Author Archives: Darren Marchal

How to Set a Budget for Your Investment Portfolio

We all have budgets to think about. Whether you’re just getting started with a new strategy to build your long-term wealth, of you’ve been dabbling in the marketplace for a while, you’ll have a limit. For some people, the limit is a lot larger than it is for others. The key to success is figuring…

Why 2020 Is the Year of Digital Banking

The moment for digital banking has arrived. Changes in consumer needs brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as other factors, are rapidly transforming the banking industry from traditional teller-based branch banking toward a digital banking model.  Internet-based banking has been an option since the 1990s, but the COVID-19 lockdowns of 2020 have hastened the…

How to Maximize Your Productivity When Working from Home

Working from home does require some motivation, as it can be easy to start procrastinating. When you find the right rhythm for you, working from home can be so fulfilling and will give you so much independence. Everyone has their own personal productivity routine; you have to try and find what works best for you….

3 Tips for Investing and Beating the Stock Market

Undeniably, the Wolf of Wall Street portrayed Jordan Belfort as a wild famed investor, rightfully so. However, investors around the world can learn a thing or two from this former Wall Street goliath. If you are like most people, then you struggle with investing or you do not know how to start. In this article,…

What Are the Risks of Innovative Finance ISAs?

What Is an Innovative Finance ISA?  Peer to peer (p2p) lending has been around for a long time; however, as the tax-free service for investing in it just arrived three years ago. None of the major peer to peer lenders in the market offered IFISA when it was first launched. But, now, three of the biggest…

How to Sell Your Property Fast

There are various reasons why owners entail the need to sell their properties. Some do so because of certain life milestones such as getting married or moving to a new state because of an irresistible career opportunity. Some are going through something too personal such as dealing with a divorce or the passing of a…