Category: MoneyMatters

How to pick a Stock Broker?

How to pick a Stock Broker?

If you’ve never invested in stocks before and are about to buy some for the first time, you should understand what to look for and what factors to consider when selecting a stockbroker. It...

Electronic Fund Transfers

Electronic Fund Transfers

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) offers a host of benefits to both your business and your customers. Accepting payments electronically allows your customers to avoid using credit cards by having the funds directly debited from...

What is Trend Trading?

What is Trend Trading?

Here’s a simple question-what is trading? To answer, perhaps not so simply, we first need to understand what trading is NOT. Trading isn’t about buying the fanciest chart, hanging on to something because it...

MONEY… Do you deserve it?

MONEY… Do you deserve it?

If you are like most people, you do not feel that you “deserve money”. The simple fact is that most people are broke. Most people are broke because they do not feel that they...

Should Personal Finance be taught in School?

Should Personal Finance be taught in School?

I was involved in a discussion some time back and we were discussing this and all of us thought it was ridiculous that they don’t teach a personal finance class in high school, at...

ACTION: The Enemy of Fear

ACTION: The Enemy of Fear

Fear is a huge issue with a lot of traders. And interestingly, not just fear of failure but also fear of success. I think there are two keys to taming fear, you can never...

Blue Chip Stocks: Is it a poker game?

Blue Chip Stocks: Is it a poker game?

Investing in conservative blue chip stocks may not have the allure of a hot high-tech investment, but it can be highly rewarding nonetheless, as good quality stocks have outperformed other investment classes over the...

Start Investing Early

Start Investing Early

You’re young, you just landed a new job and you’re going to be getting a decent pay check. You also have bills and student loans to pay and there are also a few items...

The Comment that made a Post

The Comment that made a Post

Last month I had made a post “Needs and Wants, getting REAL about Money” which attracted a great comment by Althea. I immediately thought that the comment itself would make a good post, so...

Needs and Wants, getting REAL about Money

Needs and Wants, getting REAL about Money

Let’s face it: Most people spend way too much money on things they don’t really need. The more money we make, the more we tend to spend. This endless cycle of materialism has led...