You can get rich quick through day-trading, but it carries significant risk. Phil Town Published 6:00 am CDT, Sunday, August 19, 2018 Photo: Entrepreneur Network Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Entrepreneur Network Which Is Better, Day-Trading or Investing Long-Term? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery There is more than one way to approach the stock market, and many different schools of thought exist on how best to make money when buying and selling securities. One method that often gets a lot of attention is day-trading. On one hand, day-trading is lauded as the best way to get rich quick. On the other hand, there are countless warnings about the dire risks of day-trading. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Phil Town breaks down the differences, benefits and risks of day-trading and long-term … [Read more...] about Which Is Better, Day-Trading or Investing Long-Term?
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump gave a splashy launch Monday to her public awareness campaign to help children, calling it "Be Best." In a rare twist on their White House roles, she commanded the Rose Garden lectern while President Donald Trump watched from the audience. The first lady said the "Be Best" campaign will focus on childhood well-being, social media use and opioid abuse. "As a mother and as first lady, it concerns me that in today's fast-paced and ever-connected world, children can be less prepared to express or manage their emotions and oftentimes turn to forms of destructive or addictive behavior such as bullying, drug addiction or even suicide," she said. "I feel strongly that as adults, we can and should 'be best' at educating our children about the importance of a healthy and balanced life," she added. Trump embraced his wife after she finished her speech and kissed her cheeks five times in a rare public display of affection. They held hands as they walked into … [Read more...] about Melania Trump debuts ‘Be Best’ campaign for kids’ well-being
Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters Endorses Worthy The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters publicly endorsed Walker Worthy Jr. for mayor. “We are pleased to endorse Walker Worthy’s election bid for mayor of Trenton and will fully support his campaign through get out the vote efforts,” Mercer County Freeholder and Carpenters Local 254 President Anthony Verrelli said in a written statement. “Walker Worthy believes in supporting strong workers’ rights and we look forward to working with him when he’s elected as the Mayor of Trenton.” The Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters represents nearly 40,000 men and women in New Jersey, Delaware and significant portions of New York, Maryland and Pennsylvania. It is one of the largest trade unions on the east coast and equips professional workers with the skills, expertise and safety training that is demanded in today’s construction industry. Advertisement “Trenton is … [Read more...] about Worthy announces open-door policy, picks up endorsement; Perez unveils platform for good government: Trenton Election Rumblings
The average lifespan of an S&P 500 company is less than 20 years. That makes successfully picking stocks to hold for decades hard. Even the most dominant companies of today could be relegated to the dustbin of history within a generation. The best an investor can do is pick stocks that have some sort of competitive advantage and hold on tight. If you're looking for ideas, three of our Foolish investors think Shopify (NYSE: SHOP), Vail Resorts (NYSE: MTN), and Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU) are great stocks to hold for decades. Here's why. Image source: Vail Resorts. The one-stop shop for digitizing a business Leo Sun (Shopify): Shopify helps companies design, set up, and run online stores. It also lets them process orders, payments, and shipments, run marketing campaigns, and build customer relationships with its expanding ecosystem of tools. Shopify, founded in 2004, has a first mover's advantage in this space. Smaller rivals such as Bigcommerce and Magento lack Shopify's scale … [Read more...] about 3 Growth Stocks Worth Owning for the Next 50 Years
Libby Kane, provided by Published 7:46 am, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 Courtesy of Mike Zima Mike Zima always dreamed of moving from the US to Europe. To supplement his household income during a potential move, he started digital consulting on Fiverr, a platform for freelance and remote work. Today, he lives in Mallorca, Spain; owns his own digital media business; and does all of his work remotely. "We were floating like ducks in the warm water, and Chicago was an ice palace we didn't want to return to," he told Business Insider. "We wanted to be happy when we come home. To be fair, Chicago has good deep dish pizza, but we weren't happy coming home when we could have a better life." Local Channel Now Playing: Now Playing Woman in England surprised with tickets to see Rascal Flatts at San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo mysa San Antonio man records burglar breaking into home, shares over social mysa San Antonio firefighters escape home engulfed in … [Read more...] about A 30-year-old who quit corporate life to earn 6 figures working remotely from a Mediterranean island shares his best advice on turning a side job into a full-time gig