All posts filed under: Finance

3 Sites That Are Great for Starting A Solid Financial Foundation for Boss Women

Stocks, mutual funds, treasury bonds? Sounds like a foreign language to many, and to more than a few probably intimidating. Luckily, there are great resources to help future investors on where and how to invest their money to start an investment portfolio. Computershare This site is great for new investors who are interested in gaining insight on how to start investing in companies such as Walmart, Johnson & Johnson, and Caterpillar. The site is super user friendly and allows users to gain insight on performance on stock options prior to investing. Feel free to sign up for the eco friendly paperless option when it comes to receiving information from the site. Scottrade, Inc. Not quite ready to tackle the world of investing on your own yet? No worries! Scottrade Inc, a prized investment platform that has been around since 1980, offers future and current clients one on one consultations with a wealth advisor. Whether your interest revolves around having a hefty retirement fund, or ways to grow your money further Scottrade offers a wide range of services to get …

The CPA Credential & What It Means to Business Today

Business is always evolving, especially in today’s global market of tech startups, small businesses and multi-million dollar corporations. It’s interesting to see the evolution of our nation’s economy and how we continue to strategize our creativity so that it can pivot into the next decade of innovation. ( Forbes magazine can update you in a split second.)  As I study for my exams, I can’t help to think, how and when will my business credentials help me expand on my inner talents. I’m an analyzer by nature and detailed oriented to a degree. I’ve learned a few interesting pointers that have stood out in understanding how the CPA credential has expanded outside of its traditional format of being the introverted “bean counter”. The CPA credential helps establish a expertise in a designated field of finance, business law, technology, and well any field! Need help with understanding expenses and long term debt you might be taking on with your new Merger and Acquisition? No problem. Are you interested in learning about investing in a company but need to …