They are one of the most popular and widely-used financial tools in the United States, but what exactly is a mutual fund? Launch the infographic to deconstruct and explore the nuts and bolts of this powerful type of investment.
Investing in the market doesn’t mean you have to check your values at the door. Socially or Sustainable and Responsible Investing (SRI) is on the rise. Read on to learn more about this type of investment.
Is Facebook the IPO of a generation? The much-anticipated initial public offering of the world’s most popular social networking site, Facebook, took place this morning on the NASDAQ. With it, the dreams and technologies of the millenial generation have taken root as...
There has been a lot of speculation about when the bull market will die. But what about the people who believe the bull will continue to run? Here are 7 reasons why one expert believes the bull market will resume.
When it comes to financial wisdom, few people merit as much attention as Warren Buffett. The man renowned as the “Sage of Omaha” built a billion-dollar empire from scratch, all the while maintaining modest spending habits that are the envy...
Matthew Amster-Burton, a MintLife personal finance columnist, is answering a recent question from a mint.com Facebook Fan: Any investments for people with very little to invest? Read on to see what he has to say.
If you are saving money for the future, choosing between active and passive investing is one of the most important decisions you will make. Before the debate between active and passive investing even begins, you have to first understand the difference between the two.
Wall Street psychotherapist Christopher Bayer’s recent claims that 10% of people in the financial services sector are psychopaths has garnered much online buzz. Could he be right? Read more to find out.
MintLife is continuing their contribution to Financial Literacy Month by tacking another personal finance topic: mutual funds. Read more to learn the basics of mutual funds, including which ones to invest in and some of the disadvantages of taking this investment route.
Dan Solin is back and he is discussing an alternative investment that has significant tax benefits: cash value life insurance. Read more to see if this investment is right for you and why you shouldn’t fall prey to one of the most harmful mantras in the investing world.