Investing

6 Steps to Avoiding Trading Scams

It is very tempting to create an extensive list of specific option subscription services that I fully believe are obvious scams, but instead it might be a better idea to draw up a checklist of what you should try to avoid when picking a subscription. It pays to be proactive instead of reactive sometimes, […]

Business Development Companies (BDC’s)

A Business Development Company (also known as a BDC) is a public corporation that invests in small and mid sized companies through the use of loans or in some cases equity.

Typically the BDC is looking to invest in a company that will grow rapidly and profitably.  Obviously the idea is to grow the investment.  […]

Realty Income Corporation (O)

Dividend Payers:
O @ $61.24
Realty Income Corporation (O)

This is a R.E.I.T (Real Estate Investment Trust) and it pays an unqualified dividend.

This is best held on a ROTH IRA.

Don’t let the 3.91% dividend yield fool you. This stock has never missed a dividend and they raise the dividend every year. Plus they pay monthly. Put this […]

How Does Auto Trading Work Part 2

Auto-trading removes the ever present human element from stock trading. Whereas a human may take 5mins to execute a single trade, an auto-trading program will execute a buy/sell order in milliseconds. This lightening quick ability to trade allows the platform to take advantage of what are known as flash crashes. A flash crash occurs […]

The Rich Get Richer

Investing To Earn Additional Income
The wealthy all seem to know how to get rich and stay rich. Perhaps it’s time the rest of us got in on the secret and begin working less and earning more. Many recommend following the three laws of wealth. The first law states that you pay yourself the first […]