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BROKER-DEALER investing wednesday word of the week Dec 18, 2019

Definition 
A broker-dealer is any person or firm engaged in the business of buying and selling securities for the accounts of others or its own account. 

Why It's Important
You may be...

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EPISODE 21 - LET'S TALK INVESTING WITH ANGELA MATTHEWS investing podcasts Dec 12, 2019

Oh, investing!  This is Tiffany's absolute favorite topic to talk about.  Angela Matthews sits down with her to discuss how she got started and some strategies she uses to make smarter...

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GUEST ARTICLE : HOW SMART MILLENNIALS ARE GOING TO BE FINANCIALLY INDEPENDENT money management personal finance Dec 11, 2019

GUEST ARTICLE: HOW SMART MILLENNIALS ARE TO BE FINANCIALLY INDEPENDENT

What is your current age? Is it between 22 to 37 years? You are a millennial for sure. Yes, friend, I am a millennial too. Do you know an interesting fact about us? We are currently the biggest...

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FIRE (FINANCIALLY INDEPENDENT, RETIRE EARLY) MOVEMENT personal debt wednesday word of the week Dec 11, 2019

Definition 
The FIRE movement is a school of thought where you aim to become debt-free (financially independent) and retire as early as possible, typically before age 35. 

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EPISODE 20 - THE GROWN-UP GAP YEAR WITH STEPHANIE PERRY money management podcasts Dec 05, 2019

Have you ever wanted to take a year off from work to just travel?  Join Tiffany as she talks to Stephanie Perry, who did just that and now shows others how to do the same.  Learn about...

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PHILANTHROPY wednesday word of the week Dec 04, 2019

Definition 
Philanthropy is the desire to promote the welfare of others, typically in the form of monetary gifts and donations.

Why It's Important
Yesterday was Giving Tuesday! If you don't know...

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EPISODE 19 - MONEY AFTER DIVORCE WITH KRISTA GOODRICH AND GRACE EVERITT podcasts Nov 21, 2019

In this episode, Tiffany interviews two guests!  Krista Goodrich and Grace Everitt talk about the tough topic of divorce.  Find out how these two ladies made it through some financially...

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TURNOVER RATIO investing wednesday word of the week Nov 20, 2019

Definition 
A portfolio's turnover rate measures the level of buying and selling of investments. You will typically see a turnover ratio when analyzing mutual and index...

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EPISODE 18 - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT INSURANCE WITH ACQUANIA ESCARNE financial coaching podcasts Nov 14, 2019

Insurance, insurance, insurance!  Join Tiffany as she talks insurance with Acquania Escarne, a licensed insurance agent.  They discuss everything from term life to whole life and even...

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TRANSACTION FEE wednesday word of the week Nov 13, 2019

Definition
A transaction fee is a fee charged by a brokerage firm for every trade that takes place. These fees can range from $0 to $9.95, depending on the firm.

Why It's Important
Transaction fees...

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EPISODE 17 - MONEY IN THE MILITARY WITH JANEIL PIERRE podcasts work benefits Nov 07, 2019

The military offers a lot of perks, but sometimes those perks can lead to irresponsibility when it comes to money.  Join Tiffany as she speaks with former soldier Janeil Pierre as they unpack...

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MUTUAL FUNDS investing wednesday word of the week Nov 06, 2019

Definition
A mutual fund is a pool of managed investments. These funds are usually managed by a portfolio manager to keep them in line with their investment objectives.

Why It's Important
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