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Buying an investment property for rental under the new tax plan

This guest post is from Onerent, a state of the art leasing & property management service. Given the new proposed United States tax plan from the Trump administration, investing in real estate has some potential implications for a new investor. Most consider the changes extremrely beneficial to first-time real estate investors in particular. To cover the basics first, the existing …

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Why You Should Check Your Credit Score Before Buying A Home

Buying a home is a great thing for many of us.  There are a lot of things you have to consider. Your credit score is one it. Find out, why you should check it, before buying a home. In some of the latest articles, you could learn about buying a property. Most of us need a mortgage to buy a home …

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An Investor’s Guide to Gold

If you have decided to diversify your investment by adding some gold, there is indeed much to consider. Gold, like any other valuable commodity, goes up or down in value, and you should determine exactly how much you are prepared to invest before making any enquiries. If you are thinking of adding some gold to your portfolio, in this investor’s …

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Thinking about buying an investment property? Here’s what you need to know.

Buying an investment property is a huge step in growing financially. For one, you have the chance to earn passive income. For another, it’s an opportunity to diversify your assets. That said, it’s also a huge responsibility, both personally and financially. If you’re going to take this step, you want to make sure that you’re well-prepared for what’s to come. …

Although most articles are about stock investing and becoming an intelligent investor in that field, many of my readers like to invest in property, too. I, myself, also have some property. So, when you think about an investment in that field, you should consider some things. Today’s blog post will be about conveyancing fees.

Tips And Advice About Conveyancing Fees

When you think about an investment in property, you should consider some things. Especially different expenses will occur. So, today’s blog post will be about conveyancing fees. Although most articles are about stock investing and becoming an intelligent investor in that field, many of my readers like to invest in property, too. I, myself, also have some property. So, when …

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Passive Investing – Howard Marks latest memo

In his latest memo, Howard Marks is talking about investing without people. The memo is quite interesting and I recommend it to every investor. It covers three ways of investing without people. To the first one I want to dedicate some attention in my today’s blog post – ETFs and passive investing. Passive investing, in particular ETFs are very popular these …

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Wait – The Power of doing nothing

The financial markets are places of tremendous activities. Everyday billions of dollars are changing from one hand to another, always hoping to get a decent return. But for an investor doing nothing most of the time and just wait promises the best returns. In my last weeks blog post, I talked about an essential investors virtue: discipline. Being disciplined and sticking to …

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Valuing Companies – Three ways

Valuing a company is one of the most important tasks an investor has to solve. Buying an overpriced business all too often leads to massive losses. But how to value a company? (Watch the VLOG) Valuing a company is difficult and associated with a lot of work. When I’m sneaking around social media and read about investments young investors make, …

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Investor or Speculator – What are you?

All too often people believe they are investing while they are actually speculating. Being an investor or speculator is different and everyone should know what he is or wants to be. His strategy and success depends on it. Being an investor or speculator is more important than people may believe. And to know what you are is even more important, because …

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Successful investing for ordinary people – Is it possible?

Not everybody is convinced that investing on your own by choosing individual stocks could be successful for ordinary people. I’m of a different opinion. Today, I tell you why! When you’re young and at the beginning of your investment career, you’re enthusiastic and maybe driven by the wish to become rich for whatever reason. You start to read and learn …