Sometimes the most important factor in making a good deal is access to financing, and private lenders might offer easier access than banks.
CYNK stock fell dramatically after a two-week halt in trading. Information is scant about the firm and what pushed it to a one-time $6 billion market cap.
Several new firms are touting robo-advisers that can manage your investments. The price is right, but are you ready to give up a live financial adviser?
Gold? No. Oil? No. We're talking a truly vital commodity, one with long-term potential to rise in price. And now, you can easily add it to your portfolio.
The art abandonment movement is about liberating original pieces of art -- for free -- to people who will love them.
In one sentence, California legalizes virtual currencies like bitcoin and community currencies. The world's eighth-largest economy is setting a trend.
We may be one of the few countries in the world to call it soccer but we, like the rest of the world, are starting to get a kick out of the sport.
There are probably billions of dollars in seemingly obsolete foreign currency in the U.S. just waiting to be found and converted into cold hard cash.
Folks on TV shows like "American Pickers" who claim their collections are their retirement portfolio are living in a risky world.
A decade ago, Chance Rides was flagging, so the family running the amusement ride business started daily meetings -- a ritual that continues to this day.
Dogecoin started as a joke, but now, its backers say they intend it to become a serious currency for ordinary transactions - and not, like bitcoin, a speculative investment.
Gold rose Friday ahead of a series of speeches by Federal Reserve officials but was still on track for its biggest weekly fall since November.
Songs from artists like Adele and Katy Perry can generate big bucks for the folks who write them. But the money side of the music biz has some quirks as odd as Gaga's outfits.
Bitcoin and businesses surrounding it have had it tough lately. But allow us to present two reasons not to count out the virtual currency yet: Marc Andreessen and Fred Wilson.
The real estate crash soured many people on buying houses to fix up and flip, but restoring and flipping classic cars is more popular than ever.
You may have heard that the virtual currency bitcoin is "mined" by computers. But how exactly does that work? Jon Steinberg explains, and shows how easy it is to do.
For much of its half-century history, the NEA has been steeped in controversy, in part because of the projects it funds. But is the agency still relevant?
If you're looking abroad for high profit potential (and you should, because that's where the growth is) there's one country you really need to consider. Hint: It's not a BRIC.
If you miss the good old days when you could buy safe, secure bonds or CDs and earn enough to make it worthwhile, you should check out the many benefits of preferred stock.
"Save Ferris" is cool. "Invest, Ferris" is better. Here are 6 scenarios examining how much the clever rebel might've earned investing the $50,000 raised...
Entrepreneurs and startup companies looking for backing will be able to solicit small investments over the Internet, under a new proposal unveiled by U.S. regulators.
At American Civics Exchange, investors can buy and sell "shares" of likely developments in Washington. But are these investments any more telling than those on Wall...