Eric Reed

Eric Reed is a freelance journalist who writes frequently on the subjects of career and travel. You can read more of his work at his website ThingsDangerous.com.

Recent Articles By The Author

What Is an Annuity and How Does It Work?

What Is an Annuity and How Does It Work?

What is an annuity? It's basically an insurance policy against your income. One that can help a lot in retirement.

ETFs vs. Index Funds: 4 Differences to Know Before Investing

ETFs vs. Index Funds: 4 Differences to Know Before Investing

Index funds and ETFs are similar in a lot of ways. Here's how to tell them apart, and figure out which one you need.

10 Questions You Should Ask an Interviewer

10 Questions You Should Ask an Interviewer

Want to nail your next interview? Start with these 10 questions.

General Electric's History and What to Expect in 2019

General Electric's History and What to Expect in 2019

General Electric is one of the most iconic companies in America. Where did it come from? More important, where is it going?

What Is Asset Allocation and Why Should You Practice It?

What Is Asset Allocation and Why Should You Practice It?

What is asset allocation? It's the single best thing you can do for your portfolio, that's what.

How Can You Get the Maximum Social Security Benefit?

How Can You Get the Maximum Social Security Benefit?

Getting the maximum from Social Security can make your retirement easier. Here's how to do it.

What Is Peer-to-Peer Lending?

What Is Peer-to-Peer Lending?

Peer-to-peer lending has become an increasingly popular way to get money. Here's what it is and how it works.

Pepsi vs. Coke: What's Really the Difference?

Pepsi vs. Coke: What's Really the Difference?

What's the difference between Coke and Pepsi? Surprisingly enough, there is one.

What Is Mercantilism and How Does It Compare To Capitalism in 2018?

What Is Mercantilism and How Does It Compare To Capitalism in 2018?

Mercantilism has been making a comeback in recent years. What is it, and why is it relevant?

How to Trade Forex - and Is It Worth the Risk?

How to Trade Forex - and Is It Worth the Risk?

Trading currencies is an enormous part of the world market. Here's how it works.