Posts Tagged“finance”

Most people live their lives by two simple rules: don’t fix what isn’t broken, and don’t reinvent the wheel. However, for private equity firm managers like Marc Leder at Sun Capital Partners, the opposite is true. What they believe is that, when something is good, it can be better. And if something can be better, they are interested in investing in it. However, they must exert due diligence in doing this. Understanding Private Equity In very basic terms, a private equity investment is one that is not listed on public exchanges. It also isn’t the same as venture capital. Rather,…

Looking to get your foot in the door in the highly competitive financial industry? While getting in involves many hours of long, hard work, your reward is a profession that will compensate you well over the course of your career. Alexander Potoczak knows all about this, as he has achieved a great deal of success in this field despite only being in his twenties. Want to join him in the winner’s circle? Here’s how to get an entry level position in the financial industry. Seek out internships while you are still in school  When summer rolls around, don’t settle for…

You may feel confident in managing your money along, but there are times when it is prudent to seek outside advice. A financial advisor is an unbiased third-party that can offer advice, direction, expertise and planning during the critical financial moments in your life. This process can be a great way to stay on track and ensure your plans for the future don’t become derailed. Some people may not wholly trust a financial planner, thinking they work for the companies whose products they sell and that can be the case for some specific products, but most financial planners work on…