Buying Individual Bonds Versus Bond Funds

Many people are under the impression that bonds are usually safer investments than stocks because you don’t lose your principal. However, that is not always the case, especially if you buy bonds in a bond fund. Bonds can be just as risky, and even more risky, than stocks, if not researched thoroughly. Recently, I wrote […]

The Best Ways To Maximize Your IRA Potential

If you’ve read The College Student’s Guide to Investing, you know that an IRA is a great way to get started investing. And, you may have seen the 5 Worst IRA Mistakes Made Everyday. Today, I want to talk about the best ways to maximize your potential return in your IRA. First, it is important […]