Would You Rather Have Starbucks Or $700?

Choose right now… Starbucks or $700? Not Coffee or $700. Just Starbucks. Choose. Now. Starbucks is in the news a lot. They are either opening their first store in Milan (highly suggest clicking on that link, the pictures are crazy), having trouble in Philadelphia, or boosting their stock price due to another great quarter. At

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Trade Like A Quant

Sometimes dubbed the rocket scientists of Wall Street the meaning of quantitative analysts often takes on a broad meaning.  Quant is a fairly broad term honestly, but roughly means someone who takes an extremely mathematical approach to the markets.  While some quants use Einstein level math there are some practical lessons you can take away

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Don’t Let Trading Fees Eat Your Profits Away

There’s no point to keeping extra expenses in your life, it just weighs you down in the end. Like we said before, a dollar saved is a dollar earned. Get rid of cable and pay for streaming services of what you watch, get a credit card tailored to your most popular purchase category, cook more,

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What 3.9% Unemployment Really Means

I feel like every day I read about how the economy is teetering on the edge due to trade wars, tariffs, and soaring equity prices.  While it is true these things have the potential to threaten the economy that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the good times while they last.  I guess that kind of

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Starting The Dreaded Student Loan Journey

Paying down your student loans? Yeah, us too. College? Awesome. Student loans? Absolutely not. I have student loans. And I hate student loans. I hate paying them every month and only watching the principal balance drop minutely. It’s a problem a lot of people have and one that is not going to be fixed anytime

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