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Don’t Forget the Tried-and-True Value of Compounding Interest Lionsgate Advisors

Don’t Forget the Tried-and-True Value of Compounding Interest

January 30, 2023
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If you forgot what compounding interest was, let’s refresh. Compounding interest is the process by which the interest earned on an investment is reinvested so that the initial investment grows over time. It may not seem like it, but compounding returns is a powerful tool that can significantly increase the value of an investment over […]

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What You Need to Know About the State of the Crypto Industry Lionsgate Advisors

What You Need to Know About the State of the Crypto Industry

December 26, 2022
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2022 was a reckoning for the crypto industry. Cryptocurrencies deemed stable collapsed while proof of overly risky, shady, and even fraudulent practices emerged among some of the most established crypto companies. Instead of getting into the weeds of what the technology of crypto is or the genesis behind its creation, it’s more important to understand […]

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2 Reasons the Generic 60/40 Portfolio Fails LionsGate Advisors

2 Reasons the Generic 60/40 Portfolio Fails

December 19, 2022
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Starting out your investing journey, you may have been advised to follow the 60/40 allocation strategy. This strategy tells you to put 60% of your portfolio in equities and 40% in bonds or other fixed-income offerings. For decades, this strategy has been revered for its balance, offering high growth potential from stocks and a safety […]

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3 Factors to Know for Rising Interest Rate Conditions Lionsgate Advisors

3 Factors to Know for Rising Interest Rate Conditions

December 12, 2022
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The 2022 economy has broken multiple records, first, with the highest inflation rate in 40 years, and now, the highest federal reserve interest rates since 2008.[1] In efforts to curb raging inflation, the US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates six times in 2022, reaching a target of 3.75% in November.[2] This rise in the […]

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What You Need to Know about Index Funds and Mutual Funds Lionsgate Advisors

What You Need to Know about Index Funds and Mutual Funds

December 5, 2022
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On their surfaces, index funds and mutual funds may seem interchangeable. Both offer diversification of assets and are commonly invested in a basket of stocks that aim to meet a certain investment goal. However, there are many key distinctions that separate an index fund from a mutual fund – distinctions that may be crucial to […]

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