Examine different type of investments, investment strategies, market dynamics and other critical information.

Promises And Guarantees Are Not The Same Thing

Recent update: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/01/28/woodbridge-group-ordered-to-pay-1-billion-in-penalties-for-ponzi-scheme-targeting-retail-investors.html In the old movie, The Road to Morocco, Bing Crosby and Bob Hope show their pure comedic brilliance.  One of the best parts of the movie is when they become lost in a Moroccan desert and see a mirage, the outcome is hilarious.  Of course, the illusion is not real, and they end [...]

By |2019-02-19T20:06:56+00:00February 4th, 2019|Investing|

The Pros and Cons Of Investing and Owning Gold

Gold!  Owning it can create confidence as long as you know the Pros and Cons Throughout history, gold has easily been the most alluring of possessions. For almost ten millenniums, gold has been the standard of all financial wealth. That was also true for nearly 200 years in the United States until President Nixon removed [...]

By |2019-01-31T18:05:17+00:00January 31st, 2019|Investing|

What Is an Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)?

Does an Exchange Traded Fund make sense for your portfolio An exchange-traded fund (ETF) is an investment fund traded on the stock exchange, just as stocks are traded on the stock exchange. ETFs can be compared in many ways to a mutual fund that trades like a stock. One of the many investment vehicles available, [...]

By |2019-02-21T14:52:34+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Investing|

Winning Investment Strategy

Do you have a winning strategy when it comes to retirement planning?   When the stock market keeps climbing and climbing, all you have to worry about is which stock will bring you higher returns. But then, somewhere around the curve, lies rough weather. The market starts fluctuating, and every expert has a different opinion [...]

By |2019-02-21T15:22:48+00:00January 18th, 2019|Investing|

Market Timing Strategies

What Is Market Timing? Market timing strategies may sound easy, but these types of strategies involve movement between risky assets, such as stocks or bonds, as well as less risky short-term securities like Treasury Bills. At its core, market timing essentially means “buying low and selling high,” but identifying high or overvalued versus low or [...]

By |2019-02-21T15:23:18+00:00January 18th, 2019|Investing|

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 |2019-02-21T15:23:58+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 |2019-02-21T15:24:20+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 |2019-02-21T15:24:44+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 |2019-02-21T15:25:16+00:00January 17th, 2019|Investing|