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An unstable economy has Americans investing retirement funds in gold

Recent alarming economic factors has led to more Americans investing in gold to protect against a recession or stock market collapse. The economy is booming, but experienced investors know to look to the future. Rising inflation, tariffs, trade wars and an overheating economy all indicative an

Billionaires Are Buying Gold, But Should You?

In recent years, many billionaires across the globe have quietly invested large parts of their wealth in gold. Seeing this trend has led many smaller investors to wonder whether gold or precious metals should be a part of their portfolio. Gold has long had an almost timeless value, but the question remains: Is investing in […]

JP Morgan To Launch Free Investing App Targeting Robinhood

JPMorgan Chase is the the first major bank to directly go after Robinhood with their own investing app. Robinhood has been extremely successful with acquiring new investors and the highly coveted millennial investors. With JPMorgan Chase launching their own free investing app soon, it’s clear they’re taking notice of Robinhood’s success and want a piece

Kobe’s $6 Million BodyArmor Investment Now Worth $200 Million

Kobe Bryant is knows for being a stud on the basketball court, but he’s quickly showing he’s no slouch in the field of investing either. ESPN reported that in 2014 Kobe invested approximately $6 million over a period of time into the sports drink company BodyArmor. The sports drink market is heavily saturated and investors […]

Can You Profit From Pot?

For decades marijuana has been huge business illegally. You’d be hard pressed to find a city in the United States that didn’t have an underground business infrastructure designed to supply those looking to partake in a little cannabis. However, today with marijuana becoming legal in many states and with public perception around it changing, marijuana […]

5 Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Check Out

How I Built This Guy Raz, from NPR’s TED Radio Hour, interviews a wide range of inspiring founders, CEOs and entrepreneurs. If you want to hear how many driven men and women went started their journey and went on to build massively successful companies, this is for you. In addition to being entertaining and easy […]

Should A Small Business Hire A Marketing Agency?

The digital age has changed how consumers find businesses. Digital Marketing isn’t just for apps and tech companies, even small businesses must now have a strong digital presence. With the speed at which trends change, business owners don’t have the time or resources to train themselves. Can business owners learn to market themselves? If you […]

5 Common Traits of Successful Business Owners

Successful entrepreneurs and business owners come in all shapes and sizes. They are extroverts, introverts, shy, bold, and the list goes on. However, if you look close enough you will find these five traits are common amongst most successful business owners. They have a clear vision Successful entrepreneurs have a clear vision and direction of […]

3 Ways To Get Customers Using Social Media

If you poll business owners and executives about the effectiveness of social media for obtaining clients you’ll find a range of opinions. Here’s a fact: Small, medium and big businesses are using social media to acquire customers and sell products at a staggering rate. Social media has taken sales by story and businesses who haven’t […]