Joseph Hogue, CFA

Forget Peer Lending, Get Crowdfunding Instead!

Crowdfunding can be a great alternative to a peer loan for people that need money for a project or business idea. Peer lending has had a record year and is ... Read more

7 Part-Time Work from Home Jobs that Start this Week

Great part-time jobs you can get within a week, work from home and make excellent money. Have more free time and still pay the bills.

5 Reasons Not to Give Your Kids an Allowance

Don't give your kids an allowance just because you received one. You might not want to provide them with one at all. I received an allowance as a kid. Unfortunately, ... Read more
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Why Dividend Stocks are Your Best Bet in Investing

Dividend stocks offer four huge advantages over other investments and should be a part of everyone's financial plan. Is it any surprise that dividend stocks have been one of the ... Read more
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How to Make a Step by Step Investing Strategy [Simple Steps]

Follow this step-by-step investing strategy to create a portfolio suitable for your needs. In last week's post, we already set up the four reasons why dividend stocks are your best ... Read more
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When the Hustle Becomes your Life

Can the secret to financial independence be in more work instead of less? This is going to sound ridiculous but bear with me. The last two years have completely changed ... Read more
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3 Dividend Investing Strategies for Safety and Returns

Check out these three dividend investing strategies for safety and return. I love dividend stocks, but with more than 7,000 companies paying a dividend, finding the best investment for a ... Read more
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Stress Free Investing without Watching Stocks

Managing your stock investments doesn't have to be a daily pain. Rebalance once a year for stress-free investing We've covered reasons to start investing and creating a step-by-step investing strategy, but ... Read more
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Veterans Win the War on Small Business Loans

StreetShares brings new opportunities to veterans with an innovative approach to peer lending and small business loans. Our post today comes from an interview I had with Mark L. Rockefeller, ... Read more
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Realistic Retirement Planning: Getting Your Sandy Beaches NOW

Retirement planning doesn't have to be something that costs you a Sunday afternoon. Take a few minutes to work through your retirement needs and build a plan to get you ... Read more