Category Archives: Investing

Is Binary Options Trading A Real Form Of Investing?

Ever since the start of retail binary options trading in 2008 and 2009, the investing vehicle has been the subject of quite the debate. On one hand, binary options advocates argue that this is a quality form of investing in which there is quite a bit of money to be made.

Would you Crowdfund a Hotel Start-up?

Crowdfunding is a concept that has grown from strength to strength in recent years with movies, music, inventions and a whole range of other things all being funded through crowdfunding websites.

5 IPOs You Are Glad You Avoided

We’ve looked at IPOs a lot in recent times and seen that there were some incredibly successful ones we wish we had taken part in. With the benefit of hindsight, some of these IPOs were simply licenses to print huge amounts of money as the stock rose and rose and then kept on rising.

However, what about the other ones? That’s right, I am talking about the crushingly disappointing IPOs that you should be glad you avoided? Here are 5 of the most memorably bad IPO failures in recent times.

Financial Planning for Tomorrow While Living for Today

A big problem that many people have when planning for the future is that they let it affect the way they live today.

I am sure that at some point most of us dream ahead to our retirement years or to when we finally pay off our house or achieve whatever other financial goal we have set ourselves.

What is Leveraged Trading?

If you are currently trying to teach yourself the art of stock market trading, you may have heard the term leverage quite a lot. So what is leverage and how do people use it when trading stocks and shares?