Investing As A Student: Five Ways to Get Started

While there are a lot of guides on investing out there, there isn’t a lot of them that specifically teach students how to invest. We wouldn’t blame them though. One reason might be that students don’t have much income and always need more money than they actually have and tend to be younger than most… Continue reading Investing As A Student: Five Ways to Get Started

How Recessions Can Make You Rich

Fortunes, they say, are made during recessions. Naturally, your first question would be — how? When you open your stocks portfolio and your investments are down, by a lot, it is understandable to ask ‘how in the world does this help me?’ Well, the team at Rise is happy to explain. First, you are investing… Continue reading How Recessions Can Make You Rich

How To Think About Risk and Returns

There’s a lot of misconception about risks and earning returns in investment. Some people say we want to get returns but we don’t want to take risks while some say we need to make returns but we want guaranteed returns.  In this post, we’ll dive into the relationship between risk and returns and make it… Continue reading How To Think About Risk and Returns

Dollar Investment 101

Stable currencies are to investments what stew is to rice. For the best results, they absolutely have to go together. This is because your investments are supposed to be long term and if your currency is constantly being devalued, then no matter the returns you’re earning on them, your investments are probably losing, rather than… Continue reading Dollar Investment 101