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What Is Strategic Asset Allocation? Definition + Allocation Strategies

Strategic asset allocation is the practice of setting a goal for each of your asset classes (e.g., stocks, bonds, cash), and rebalancing it every year as you realize earnings on your investments. This is a great tactic if you want to: Focus on long-term financial goals Enjoy a hands-off approach to your portfolio — and not wring […]

How to Choose a Career that You’ll Love (even if you don’t know what you want to do)

How do most people choose a career? Well…they don’t. They stumble into a job after college, take whatever they can get, then follow one of the few paths available from that random job. No wonder most people are frustrated in their careers. But there actually IS a way to narrow down your potential interests to […]

The 15 Most Promising Jobs for Employment and Pay Growth in 2021

ImageFlow / Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly affected the U.S. job market, and its impact will likely be felt for some time. After publishing 2019-2029 job projections in the fall of 2020 that did not capture the effects of the pandemic, the Bureau of Labor Statistics […]

The 15 Best U.S. States to Mine Cryptocurrency

Tom Stepanov / Editor’s Note: Error: Partner attribution requires a canonical URL but none was specified. Cryptocurrency (or “crypto”) refers to digital currencies that can be used to buy regular goods and services. But instead of relying on paper money or banks to complete transactions, cryptocurrencies make use of a decentralized online ledger to […]

How to Create Multiple Streams of Income

ViDI Studio / Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on Nearly half of all Americans depend on secondary work to get by. This is largely hidden from Bureau of Labor Statistics and U.S. Census Bureau data. According to census data, 7.8% of Americans work more than one job. Having multiple streams of income […]

Vermont Is Offering Workers $7,500 to Move There

Erika J Mitchell / Vermont is looking for more workers, and it’s willing to pay. New residents of the Green Mountain State can get up to $7,500 if they’re up for working in short-staffed industries like childcare, construction or restaurants. It’s a sweet deal for those interested in relocating to what’s generally considered the […]