• How the startup ‘Billie' is saving women money

    15 days ago - By Wall Street Survivor

    It's the Dollar Shave Club... but for women. The idea came about when Georgina Gooley found herself frustrated with the cost of women's razors. In fact, women pay an average of 13% more for personal care products, which includes razors, compared to men. So in 2016, she joined Jason Bravman to change this pointless pricing discrepancy.
    And ‘Billie' was born... an online subscription service, much like Dollar Shave Club that delivers low-priced razors and other body care items. The starter kit is $9 and comes with a razor handle, magnetic holder, and two five-blade razor cartridges. It's a...
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  • Dollar Cost Averaging: The Easy, Low Risk Investing Strategy

    Dollar Cost Averaging: The Easy, Low Risk Investing Strategy

    15 days ago - By Wall Street Survivor

    Dollar Cost Averaging
    Investing in the stock market involves a lot of unpredictable factors. So many first time investors get scared off by not knowing what stock(s) to buy at what time. Timing the market is a daunting task, but thankfully there are strategies that take timing out of the investing equation.
    Dollar Cost Averaging is an investment method that mitigates the risk of timing the market by dividing up initial investment over time. The concept is simple. Rather than trying to buy low and sell high, the investor picks a fixed incremental dollar amount to allocate over time.
    Dollar...
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