When a Retailer Declares Bankruptcy

When a Retailer Declares Bankruptcy

Nearly 2000 retail locations have closed, or are scheduled to close in 2017. Retail bankruptcies are at an all-time high,expected to surpass the number of bankruptcies during the great depression. With changes in our economy and changes in our shopping habits, the...
Best Way to Invest in Commodities

Best Way to Invest in Commodities

When you think of investing what typically comes to mind? Stocks. Bonds. What about commodities? A commodity is a raw material or a primary agricultural product that can be bought and sold. Commodities can also be used as a significant way to diversify your portfolio...
The Best Podcasts for the Novice Investor

The Best Podcasts for the Novice Investor

  Investing in stocks is an excellent way to start building wealth and, when chosen wisely, can be a great return on investment. If you’re a young adult reading this, it’s not too early to start directing some of your income into stocks and reap the benefits over...
How do you Value a Sports Team?

How do you Value a Sports Team?

  I’ve always found it interesting how economists assign value to sports teams. What dictates one sports team being worth $4 billion while another is worth $2 billion?  You’d think it would be the abilities of the players, right? How many games they’ve won? Feats...