Tag: long reads

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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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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Main Street’s Edge

One thing that new investors, myself including, usually grapple with is the belief that investing is a zero sum game.  There is a winner and loser on every end of a trade.  Furthermore, another hesitation plaguing retail investors is the belief that Wall Street has the edge with their superior research and execution ability. The

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