Active vs Passive Investing: A Case Study
Sandy, an Investor Insights Elite member, asked a great question on our group coaching call today. “What is the main[...]
3 Cannabis Funds for Passive Investors
Today we're talking about cannabis funds. Yep, did you ever think you'd see publicly-traded cannabis funds in your lifetime? Me[...]
The Year of the Bot?
As an investor and online marketer, I've been hearing a lot about "bots" in the last few years. Robo-advisors are[...]
How To Invest in Antique Books
Do you consider yourself a bibliophile? Do you smell books when you first buy them new? Or, perhaps more relevant,[...]
Top Websites for Safe Short-Term Investing
Investing is fun and can lead to serious windfalls. But sometimes it can feel like it’s taking forever for your[...]
How to Invest in Vintage Guitars
Recently, the world was shocked to learn that famed guitar company Gibson was facing bankruptcy. It felt like the end[...]
The Stock Split Advantage
Today, we’re talking about a stock split. A market event that on its face, looks like nothing. It doesn’t affect[...]
The Power of Dividends
For many people, choosing where to invest is a hard decision. Should you invest in a company that may grow[...]
How to Open a Brokerage Account
There are lots of ways to begin investing. But one of the most popular is investing in publicly traded stocks[...]
How to Invest in Precious Metals
When you think about metal, what do you think of? Yeah, us too. But if you’re an investor, it’s all[...]
Get Your Side Hustle On
Ever heard of a "side hustle?" We hear so much about them nowadays, about how all of our neighbors are[...]
Passive Investing: Get Rich Without Quitting Your Job
Lots of us want to make money investing. But sadly, most of us have a day job. You may have[...]
Insights Guide to Investing in Cannabis
California opened the doors to legal recreational cannabis on January 1st, and the state’s economy AND those of us investing[...]
The Best Performing Cryptos of 2017
One of the hottest topics around the Investor Insights is cryptocurrencies. We invest in cryptos and have made great returns[...]
Investing With the Stars
Want to be on the next season of Investing With the Stars? Join their investing syndicates! Startups are cropping up[...]
How to Make Six Figures on Airbnb
Last year, my friend Brian Page told me he makes six figures on Airbnb. Every year. My reaction was, let's[...]
How to Make Money on Somebody Else’s Lawsuit
In 2012, the online publication Gawker published excerpts from pro wrestler, Hulk Hogan’s sex tape. When Hogan (whose legal name[...]
The Beginner's Guide to Investing in Wine
Wine may not be the first thing you think of when diversifying your portfolio. But if you have an eye[...]
How to Become An Angel Investor Online
When you hear the term “angel investor”, what comes to your mind? For many people, it will bring visions of[...]
You’re Not Tardy for the Bitcoin Party
When Bitcoin reached and exceeded $10,000 dollars per coin, you may have been wondering if you missed your chance to[...]
What is a Blockchain and Why Should I Care
Mike Butcher was about to get paid for a graphic design job, when the unthinkable happened. PayPal froze his account.[...]
How to Buy Houses Like Stock
If you’ve ever thought about investing in real estate, but changed your mind because it might be too hard or[...]
How to Make Money as a Private Lender to Public Companies
Baby Bonds: Your Guide to Exchange Traded Debt Securities. Many beginner investors want to start with low-risk investments. But how[...]
10 Years to Retirement? Investment Tips to Get You There
We’re more and more conscious these days about being well-prepared for a comfortable retirement. We’re looking at tips for that final 10 years:
Your Guide to Investing in Penny Stocks
Investing in penny stocks is a risky proposition. Here’s what potential investors should know first:
2 Investment Management Tools for P2P Lenders
Managing a P2P lending portfolio can be hard work - here’s how having the right tools can help:
How to Read a 10K Report
Knowing how to read a 10-K report is an important skill for stock investors. Here’s what I look for:
How to Invest in Royalties
This year Ed Sheeran has the top two hits of 2017. His song, “Shape Of You” has earned $2.6 million[...]
How to Go from Landlord to Banker with Wrap Mortgages
Tired of the hassles associated with being a landlord? There is another way to make money from your property, with a wrap mortgage:
4 Startup Crowdfunding Platforms and How to Use Them
How does startup crowdfunding work? Here’s a quick rundown for investors:
How to Make Money with Options on Stock Splits
What happens for investors when stocks are split? We’re taking a look at how they work and how investors can profit.
How to Start a Real Estate Note Fund
Looking for an alternative to purchasing investment property? Real estate notes can be an option for investors sick of “toilets, trash, and tenants.”
Why You Don't Need as Much as You Think to Invest
Think you need a spot on a Forbes list or a trust fund to invest? You need a lot less than you might think...
How I Evaluate Startups for Seed Funding
Startup investing is inherently risky, so it’s a good idea to have some criteria for doing so. Here are mine:
How to Make Money Investing on Prosper
Is P2P lending a good investment strategy for you? Here’s how investing with Prosper works.
How to Make Money with Covered Calls
Would you be interested in a way to make some more immediate income from your shares? Covered calls might be a good option for you...
A “How To” Guide for Investing in Tax Liens
Is tax lien investing a good option for you? Here’s the low-down on how it works.
Bank On Yourself With Whole Life Insurance
Is this the “secret” ingredient missing from your real estate business and personal finances? We love real estate because it[...]
New Rules for Real Estate Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding for real estate is a billion-dollar industry. And guess what… This creative financing technique will continue to grow thanks[...]
Getting the Money is an Amazon #1 Best-Seller
My new book, Getting the Money: The Simple System for Getting Private Money for Your Real Estate Deals, hit the[...]
Top 13 Real Estate Crowdfunding Sites
Crowdfunding is popping up all over the place, and in just about every industry imaginable. So I wanted to take[...]
Equity Investors vs. Debt Investors: What’s the Difference?
The subject of private money is a broad one and one that is vitally important to the success of any[...]
My Mentor is in Prison
I’ve always had a voracious appetite for learning. Back in the early ‘90’s I started researching stock trading and real[...]