Carla Lake
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InvestorPlace Staff

Carla Lake joined the Investorplace team in July 2012 right after graduating with a degree in English from the University of Maryland. She has since worked across almost all of the company’s publications, from buy-and-hold indexing newsletters to options trading services. In addition to editing and fact-checking content from the Investorplace advisors, she’s also been known to write the occasional article under her own byline when an investing topic piques her interest.

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Recent Articles

5 Things You Can Rent Rather Than Buy

Oct. 2, 2013, 8:17 am EDT – From cars to power tools, it's easier than ever before to rent items with online services. Here are five that are becoming increasingly popular. More 

Netflix Plugs In Cable Partnerships – NFLX Stock Could Benefit

Sep. 27, 2013, 4:32 pm EDT – NFLX stock has been on a tear all year -- and CFO David Wells seeks additional growth with an "open invitation" to cable companies to partner with Netflix. More 

NFLX – Netflix Exec Says HBO Go Is Ineffective

Sep. 26, 2013, 12:20 pm EDT – Netflix (NFLX) CFO David Wells says HBO should look into a subscription pricing model. More 

Credit Cards: Do You Need Them?

Sep. 25, 2013, 11:16 am EDT – If you spend less than you earn, why would you need credit cards? Here's a look at the long-term benefits of picking up some plastic. More 

FAA Eases Smartphone and Tablet Regulations

Sep. 23, 2013, 12:58 pm EDT – Soon, there will be no need to unplug, ever. And that's great news for airlines that make a lot of money from in-flight Wi-Fi. More 

Is Crowdfunding the New Investing?

Sep. 17, 2013, 2:39 pm EDT – Can you become a venture capitalist with just a couple bucks? Recent changes to the JOBS Act seem to point in that direction. More 

3 Companies With a Headstart on Healthcare Reform

Sep. 12, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – Lowering healthcare costs is a huge theme as the insurance exchanges are about to open, and these 3 companies have taken innovation into their own hands. More 

3 Analysts Downgrade Apple (AAPL) After iPhone 5 Reveal

Sep. 11, 2013, 11:59 am EDT – Analysts show concern that Apple (AAPL) has priced out the consumers it intended to reach with the iPhone 5C, released yesterday. More 

Should You Flee Emerging Market ETFs?

Sep. 6, 2013, 7:45 am EDT – August saw huge emerging market ETF outflows. But following the crowd here could mean you're losing out on long-term growth -- even if it is high-risk. More 

5 Most Expensive Cats: Top Shelf Pets

Aug. 29, 2013, 12:54 pm EDT – While research shows most cat owners find their pets as strays or receive them as gifts, some people pay a lot for the most expensive cats in the world. More