Will cryptocurrencies be a ‘safe haven’ asset in a recession?

With the US Federal Reserve slashing interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis and the birth of Bitcoin, and other central banks around the world following suit, including New Zealand, India and Thailand, a good question is whether cryptocurrencies will be a ‘safe haven’ asset in the event of an economic downturn.   Global economic instability appears to be intensifying after central banks around the world recently slashed interest rates, and the US-China trade war escalating after the devaluation of the yuan. With all of these events…

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What is 5G technology and how can you make money from it?

What is 5G? The next big innovation in mobile internet connectivity is 5G Networks. 5G Networks will offer faster speeds and increased reliability for smartphone connections and other devices. 5G connections are capable of offering networks that are significantly faster than current 3G and 4G solutions. Average download speeds of 1GBps are expected enabled through the latest 5G research and cutting-edge network technology. 5G Networks are expected to launch across the world by 2020, initially working alongside the existing 3G and 4G networks. This will provide exceedingly faster connections allowing…

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7 Stocks to buy and hold forever that pay monthly dividends

Everyone has monthly recurring bills like mortgages, car payments, cell-phone bills, power bills, water bills, and credit card bills. They will arrive every month and we all despise them.   When you have a normal job that pays weekly or monthly you can easily pay these recurring bills, but once you hit retirement the regular bill routine becomes more difficult. When you have a portfolio of dividend-paying stocks they will usually payout every quarter and not every month.       For this reason, it makes more sense to have…

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