Nick Rojas

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Nick Rojas
About the author:

Nick Rojas is a writer from Chicago who has spent 20 years helping businesses develop and grow. His passion for writing led him to a degree in journalism, which he uses to teach more than just the companies he works directly with. He loves pizza, kayaking, and connecting with others. Reach out on Twitter @nickarojas

3D Printing Industrial Revolution

Date: 7 March 2016

3D printing, sometimes called additive manufacturing, is the process by which three-dimensional objects are made from a single digital file created by 3D design software. What few people know is that 3D printing is about to transform the world as we know it.

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Have S&P 500 Index Funds Lost their Sparkle?

Date: 6 July 2015

In 1976, the Standard and Poor's 500 became the first stock market index tracked by a fund when Vanguard launched its legendary Vanguard 500 Index Fund (VFINX), which started with just $11 million and grew to become the largest U.S. equity mutual fund in existence by the late 1990s.  The year 1992 saw the first successful launch of an exchange-traded fund (ETF). It, too, tracked the S&P 500. Nearly a quarter century later, and largest ETF in existence is SPY, which tracks — you guessed it — the S&P 500.

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