Should you look to invest abroad for lower risk opportunities?

Should you invest abroad for lower risk? What a difference a year makes. The S&P 500 price-to-earnings ratio, for an estimated 12 month earning, was 22.18 as of the end of June 2020 – the highest it had been in almost 20 years at the time of publication back then. This, along with some other measurement techniques, told us that American companies were profoundly overvalued a year ago. But...
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Small Things That Add to Your Electric Bill

small things that add to electric bill
There are lots of small things that add to your electric bill. Little things in a typical American home that may cause a larger burden on your power supply–especially if there are more than one of them present at a time. Some frugal bloggers talk about “vampire” power drains from always-plugged in televisions, computers, and other hardware, but this only represents a very small percentage...
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How Does Inflation Affect Purchasing Power?

How Does Inflation Affect Purchasing Power?
How does inflation affect purchasing power? To begin to understand how it works, it helps to know what purchasing power is and how it’s defined. Investopedia defines purchasing power as “the value of a currency expressed in terms of the amount of goods or services that one unit of money can buy.” So when we discuss purchasing power, we aren’t in this context talking about how much money you...
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Are Investing Courses Worth It?

Are investing couses worth it
Are investing courses worth it? Sadly, there is no cut-and-dried answer to this question since much depends on both the quality of the courses as well as the ability of the student to absorb the information. That said, there are some things you can do that will make choosing whether to take an investing class or not easier. amzn_assoc_placement = “adunit0”; amzn_assoc_search_bar = “true”; amzn_assoc_tracking_id...
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