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Cryptocurrency & Smart Contracts: How the World is Changing

10 May 2020 1 minute read comments TrevorFrench

At this point, you have likely heard of cryptocurrencies paired with stories of wild speculation; however, there is much more to the phenomenon than just fortune-hunters. Intelligent developers across the globe are leveraging the underlying blockcha...

Robinhood is Losing to Webull

3 May 2020 2 minute read comments TrevorFrench

In the battle to create a better way to invest online, Robinhood is losing to Webull — Here’s why: Data Not only does Webull provide a much more comprehensive data service (complete with financials, charting, and technical indicators), Robinhood oft...

Presidential Stock Market Returns

3 May 2020 1 minute read comments TrevorFrench

Can the performance of U.S. presidents be measured by stock market performance? How has the market performed throughout the tenure of various presidents? The following representation displays the returns of the S&P 500 during each of the presidential...

How to Develop Mental Toughness in One Easy Step

2 May 2020 1 minute read comments TrevorFrench

Before I reveal to you the magic secret to becoming mentally “tough”, let me describe to you what exactly mental toughness is. You may hear different people defining the concept in different ways. Some would call it synonymous with words such as “str...

What We Can Learn from the GDP Numbers

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read comments TrevorFrench

The advance estimates for the nation’s 2020 first quarter GDP came out today. A few notable highlights included: Real GDP decreased by 4.8% from the previous quarter. People are saving more — the personal saving rate came in at 9.6% (compared to th...

What is Beta and How Can it Make You a More Intentional Investor?

29 Apr 2020 1 minute read comments TrevorFrench

Beta (β) is the Greek letter which symbolizes coefficients. It’s commonly referred to in the investment community as it essentially allows investors to “turn the dial” on how defensive/aggressive their portfolios are. This isn’t meant to be a techni...

How I Completed Half of my M.S. in Two Months

28 Apr 2020 2 minute read comments TrevorFrench

The choice to pursue my Master’s Degree was fueled by a desire to maintain a competitive edge, not to lose relevance in the job market, and to ensure I didn’t get stuck in the first job I accepted after undergrad. However, I’m not sure I would have...

Cash App is the Fintech Disruption We Need

28 Apr 2020 1 minute read comments TrevorFrench

Well-established industries provide the infrastructure, consistency, and expertise to keep our economy chugging along; however, every so often it becomes necessary for these incumbents to be challenged. This necessity could arise from bloated operat...