? Let's find out: Boys Gone Viral Virility was once known as the strength that men possessed and how manly they were in their endeavors. Viral has a whole new meaning in our internet age when content, video and other images can be seen worldwide by millions of people in the blink of...

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The Best and Worst Trades of All Time (Infographic)
Sep23

The Best and Worst Trades of All Time (Infographic)

Have you ever wondered how much money is lost when a hedge fund manager makes a losing bet? What about when he makes a winning one? Here's a great infographic that explains the best and worst trades of all time provided to us by David Barclay of 888Markets, Some highlights: The best trade of all time made billion in profits in a bet against subprime mortgagesClick To TweetPowered By CoSchedule Jerome Kerviel went to jail for 3 years...

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The Internet of Things [Infographic]
Sep16

The Internet of Things [Infographic]

In today’s society, the “internet” has found it’s way into every corner of our lives. It’s become a necessity and an addiction that practically supersedes our basic needs for food and water. Millions of people continue to connect each day throughout the globe, turning previously time consuming tasks like finding information or keeping in touch into a brief flick of a touchpad. With all that we have access...

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Game Of Thrones Financial Reality Check (INFOGRAPHIC)
Aug18

Game Of Thrones Financial Reality Check (INFOGRAPHIC)

The average American spends $1,092 on Starbucks a year. If you do the math, that’s over $4,000 you could have saved since The Game of Thrones launched their TV series four years ago, and $19,656 you could have saved since the book series began. All for coffee you could’ve made at home. It’s easy to unconsciously spend money. We do it more than we think... The problem is, when house mortgage and debt begins to pile up, or when your...

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Money’s Roots: Looking at History to Better Understand Currency Today
Jul28

Money’s Roots: Looking at History to Better Understand Currency Today

Stock investing is all about the creation of wealth – strategically placing your money in a way that allows it to grow faster than inflation over time. But how does money grow? Where did money come from? What is the history of money? If you want to understand the concept of investing in stocks, it’s smart to understand the roots of money. Coins were among the first forms of physical currency. Bartering: The Beginning...

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