Is Now the Time to Invest in Joy Global?

Tweet11 Share Pin Share1 Email WhatsAppShares 12Joy Global recently reported a solid quarter and it appears the mining equipment market at least found a bottom and may have turned the corner at Joy. The soft global economy and mining capes spend has weighed on the stock for the past few years.  Since the start of […]

Investing for Dividends

Tweet25 Share Pin23 Share7 Email WhatsAppShares 55Dividend investing is one of the best ways to grow your wealth and your portfolio over time.  It’s one of my favorite ways to invest, and it was Daily Investing Tip #18. Dividends are amazing for a few reasons: The provide you solid income for owning an asset The […]

The Pros and Cons of a Roth 401k

Tweet47 Share4 Pin24 Share12 Email WhatsAppShares 87This year, my employer started offering a Roth 401k for the first time.  Although they’ve been around for a couple of years, only recently have more and more employers started offering them.  I’ve been contributing to my traditional 401k since I was first able to, so I wasn’t sure […]

Key Value Stock Fundamentals for Screening Stocks

Tweet27 Share Pin3 Share2 Email WhatsAppShares 32The hardest part of deciding where to invest is actually deciding what criteria you want to look for in a company. I am a huge value investor, and look for solid companies that can be purchased at a discounted price (maybe due to bad short-term news). The trick to […]

Key Value Stock Fundamentals for Screening Stocks

Tweet27 Share Pin3 Share2 Email WhatsAppShares 32The hardest part of deciding where to invest is actually deciding what criteria you want to look for in a company. I am a huge value investor, and look for solid companies that can be purchased at a discounted price (maybe due to bad short-term news). The trick to […]

How Do Private Student Loans Work?

Tweet38 Share Pin31 Share7 Email WhatsApp Shares 76 Private students loans are the #1 way that student loan borrowers get into trouble.  Hands down.  The reason is that the Federal government has limits on the amount that you can borrow for Federal Student Loans.  And there is a reason for those limits – so that […]

How Online College Can Let You Live Your Dreams Without Going Broke

As the costs associated with higher education continue to skyrocket, many colleges have discovered that the key to keeping their tuition fees at a manageable level is online education. For instance, the Georgia Institute of Technology recently announced its intention of providing online master’s degrees in computer sciences for just $6,600. That is a whopping $35,000 less compared to its on-campus program. With the costs being so much lower, you…

Investing Tips: Making Your Student Loan Dollars Stretch Further

Are you one of the many students who can’t make it through university without financial support? If so, then it’s important that you understand how you can get the most out of your student loan dollars by making them last longer. College life can be expensive. Apart from the accommodation cost, stationery, and course literature, there are other non-essential expenses every student finds hard to avoid. Working out the student…