Financial Planning, Millennials

8 Mind Blowing Stats Around Personal Finance and Investing That Will Change How You Handle Your Own Finances

1. “Only 42% of stocks over their entire lifetimes provide a higher return than one-month Treasuries, and more than half provide negative lifetime returns” Think about this, 1 of every 2 stocks has a negative return. Yet, most people think they can pick the winners from reading a couple blog posts or scanning through twitter. It’s not that easy. This…

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Big Picture, Financial Planning, Millennials

The Job Market Is On Fire Right Now: How To Take Advantage Of That

“Employers posted a record 11.5 million job openings in March and the United States now has an unprecedented two job openings for every 1 person who is unemployed.” – Washington AP You heard that right. There are currently 2 jobs available for every 1 person unemployed, meaning we are in an employees’ market. Companies are looking to hire and are…

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