You already know about stocks, mutual funds, and index funds as investment options but did you know that there is yet another option? Every single weekday, at any given time, there are people all across the world speculating on currency prices with the aim of making a profit. Countries, banks and investors are all involved, but you also have the ability to participate. It’s called the foreign exchange market (Forex or FX for short).
It’s not easy to decide what career path you would like to follow. Sometimes it takes a while to find something you are passionate about. That’s why so many students flip-flop between majors or simply go into general studies in college. It’s also why some people tend to bounce around from job to job, going on countless job interviews after they get out of school during their early years in the workforce. All it takes is finding something you have a passion for and enjoy doing like helping others to lead you toward a career rather than a job. Many people have found that in various medical fields, and radiography in particular.
Gym memberships make frequent appearances on “biggest wastes of money” lists, whether compiled by the media or from people’s’ individual experiences. Signing up for a gym is something that many people end up regretting, either because they caved under the pressure of the sales person, or because of their own laziness and loss of motivation after the initial excitement phase wears off. What a lot of people are turning to is building their own home gym. Be careful not to cheap out on this endeavor if it is something you are planning on doing. Not only can you can just as easily lose the motivation here too, you may end up causing more harm to your body than your wallet.