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Celebrated Wall Street stock picker Mark Mahaney offers his best tech investing advice: When a company name becomes a verb, it’s time to buy

“He also offered one surprising tips on a good time to pounce on a tech stock: “look for the lucky lexicons.”” writes Julie Bort for businessinsider.com. Wall Street analyst Mark Mahaney, managing director at RBC Capital Markets, is widely known as one of the most accurate stock pickers on the Street.If it operates in a huge market, like global advertising (Google), global retail (Amazon) or entertainment (Netflix), the answer is yes.As big as those companies are, they have still only scratched the surface of the global spending in their industries. Source:…

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The most costly mistakes investors of every size make, according to Bank of America’s $2 trillion wealth-management chief

“But regardless of how the market does going forward, certain bad behavior can be more costly than sitting on cash” writes Akin Oyedele for businessinsider.com. Following the stock market’s strong performance last year, many millennials and baby boomers are throwing more cash into the market in 2018, according to a Bank of America survey of nearly 1,000 households.Investors with a long time horizon can take advantage of one the smartest strategies to invest in stocks: dollar-cost averaging.Emerging-market stocks on aggregate are getting slammed this year, and so they are looking…

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How to build a business that makes money early on, according to the partner of a $400 million investment fund

“I cringe when people call the type of investing we do ‘late stage investing,’” he said” writes Zo Bernard for businessinsider.com. “We call it ‘mixed stage,’ or ‘early in revenue.’” A company that’s early on in the process of generating revenue doesn’t necessarily imply that it’s a late stage company, either.When it comes to making money, Tseitlin said that it’s important to scrutinize the efficiency of each and every function of the business.The investment focus at Silicon Valley venture firm Scale VP is what one partner at the firm, Ariel…

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Vanguard Action to Make ETF Investing More Affordable

“Against this backdrop, below we highlight some of the commission-free ETFs (that have a low expense ratio too) available on the market across the providers” writes Partner Content for investopedia.com. However, ETF issuers have been trying to make this less-priced investing medium even cheaper. Source: investopedia.com Share This:

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Women Across India Show an Increased Appetite…

“What do you think about women in India investing more in Bitcoin than men?” writes Jp Buntinx for livebitcoinnews.com. Recent research by BuyUcoin paints an interesting future regarding Indian cryptocurrency investments.In India, it is very different as women are investing more money in cryptocurrencies compared to their male counterparts.Many smaller calculated investments all contribute to vast amounts of money pouring into Bitcoin.Even so, the vast majority of cryptocurrency investors are still men. Source: livebitcoinnews.com Share This:

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An investing playbook for 2018’s 2nd half — with how U.S. stocks stand apart

“Global stocks have been cut to a meh rating, government bonds and credit draw neutral-to-negative scores, and commodities get a positive-to-neutral rating” writes Markets Writer for marketwatch.com. With one session left in this year’s first half, the Dow is down 2% for the period, while the S&P and Naz are up about 2% and 9%, respectively. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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You can avoid—or fix—these 20 common money mistakes

“But making mistakes when it comes to building credit, paying off debt, investing or saving your money can cost you big time” writes Stacy Rapacon for marketwatch.com. We’ve laid out 20 common money mistakes below, plus how you can avoid (or fix) them.But the point is, the earlier you start investing (even if it’s a small amount), the longer your money has to grow.According to CreditCards.com, the average credit card interest rate is a whopping 15.96%—a hefty amount that can add up quickly.In 2016, consumers complained to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau…

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‘What the hell do you do with them?’: Venture capitalists are still trying to figure out their crypto strategy

“There wasn’t any mainstream interest aside from bitcoin and I think most of the venture world was agreed that investing in a currency wasn’t for venture capital companies.”” writes Oscar Williams-grut for businessinsider.com. Jackson, who authored a report last year on crypto’s impact on venture capital, said he expects the problem to be a temporary one.The answer is because the people who have invested in venture funds are asking for it.Venture funds could theoretically buy crypto tokens offered in ICO raises but that presents problems too.”If you look back a…

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These 8 simple rules are the Sparknotes version of everything you need to know about personal finance

“At the start of her book, Kobliner offers a cheat sheet of eight “need-to-know” personal finance basics” writes Tanza Loudenback for businessinsider.com. Personal finance can be daunting, but familiarizing yourself with basic money concepts — like how to build wealth, stay out of debt, and earn returns on your investments — will, quite literally, pay off. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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