Investing Fincap Fridays

FinCap Friday: The Raging Bull

From 2009 to 2018 the S&P 500 more than quadrupled. Unfortunately not many young people take advantage of the high ROI through investing in the stock market.

FinCap Friday: Playing With F.I.R.E.

A community called Financially Independent, Retire Young is a group of very young people that are able to retire early. They do this by saving and investing a majority of their earnings and are now able to live off of that money.

FinCap Friday: The $17 Million Pizza

Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency. While some people have been able to make millions off of bitcoin there are still many dangers. This makes it important to learn about all the dangers before ever investing in bitcoin.

FinCap Friday: Is I.P.O. the Way To Go?

People are always interested in companies that decide to do an IPO or inital public offering. This is when companies decide to sell stock on the stock market. However, this may not be the safest investment making.

FinCap Friday: Strong Shoe Game

Many young adults are interested in sneaker collecting. This has led to the price of limited editions sneakers to skyrocket and what initially could have been purchased for around a hundred dollars can now be resold for thousands.

FinCap Friday: Bonds, Lame Bonds

Bonds lend your money to a company or to the government, and they pay you back later with some interest. However there are negative interest rate bonds, which are bought by people who are afraid of investing in riskier investments.

FinCap Friday: Gaming Gone Global

Many people choose to invest in gaming companies, as its market is worth a lot. There are funds where you invest in many different companies, so for those who want to invest but don't know much about games, this can be profitable.

FinCap Friday: When the Mean is Nice

Active funds are investing in individual stocks, which is risky as the companies chosen might not do well. Index funds are accounts with lower fees that takes the average of the stock market making it a safer option.

FinCap Friday: Capitalizing on Coronavirus

The Coronavirus pandemic is having a global impact. America has seen its biggest stock market drop since the 2008 financial crisis, and companies who depend on factories in China are now stuck with no supply for demand.

FinCap Friday: Wanna Split An Apple?

There has been a buzz around two of the largest companies in the US stock market, Apple and Tesla. Many investors and non-investors alike are chatting more and more about recent news related to these companies.

FinCap Friday: Say "OK" to the 401k

New data from Fidelity shows a trend with millionaires who have used 401k accounts to build their wealth. But what are 401k accounts and how can young professionals use them wisely to become the next generation of millionaires?