Posts Tagged“investing”

Understanding the Complex World of Private Equity Investing

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Private equity funds are complex financial constructions, but ones that can provide a wealth of additional funding for companies. In fact, without private equity, entrepreneurship couldn’t flourish. Managers like Marc Leder, who works for Sun Capital Partners, together with others, fund in excess of 50,000 deals each year, worth billions of dollars. But what is private equity, and how does it run into the billions? What Is Private Equity? The name really explains what private equity is: money from private sources. Usually, those sources are high net worth people who want to invest in companies that they believe will grow.…

Eight of the Best Ways to Spend Your Money in Hawaii 

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After years of deliberating, last year I invested in a beach house in Hawaii and one year on I can honestly say that it was the best decision that I ever made. I have been to Hawaii almost every year for the past ten and around this time of year would usually be the time that I was researching Oahu beach house rentals for my annual trip. This year however, things are going to be a little bit different. For many years I hadn’t really considered Hawaii as a vacation destination and instead would always opt for a trip to…

The Most Popular Investment Scams: Learn To Be Aware

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Investing is one of those things that everyone knows they need to do, but not everyone is an expert in the process. As a result, through the years, we’ve seen various investment scams pop up. Today, we’ll talk about some of the most common forms of investment scams and provide some tips to ensure that you’re not the next victim! Scam Brokers One of the biggest investment scams out there today lies in brokers. Unfortunately, there are several scam brokers that make it their mission to steal the money they receive from unsuspecting victims. In general, this scam works by…

What Should You Know About Pre-Market Trading?

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Traders tend to take different approaches and strategies. A day trader is someone who’s obviously different in many ways from the typical long-term investor because they’re actively involved in the markets every day, while most long-term investors are advised to avoid looking at their portfolios too often. One of the main strategies employed by a lot of successful day traders is pre-market trading, but it can be a risky and complex strategy, so many people wonder what its advantages are and also what the possible disadvantages are. The following is a rundown of some of the main pros and cons…

Great Ways to Invest Your Cash

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Ever since I started work at age 15 I have always hd it in mind that I should save a good percentage of my wages. I regularly saved between 25-20% of anything I earned and my savings stood me in good stead when it was time to buy my first car, first home and put some money away for my children. As a result of my savings strategy I was left with a very healthy savings account balance and I decided that after so many years of being frugal that I would make a chance with some of my money…