Commodities 101: Why invest in commodities?
Illustration by Melanie Lambrick What are commodities? Commodities are the raw materials that go into the manufactured or processed goods…Read More »
What Is a Fiat Currency? Definition, Function & Characteristics
The U.S. dollar has been a fiat currency since the early 1970s. Annie Spratt via Unsplash; Canva Contents What Are…Read More »
What Are Opening & Closing Prices in the Stock Market?
Stocks don’t always open at their previous day’s closing price. Ian Baldwin via Unsplash; Canva Contents What Are Open and…Read More »
What Are Doom and Gloom in Economics? Definition and Examples
Doom and gloom, or gloom and doom, gained traction in the mid-20th century to describe negative outlooks on politics, the…Read More »