How to Invest in Crude Oil

Crude oil prices are traded around the clock and are the most liquid commodity asset class. There are many financial instruments that will give you exposure to the price of crude oil prices and allow you to profit from both upward and downward changes to prices. Crude oil prices are based on specific locations, with U.S. and U.K. benchmarks the most liquid crude oil prices traded in the capital markets. You can analyze prices by evaluating both the fundamental and the technical environment which Read more [...]

Who Are the “Ultimate Small Business Owners”? The Answer May Surprise You

According to the Small Business Administration, there are approximately 28 million small businesses, defined as companies with fewer than 500 employees, operating in the United States today. 28 million. Think about that for a moment. That’s a small business for roughly 1 in 11 Americans. How can there possibly be so many small businesses in existence today? Simple. Most employ just a handful of people — or no one at all, other than the principal. SBA statistics indicate that 73.2% of all small Read more [...]