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UNest Review: Invest for Your Kid’s Future

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - UNest is an app that helps you save for your child’s future. When UNest was founded, it focused on 529 Savings Plans, a common type of tax-advantaged account designed to help you save for future college expenses on behalf of a beneficiary. However, while 529 plans offer a lot of tax advantages, they are restrictive. That is […]

What are the benefits of investing in real estate?

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Real estate can be a valuable part of a well-diversified portfolio and generally has a risk and return profile that falls between that of stocks and bonds. Here are a few key benefits of real estate:  Real estate is a physical thing, unlike stocks and bonds. This adds stability—because it’s a tangible asset, it will […]

How Risk Averse Are You?

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - All of the recent hype surrounding Gamestop, cryptocurrency, non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and meme stocks made me question – is anyone risk averse anymore? Does anyone value consistent returns over the 50/50 gamble to win big or lose it all? Of course, I know the answer is “yes.” There are over $4 trillion in passive funds right now, which […]

Negative Net Worth: Is it Always a Bad Thing?

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Your net worth is one of many financial ratios that is important to measure. But, unfortunately, having a negative net worth is probably more common than you think. A common example of someone who would have a negative net worth is a 20-year old who just graduated from college and needed to use student loans […]

Needs vs Wants: Building a Budget for Both

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Defining the difference between needs vs. wants is an essential step when you are building a budget. And while this is usually a straightforward determination, there can be nuance between the two depending on your situation. On top of that, wants and needs together make up the total costs within your budget, and are where […]

How to Get Rich: 8 Steps to Take

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Do you want to know how to get rich? (Of course! Don’t we all?) While you may think getting “rich” is impossible, the truth is that with consistency and discipline, almost anyone can drastically improve their financial lives and may even build substantial wealth. While there are a few tricks to becoming wealthy, and some […]

Debt Snowball vs Debt Avalanche: Which Should You Choose?

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Before we dive in, it’s important to note that these debt payoff methods only work if you have extra money each month to pay towards debt. It also only works if you have more than one type of debt to pay off. If you have only one type of debt, your extra monthly payment would […]

John Krasinski Net Worth: 3 Lessons from His Path to Wealth

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - John Krasinski Net Worth 2021: $80 million. John Krasinski is most well known for his role as Jim Halpert on NBC’s hit sitcom The Office. The show aired from 2005 to 2013, and while this role may be what got John Krasinksi his start, it certainly wasn’t the only thing that contributed to his success […]

Titan Invest Review: How to Invest Like a Hedge Fund

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Index investing is my preferred investment strategy, but of course, that doesn’t mean it’s the only good strategy. Many investors have had success investing in cryptocurrency, real estate, and by actively selecting individual stocks. Titan Invest is a new investment management firm that focuses on the last investment option mentioned above – actively selecting stocks. […]

Buy Now Pay Later Apps: What’s the Catch?

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https://www.juststartinvesting.com - Buy now pay later apps like Klarna, Afterpay, and Affirm might seem like great products for consumers and businesses alike, but they come with a catch. For consumers, these apps can help you pay for big-ticket items like a new mattress or television by breaking down the purchase into smaller, more manageable payments. However, these […]