Comparing Stock, ETFs, And Mutual Funds

If you’re just getting started with investing you may be wondering where to put your money. If you’re looking to invest in the stock market then you have three main choices: individual common stocks, mutual funds, or Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). So, what are some of the differences between ETFs, stocks, and mutual funds? And […]

Best Investments for Recent Graduates

Are you a recent graduate?  Did you just land your first job, or get some money from the grandparents for graduation?  If any of these apply to you, you may be wondering what you should do now.  I’ve previously written The College Student’s Guide to Investing, and it has a lot of great information for college […]

The Trouble with Target Date Funds

Target date funds have become the go-to investment choice for many Americans. In fact, they are now offered in over 80% of 401(k) plans nationwide. As a result, hundreds of billions has been invested in these funds. Why do Americans like them? Because they have the premise of being simple investments that happen to be […]

The Top 10 Investors of All Time

I thought it would be interesting to look at some of the best investors in modern time. These are all individuals who made significant amounts of money by sticking to solid investment philosophies. If you look at their strategies as well, they aren’t very difficult or complex – they stick to basic financials of a […]