Posts Tagged“investing”

Keep Your Investments Protected: Know the Ins and Outs of Safe Investing

Safe investing is really about keeping both your information and your money as secure as possible. Many times, these two items go together. The recent Equifax breach clearly illustrated that no personal information is entirely safe, no matter how many security protocols are in place. As many as 143 million customers may have been affected when hackers apparently broke into the system from May through July in 2017. Data breaches are costly for the companies as well, because remediation — including things like credit monitoring and the civil litigation that inevitably follows — are incredibly expensive. In terms of financial…

Investment Ideas for the Young Entrepreneur

Not only are entrepreneurs ambitious, but have been found to exhibit specific personal qualities that help them to succeed in business. Those in this line of work have an ability to invest, sell and innovate in order to develop commercial opportunities. But what about the younger generation in this field? Read below for an insight into what today’s young entrepreneurs are spending their time and money on, and why. Start-ups The ability to face high risk situations is stressful to general populations, yet adept management of uncertainty is one of the most commonly shared attributes amongst entrepreneurs. The youngest in…

How to Make Your Money Work for You

Regardless of what your job is, you will have to work very hard for your money. And, just like everybody else, you would like to keep as much of that money for yourself so you have something to fall back on if you need to. There isn’t really a consensus on how to best achieve that, and how to build wealth in the long term, but it is safe to accept that investing has to be an integral part of it. Saving money is vital if you want to build a nest egg, but you want to make sure that…

Understanding the Complex World of Private Equity Investing

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 

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…