Why Join the Financial Planning Association?

Financial Advisor Why Join the Financial Planning Association? Why join the Financial Planning Association? We asked their 2018 President, Frank Paré, CFP®, to explain what advisors can expect from a membership with the leadership organization. Investing Preference and Ordinary Shares Preferred shareholders have a higher priority claim to the assets of a corporation in case … Read more

3 Ways You Can Invest in Costa Rica from Abroad

Costa Rica has seen a recent increase in foreign direct investment, especially in the areas of technology, manufacturing and infrastructure. This is mostly due to the establishment of the several free zones where businesses can gain incentives and exemptions to operate. The creation of the Dominican Republic-Central America Free Trade Act (CAFTA-DR) also helps promote stronger trade … Read more

Strategies to Trade the Nasdaq Index

In the span of a few short decades, the technology industry has spawned some of the world’s largest companies—household names like Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Google (GOOG), Facebook (FB), Amazon.com (AMZN), Intel (INTC), and Qualcomm (QCOM). The Nasdaq is by far the best-known technology index in the world, although it also contains a notable number of biotechnology, … Read more