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Get Ready for the Next Phase of Real Estate

Rodney Johnson | Equities.com |

465 miles. That’s how far it is from my house in Tampa to the Alabama state line at the western edge of the Florida Panhandle. We have family in Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas, so we’ve


Financial Blogger Profile: Marco Carbajo (Business Credit Blogger)

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


How Do Broker Incentives Affect Their Financial Advice?

Wesley Gray | Equities.com |

Interactive Brokers recently posted a hilarious video, which highlights potential conflicts between advisers and investors. Check it out below:   This is a brilliant commercial, since it


5 Common Mistakes of Young Entrepreneurs

Mitchell Silberberg and Knupp LLP | Equities.com |

Even the most intelligent, driven and tech-savy entrepreneur can make potentially severe mistakes when first starting a business. In this edition of The Entrepreneur's Advocate, blogger,


Financial Blogger Profile: Lance Cothern (Money Manifesto)

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


4 Reasons to Have Gold in Your IRA

Jeff Clark | Equities.com |

“Gold is one of the dumbest things to put in your IRA,” said the slick TV commentator, with his $200 haircut, perfect white teeth, and superior attitude. “Everyone knows


Financial Blogger Profile: Jeremy Biberdorf (Modest Money)

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


Better Know Your Broker

Meir Barak | Equities.com |

Opening a stock trading account is a simple procedure. All you need is to complete several forms and add a color scan of your current valid passport, and a utility bill such as from the


Majority of Investors Drive their Portfolios without a Diversification Seatbelt

Andrew Stotz | Equities.com |

It’s a choice that’s nearly a matter of financial life or death. Deciding the right number of stocks to hold in your portfolio is a balance between risk and return – too few and


This Tax Nightmare is Haunting Investors of Overseas Companies

Nick Giambruno | Equities.com |

It ranks at the very top of potential tax nightmares, especially if you invest internationally. This nightmare could become a reality if you happen to invest in what the IRS deems a Passive