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Can Bitcoin Replace Gold?

Can Bitcoin Replace Gold?

Most wealthy people earn their nest eggs through one of two ways: inheritance or investment. Recent statistics indicate roughly 40 percent of parents leave an inheritance for their children or other family members. Similar statistics indicate the average...
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...