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Financial Blogger Profile: Grayson Bell (Debt Roundup)

Daniel Banas | Equities.com |

At equities.com, we’ve always been focused on building an active community among the leading voices within the world of finance. As with many other fields, in finance, we’ve noticed a


Financial Blogger Profile: Paula Pant (Afford Anything)

Daniel Banas | Equities.com |

At equities.com, we’ve always been focused on building an active community among the leading voices within the world of finance.   As with many other fields, in finance, we’ve


What Investors Can Learn From Bankrupted Athletes to Avoid Going Broke

Dennis Miller | Equities.com |

How is it possible for one man to burn through $400 million and wind up filing for bankruptcy, $27 million in the hole? Boxer Mike Tyson made it happen, and he’s in good company among


Financial Blogger Profile: Pauline Paquin (Reach Financial Independence and Make Money Your Way)

Daniel Banas | Equities.com |

At equities.com, we’ve always been focused on building an active community among the leading voices within the world of finance. As with many other fields, in finance, we’ve noticed a


Do You Need an Offshore Bank Account?

Casey Research | Equities.com |

You may have wondered: “What’s the difference between having a bank account at Bank of America and having an offshore bank account?” The truth is, there’s possibly all the


5 Important Lessons to Teach Your Kids About Money

Dennis Miller | Equities.com |

Everywhere I look, I see signs that parents are screwing up their most important job: raising self-sufficient adults. Only 39% of incoming college freshmen graduate within four years. 50% of


The Secret to Investing? More Omega-3s!

Alan Stevens | Equities.com |

It’s January, which means it must be time for New Year’s resolutions. Judging from the ads running on television, not to mention the lack of parking at my gym, weight loss is


Watch Anti-Financial Abuse PSA Kerry Washington Teamed with AllState (ALL) to Make

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

The actress Kerry Washington just released a PSA in conjunction with AllState (ALL) concerning financial abuse, and it highlights a little-talked about but increasingly common form of


The 7 Most Common Human Behaviors Exploited By Scammers

Remy Merritt | Equities.com |

Scammers know you better than you know yourself. For all their differences, humans tend to display the same weaknesses when approached with a “too good to be true” scam. A 2009


The Importance of Financial Independence Between Spouses

Dennis Miller | Equities.com |

My grandmother refused to share the heart-wrenching details until I was in the Marine Corps. I’d heard bits and pieces about my ne’er-do-well father but didn’t fully grasp the


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Financial Market Infrastructure