Category: Investment

What Makes Warren Buffett Such a Successful Investor?

Warren Buffett’s style of investing is certainly not the be-all and end-all of investment philosophies, and indeed some of his ideas about investing have come under scrutiny by Wall Street traders and financial pundits. He’s lucky, they say. He has good PR, they say. But ther...

Real Estate Investment: Choosing a Destination

With property prices in the US believed on the way to a six percent rise this year, it’s clear to see why many people consider real estate to be the ultimate asset class for their investment cash. While there’s no certainty when it comes to investment,…...

A Guide to Using Home Equity to Buy an Investment Property

Do you have your eyes set on a property investment opportunity but you’re struggling with your finances? Saving for a down-payment can be a major hassle for many. However, ask any property guru and you’ll find that the key is to access your home equity....

Equity Investors and Interest Rates: What You Need to Know

Seasoned investors and novices alike know that the risks involved with investment come partly from the largely unpredictable nature of interest rates and bond prices. While using a strategy based on trying to exploit these fluctuations will often prove fruitless, you may still be...

Small Investment Ideas for Average Income Earners

It’s a common misunderstanding that investing requires a large amount of capital. Technically speaking, you can start investing with just a dollar. The average income earner typically invests thousands of dollars or less. If you don’t have more than $10,000, don’t be discou...