Green model car on a stack of coins, representing the wasted money spent on a leased car, which is one of the reasons to not lease a car

Summary: Leasing a car can be a good option for some people, but it’s certainly not for everyone. Leasing comes with fees for breaking the lease early, mileage caps, and responsibility for maintenance costs. And while leasing may seem cheaper at first, you’ll likely have to pay higher interest rates and insurance premiums with a […]

Financial advisor reviewing Roth IRA paperwork with a client, explaining how a Roth IRA can lose money

Summary: Yes, you can lose money in a Roth IRA due to market fluctuations and early withdrawal penalties. Since these accounts are meant for retirement, you can also lose money if you withdraw from your Roth IRA before the account matures. To avoid these problems, don’t withdraw from your Roth IRA until after 59½, diversify […]

Business employs deciding whether to approach private equity firms vs. investment bankers

Article Summary: Private equity and investment banking are both ways that businesses find, develop, and grow capital. Each method requires a different strategy to reach the end goal of raising capital and creating revenue for investors. Are you looking for an exit opportunity from a business, or to raise capital for a company? Private equity […]