The bottom line is that the stock market and economy are both incredibly complex. It’s impossible to quickly determine its health using just one number, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average does just that. Criticisms aside, it’s used by economists and financial institutions around the world and is likely to stay America’s leading economic indicator.
I’ve received a ton of questions about Bitcoin in the past week or so. Given that most of our Zing readers are financially curious and engaged people, I thought a quick recap of what Bitcoin is and what it might mean could be helpful to some of you.
It’s time to face facts. It is now December. It is going to snow. And you need to be prepared to dig your way out of whatever icy mayhem this winter offers. Sure, you can toil away in the elements with a shovel, or you can upgrade to a snow blower and handle feet upon feet of snow with ease. This helpful guide will have you tossing snow like a pro in no time.
If you’re like me, you hate the idea of paying full price for anything. In fact, even getting just a good deal isn’t good enough – I want the best deal, and nothing grinds my gears more than feeling like I’ve overpaid. Take a look at the three no-fail tips in this article and get ready to kiss your full-price days goodbye!
With Black Friday approaching in the midst of holiday shopping, many are still choosing between an Xbox One or a PlayStation 4. Which one is best for you? Read our breakdown of the two new consoles to spare some cash around the holidays.
You don’t have to accept the stresses that come along with holiday shopping. This year, avoid that stress while still making your child happy as a clam on Christmas morning by putting these shopping tips to use!
The Big Apple, Gotham, The City That Never Sleeps – whatever you call it, New York City is a place that everyone should visit at some point in their life. The trouble is that visiting New York City can potentially put a damper on your bank account. I recently visited a few friends and family in Brooklyn and actually managed to come out under budget. It’s possible to eat, drink, explore and shop in New York for a reasonable price, so follow this guide for my best tips.
One of the great things about technology is how easy it makes everything. You can do almost anything with the help of the latest technology. That includes sending money. Here are four of your options when it comes to sending money to others.
Whether you’re already full of Christmas cheer and singing loud for all to hear, or if you prefer everything in due time, the fact is that Christmas is right around the corner. The time to start shopping, or at least planning your Christmas list, is here, and the Zing Blog is ready to help you out with a list of 2013’s best Christmas gifts.
Presumably you’ve worked hard for your money, so why not try and make it work hard for you? So what is this thing called investing, and how would someone go about doing it? More importantly, is investing something you should get involved in?