What’s an IRA and How to Open One

My first investment was through an IRA, which stands for Individual Retirement Account, over 15 years ago. I started with that because it was easy to use as a novice investor. I didn’t know much about the ins and outs of IRAs, so once I understood more, I was able to switch companies and make … Continue reading What’s an IRA and How to Open One

Why I Thought Investing was Only for Rich People

Investing was never talked about at home, besides my grandmother saying she wanted her money in the bank because investing was “dangerous." I understood that by dangerous she meant risky and that she could not take any risk to lose what she had.