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Learn how you could improve your personal finances and become a better investor.

Emperor Teaches

Should I Buy a House?

Owning a home is the traditional way to show your financial independence. But are appearances and tradition worth more than your overall wealth? We don't think so.

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Earning More By Doing Less

Earning more money by doing less work is usually not possible at your day job. But it might be by investing in the stock market, here's how.

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6 Things Worth Saving for on Your Path to Retirement

Retirement shouldn't be your only financial goal. Here are six things you might not have considered saving and investing for along the way.

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A Backdoor That Could Lead to a Wealthier Retirement

Roth IRA income limits restrict high earning professionals. But there's still a way you can take advantage of tax-free earnings - the backdoor Roth IRA.

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Let Your Wealth Go Upstream

Putting aside money is easy to, well, put aside. But the consequences for missing even a few monthly deposits into your investment account could be huge.

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Dividend Diversification

Diversification can be too much of a good thing. Here are our thoughts on the topic and how we use dividend investing to create focused portfolios designed to minimize volatility.

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Why We Think Stocks Are Better Than ETFs

There is a lot of writing praising ETFs on the internet. Here are the differences, why we think equities are superior, and why we use them in our portfolios.

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How Emperor Tailor-Makes Your Portfolio

Emperor portfolios are designed to outperform the market and earn dividends, all while being tailored to your individual needs. Here's how we do it in three simple steps.

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Is the Stock Market Actually Efficient?

Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) is widely taught, but is the stock market actually efficient? Here's why legendary investor Warren Buffett doesn't agree - and why we don't either.

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Investing in Stocks Before Student Loan Debt Repayment?

Is investing in stocks before repaying your student loans a good idea? It all depends on your situation but it could be the right option for you if...

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Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees, but Dividends Might as Well

Dividend investing is a tried and true way to build wealth and earn passive income no matter what the stock market is doing. Learn what makes it such an amazing investment strategy.

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Passive Investing Could Soon Be Inefficient

Passive investing relies on markets to be efficient which requires investment research, but active investors conducting the research are dying out as is the funding. One approach could be better for the future.