Make Sure Your Savings Outlast You

Make Sure Your Money Doesn't Die Before You Do! You don’t know how long you’ll need your retirement money to last or how much your investments will earn. Ideally, you’d like to be able to live off your investment earnings, so you’d better have plenty of savings. Most planners recommend that you expect to live [...]

By |2019-01-18T21:34:53+00:00January 18th, 2019|Annuities, Investing, Retirement Planning|

Investing: A Basic Overview

Investing, risk and reward, basics, learn this important information Different Ways to Invest There are many different ways to invest, and many different types of things to invest in. Some people choose stocks, bonds, or mutual funds, while others primarily invest in real estate. A smart investor knows that portfolio diversification is key, and that [...]

By |2019-01-18T21:20:13+00:00January 17th, 2019|Investing|

Growth Stock Investing Secrets

            Learning Investing Secrets Neuroeconomic studies have repeatedly proven that most investors are influenced by their emotions (Greed, fear, familiarity with the stock, etc.) when making investment decisions. Every successful value investor, including Warren Buffett, has learned to understand his emotions, and rather than giving in to them, using them [...]

By |2019-01-17T18:00:23+00:00January 17th, 2019|Investing|

How To Handle Your Inheritance Wisely

An Inheritance, learn these tips Various conflicting emotions often accompany the receipt or notification of inheritance. On the one hand, you are happy to accept the inheritance, be it a priceless heirloom, an object rich in sentimental value, or a cash windfall. On the other hand, you are faced with the fact that you are [...]

By |2019-01-17T17:59:36+00:00January 17th, 2019|Investing|

Risk Is A Four Letter Word

Risk too big is passed to a risk bearer               Risk, according to the Webster’s Dictionary is defined as the following. 1: the possibility of loss or injury 2: someone or something that creates or suggests a hazard 3: the chance of loss or the perils to the subject [...]

By |2019-01-17T17:46:05+00:00January 17th, 2019|Investing|

Buying Stocks and the Stock Market. How it works.

Understand the basic concepts of stock market investing Everybody about the stock market, but not everyone has a sound understanding of how the stock exchange works. Many investors see the stock market as a way to get rich quick, but if they don’t understand their investment, or how stock works, they could be in for [...]

By |2019-01-17T17:54:13+00:00January 17th, 2019|Investing|

The ‘New’ Investment Pyramid: Think in Reverse to Move Forward

The idea of an investment pyramid is based on building the foundation (the bottom) the middle (some risk but higher reward) and the top (high risk and high reward). The concept is simple, build your base and add the other portions as you work to gain your financial goals. That is the way the investment [...]

By |2019-01-17T16:06:10+00:00January 16th, 2019|Investing|

The Perfect Investment: Is There Such a Thing?

            Have you reached a stage in your life when you can pay your bills easily, and you have extra cash every month? Or have you received an inheritance, a large bonus, or a pension plan distribution? What investment would you choose? The Dream: Imagine putting that extra money to [...]

By |2019-01-17T16:05:19+00:00January 16th, 2019|Investing|

Hedge Funds: Pros and Cons.

Hedge funds pool investors' money and invest those funds in financial instruments to make a positive return. Many hedge funds look at all sorts of possibilities in all types of markets. Hedge funds can be very speculative in their investment options. Many of these options include a very high level of leveraging that can increase [...]

By |2019-01-17T00:08:19+00:00January 16th, 2019|Investing|

Municipal Bonds: Basic Information You Need

Are Municipal Bonds Really Income Tax Free? Overview Of Municipal Bonds Municipal bonds (also known as “munis”) are attractive to many investors because the interest income is exempt from federal income tax and in many cases, state and local taxes as well. Also, munis often represent investments in state and local government projects that have [...]

By |2019-01-17T16:00:44+00:00January 16th, 2019|Bonds|