How do I start investing if I know nothing about it?

Despite popular opinion, you don’t have to be wealthy to start investing. Thanks to technology and an effort by financial institutions to make investment options available for everyone, anyone can now invest money, and you don’t need a lot to do it.   Investing your money is the best way to grow your wealth, but you…

More People Relying on Google for Financial Advice

Last year Lexington Law, a credit repair firm serving Arizona and Utah, surveyed more than 1,000 people to find out where Americans are getting their financial advice.  Some key takeaways were:  Only 22% of respondents say they use a professional financial planner to help them make money-related decisions. 30% rely on their own research via…

5 Ways to Invest Your Stimulus Money

President Trump was recently quoted to say that another stimulus package would be announced over the next few weeks in efforts to relieve a struggling U.S. economy impacted by the Covid-19 virus. Whether or not Americans will be receiving another stimulus check remains to be seen. But if we do, or if you still have…

How to Develop Better Spending Habits

You’ll find a lot of articles about how to save money and get out of debt, but what about how you spend your money? Being proactive when it comes to bettering your current financial situation is one of the best ways for you to learn how to manage your money and avoid getting into future…

Financial Ratios: Dividend Policy

Financial ratios are used to determine a business’ current performance and position, but they can also be used to provide insight on the future of the business. Dividend policy ratios provide analysts with a tool to assess the effectiveness of the dividend policy of a business. Dividend payouts are an indication of a company’s prospects…