A recession or market crash is certainly a good opportunity to take advantage of cheap stock prices. But what are the best ways to profit when the market is declining? Today we talk about short selling, options, inverse ETFs as well as passive investing, ETFs and Warren Buffett Style stock selection! ★ ★ LEARN TO…

The use of tear gas has become prolific. With unrest around the globe intensifying, in places like Hong Kong and Iraq, the non-lethal weapons industry is expected to surge. By 2023, this industry could make nearly $12 billion dollars in revenue. So, where does all this tear gas come from? It turns out, a lot…

Private prisons were established during the war on drug and tough on crimes era when the US was incarcerating more people than ever. Since their establishment, activists and politicians have debated whether they should exist to begin with. Some argued they didn’t save the government the projected 20% nor were they of better quality. But…

Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and American Airlines make a lot of their money at the front of the plane. A strong economy and industry consolidation has allowed the airlines, in recent years, to invest in more fuel efficient planes with better cabins focusing on premium classes. One focus has been rethinking business class. First…

When someone finds themselves in jail, they can often gain their freedom while they await trial by posting bail. But even small bails amounting to just $500 or $1,000 can prove unaffordable for many. In fact, 40% of Americans say they could not afford an unexpected $400 expense, according to the Federal Reserve. Bail bonds…

Square began in 2010 after the invention of a small credit card reader that plugged into iPhones. About 10 years later, the company has grown into a $26 billion fintech behemoth under Jack Dorsey’s leadership. Square profits off a lot more than card swipes at your favorite trendy coffee shop. The company provides a wide…

Poker is a game of extreme variance. Professional poker players can go stretches without winning or placing at a level that earns any cash. The wins, however, can make up for the droughts with players earning thousands to millions of dollars depending on the game or tournament entered. Considering poker is an inconsistent sport, players…

Venmo has revolutionized the way pay each other back. From sending roommates the rent check to reimbursing friends for dinner, people ‘Venmo’ each other all the time. But have you ever wondered how this fun, emoji laden payments app actually makes money? Well, for years, it hasn’t. But now Venmo is on the cusp of…

Amazon reported a record net income of $10.1 billion in 2018, which was a considerable jump from $3 billion in 2017. CNBC breaks down where exactly the money came from and how Amazon Web Services, advertising and the third-party marketplace are driving Amazon’s increased profitability. For more on Amazon check out the following videos: As…

Robinhood, an investing app valued at over $5 billion, says it’s trying to “democratize America’s financial system” by making investing accessible to the little guy with free trades. It’s an eye-popping valuation for a financial company with opaque metrics and plenty of competition. The young company had its share of missteps as well, prompting questions…

Gamers have spent an estimated $135 billion on games in 2018, according to Newzoo. But it isn’t just the big-name gaming companies that are making tons of cash — the gamers are, too. Gaming enthusiasts have turned playing video games into a full-time job that can earn some of them millions of dollars before age…