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Robert G. Allen, author of several best-selling personal finance books once asked, “How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.” 

Using a savings account and an emergency fund for short-term expenses is important, but investing for retirement and the future is arguably just as crucial. While …….

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Sooner or later, every investor will experience a stock market crash—when markets plummet quickly and unexpectedly. Let’s take a look at a few of the best investment choices you can add to your portfolio now to help you weather extreme market conditions.

Treasury Bonds

It’s hard to find steadier investments than U.S. Treasury bonds, which are backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S…….

Andrew Yeo doesn’t know what’s happened to tens of millions of dollars worth of cryptocurrency belonging to hundreds of clients of the collapsed exchange ACX, but he aims to find out.

In mid-October the veteran insolvency practitioner was appointed administrator of Blockchain Global, the company that used to run ACX, and since then he’s been getting a crash course in all things crypto from the tech experts at the firm where he’s a partner, Pitcher Partners.

“There’s always stuff that’s different – you have …….

Is crypto right for you, and should you dive in once the new year kicks off?

If you follow any sort of financial news, you may be aware that a lot of investors have made serious money off cryptocurrency this year. And if you’d like to get in on the action, you may be considering adding cryptocurrency to your portfolio.

Before you do, ask yourself these essential questions to see if that’s the right move for you.

1. Have I done my research?

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Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day:

1. Wall Street set to open higher despite another hot inflation report

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, December 9, 2021.

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U.S. stock futures rose Friday despite a key report showed the highest consumer inflation reading in nearly 40 years. Wall Street on Thursday broke a three-session winning streak, taking a break from its recent rebound on easing concerns surr…….

The S&P 500 finished at a new closing record on Friday, after U.S. consumer prices rose even more than expected in November. Markets have already been reflecting the chances of several Federal Reserve interest rate hikes in 2022.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 216 points, or 0.6%, with the S&P 500 rising 1% and ending the day at 4,712 points. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 0.7%.


Source:……. listed Boise as the second hottest real estate market in 2022.

BOISE, Idaho — More people means more growth, which is something real estate broker and owner of Boise Premier Real Estate Brett Hughes has witnessed first-hand.

“I think we are going to be another hot market again next year,” Hughes said. 

As a Boise native and someone in the industry for 20 years, he says our growing Idaho has been…….

After reading about the millions of dollars of housing assistance available in Spokane, Cindy Denham wonders why she’s preparing to spend another night sleeping on a city street.

Although she enrolled in a rapid rehousing program through a local nonprofit about three months ago, Denham is still waiting, and has received no assurances about when she’ll be able to find an apartment.

“There’s help and there’s money,” Denham said. “Why are we out in the cold?

“Why do we have to worry about getting into a shelter?”

Much of the publi…….

With the rise of increasing responsibilities and physician burnout, job insecurity has increased. In an effort to safeguard their financial stability, many physicians are seeking passive-income sources as a way to diversify revenue. When physicians consider investing in as a revenue-boosting option, they often look toward traditional routes in the equities and stock markets.

According to gastroenterologist and co-founder Samuel Giordano, MD, physicians should consider another avenue—the real estate market. Dr. Giordano emphasizes the importance of maintaining …….

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