Real Interest vs. Nominal Interest: What’s the Difference?

[wp_ad_camp_1] Start talking about money and interest rates come into the equation.  Get a mortgage, buy a house, or get an auto loan—you will hear about interest rates.  But what you may not know is that the interest rate referenced most of the time is the nominal interest rate, and not the real interest rate.  So what is the difference between real versus nominal interest rates?

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What is the Business Cycle and How Does it Work?

[wp_ad_camp_1] The business cycle affects everyone, from the busy banker to a simple utility worker. These two words mean a lot in daily broadsheets because the effects can be tremendous enough to shake the entire stock market and bring people out of job. What actually is a business cycle and how does it work? If it is a cycle, can it be predicted? What are the important characteristics we should know about?

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How to Buy and Trade Bitcoins and other Digital Currencies (or Cryptocurrencies)

[wp_ad_camp_1] So I’ve been on a bit of a bitcoin buying spree as of late.  Because the investment (or currency) is still new, there is a lot of confusion about what it is, how to buy it, and how to trade it.  So in this post, I will attempt to dymysfify the process of buying your first bitcoin and trading other types of cryptocurrencies (digital currencies, such as bitcoin, litecoin, dogecoin, worldcoin).  Keep in mind, this tutorial is a tutorial of what I had to do in order to start trading bitcoins…

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Fundamental Analysis of Stocks: What is It and How is It Done?

[wp_ad_camp_1] You often hear news about Warren Buffett and stock analyses based on a fundamentalist’s perspective. But what really is it? How do stock market advisers determine which stocks to buy and sell? Whether you are preparing yourself to be an investor, a stock analyst, or someone who merely wants to understand how fundamental analysis works, this article provides you with the basic information that you need to know.

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