What is SXSW?

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Photo from SXS2018W Austin Because of COVID-19, SXSW 2021 will be held virtually.  South by Southwest (aka SXSW or South By), is a multi-week conference and festival that celebrates interactive, film, and music industries. An essential destination for global professionals, the event features sessions, showcases, screenings, exhibitions, and a variety of networking opportunities. SXSW proves that the […]

Upside Avenue Webinar Highlight

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How to Get My Money to Flow Upside Avenue’s monthly webinars are geared towards reaching a larger audience and helping them to understand the benefits and importance of investing, managing one’s finance, and more. This month, we are highlighting a clip from one of our webinars titled, “How to Get My Money to Flow” with […]

How Will the Election Affect the Markets

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Investors wonder about the election and the affects it will have on their investments The answer may surprise you. The election is a very big issue on everyone’s minds right now. Jim Denholm, Founder and CEO of IronBridge Private Wealth, joins us for our latest Upside Insights interview where he talks about what to expect […]

REIT Investing with Upside Avenue

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What is REIT investing with Upside Avenue like? REIT investing is easy and Upside Avenue answers some commonly asked investor questions in this short five-minute interview. In this video, Luis Zamora addresses: When you’re investing in Upside Avenue’s REIT, what exactly are you in investing in? What kind of real estate does the REIT target? […]

The Asset Class Americans Prefer

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One-third of Americans rate this asset class as their top choice for long-term investment growth. Director of Investor Relations, Tom Parker, recently spoke with Mainstar Trust on why real estate investing continues to be America’s favorite alternative asset class investment. After the passing of the JOBS Act in 2012, investing in real estate is now […]

Diversifying Your Investment Retirement Account with Real Estate Investment Trusts

Real Estate is consistently the favorite asset class for investors as it is recognized as the core to building wealth.  Real estate investment trusts (REIT) offer a low barrier to entry to owning real estate, giving access to investors who may not be able to attain the required capital for their own private real estate […]

Expert Insights: Can Risk be Easily Quantified?

Wall Street has brought forth various ways to give the appearance that the future action of the market is somehow rational or predictable.  The Efficient Market Theory (EMT), Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), Value at Risk (VaR) are such examples.  They sound very knowing and lend an air of expertise to markets and investing.  They […]