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Investing in Real Estate Stocks

Investing in Real Estate Stocks

An Intro To Investing In REITs Real estate investment trusts or REITs allow individual investors to invest in real estate without owning an entire piece of real estate, such as a building. Congress established REITs in the 1960s to open up real estate investment to...

How Quarantine Has Shaped the Economy

How Quarantine Has Shaped the Economy

The Black Death, Influenza and the Swine Flu are some of the many contagious disease processes that had a dramatic effect on human populations around the world. In an effort to reduce the spread of the Covid-19 virus, communities, cities and local governments in the...

A Look into Interest Rates

A Look into Interest Rates

Consumers have many choices when it comes to signing up for a credit card. While the benefits of using one are obvious, the associated interest rates and hidden fees can influence a person's likelihood when choosing a new credit card. As the Federal Reserve raises...

When to See an Accountant

When to See an Accountant

Although individuals are not required to keep financial records, it is still important to keep track of your financial activities. For instance, if you have a bank account or credit card, you may not notice an inaccurate statement or that you have a poor credit score....