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How to Get Preapproved For a Mortgage

How to Get Preapproved For a Mortgage

Obtaining pre-approval for a mortgage presents a homebuyer with a variety of advantages, all of which work in their favor when it comes to calculating both the costs of the loan itself and the cost of unnecessary negotiating and overhead. Pre-approval means the buyer...
How to Prepare For a Stock Market Crash

How to Prepare For a Stock Market Crash

Conventional wisdom dictates that trying to time the market is almost always a recipe for difficulty if not outright failure. The key to consistent gains is “time in the market,” which is to say buy and hold is still the most effective path to wealth. This...
The History and Development of Ripple

The History and Development of Ripple

Ripple is unique among the 1,500 or so cryptocurrencies. Decentralization and cryptographic security distinguish this market, in spite of how many criticize Rippleā€™s development as having a tendency to move towards centralization. Nevertheless, its token is subject to...
The History and Development of Ethereum

The History and Development of Ethereum

Proposed in 2013 and released in 2015, Ethereum was an overnight success. In 2016, a major hack eroded about $50 million worth of ether, thus causing its value to tumble by nearly 60 percent. The ultimate result of the hack was a hard fork that produced Ethereum...
How to Get the Most Out of Your IRA: Part One

How to Get the Most Out of Your IRA: Part One

In spite of the fact that approximately one-half of Americans are woefully unprepared for retirement, there are a great deal of options to help citizens save for their golden years. Although 401(k)s are the most familiar method of retirement funding, individual...
A Layperson’s Guide to Cryptocurrency

A Layperson’s Guide to Cryptocurrency

Since the advent of personal technology in the form of the PC, the internet and mobile devices, the average user has gotten used to the fact data can be copied pretty effortlessly. It was not until encryption was standardized that it became possible to create unique...
Why Is Cryptocurrency So Volatile?

Why Is Cryptocurrency So Volatile?

Experienced investors expect volatility in the cryptocurrency market. After all, the market is still relatively small and the technology is disruptive. Not only that, but cryptocurrency is constantly competing with financial institutions and concerns regulators....