Foreign exchange market is also known as Forex or FX market. To date, it is the world’s biggest market. FX produces an average of over $6 trillion daily volume. That is many times more than combining all the volumes of America’s equity markets. This currency market is where currencies are bought and sold.
One mistake many beginner investor makes is ignoring dividends. Sure, it may seem dividends are only a small part of any stock portfolio however everyone wants to see the price go up, up and up. But smart investors or those who want to be listen up. When it comes to long term investing, dividend stocks have a lot of advantages, after all, when was the last time someone paid you for owning something? When doing some stock market investing, it’s best to look to the future, and what dividend stocks can do for you. Dividend stocks allow you to own a part of a business and get a cash distribution each year.
The English dictionary defines ‘retirement’ as the act of retiring from one’s work, office, etc; the act of going away or retreating. Now what does this mean? Does it mean that you stop living your life and just while away your time till your call comes? Nope, there is lot more to retirement than what is commonly believed and that begs the question: should there be a retirement plan or not.
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) is an investment trust where many people allocate their money in commercial and residential real estate businesses. The trust manages and possesses many commercial properties and mortgages. The trust also invests in other types of real estate. Real estate investment trusts shows the best characteristics of both real estate and stocks, here is a list of the top Real Estate Investment Trust by market cap.
Bankruptcy is a very serious issue that many people take for granted, and think they can use it as a way to get out of paying your debts. However this should be the absolute last option to be taken when in debt. Once you have filed for bankruptcy it is put on your credit report and will remain there for the statute of limitations which stays on for 10 years.
Dividend paying stocks are a popular investment. There are multiple benefits that you get when you invest in dividend paying stocks. Even though I am a big fan of growth stocks and crypto, dividend stocks provide true passive income which could provide free cash flow for your portfolio, there are many things to consider before investing in dividend paying stocks, the most important thing is to always do your research so that you avoid a value/dividend trap, the companies you invest in must have good profits, revenue growth and a good pay out ratio.
In this article I cover the few important rules that should never be broken in trading. If you can apply these rules consistently, and with discipline, you will be well on the way to being a profitable trader.