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Never lose patience when investing. Keep your emotions at bay and stick with your investment plan for the long haul.
Here are seven investment ideas for your tax refund that can help you grow your money over time.
Stagger your investments over a period of time. Select the securities and adopt a systematic investment plan putting small amounts in the same securities every month.
Do you want to build a rich life? If so, it takes more than just putting your money in the stock market. In fact, these are the four most important investments you can make.
Investing principles are the guiding principles valid for both good and bad markets. If you deviate, you reduce your ability to build long-term wealth.
Graham suggests buying a company only if its performance has remained satisfactory during the last 10 years on three criteria.
Wanna know the secrets to quickly paying off student loans? In this post four college graduates share exactly what steps they took to do it!
Management owning a higher percentage of shareholding is an indication of the management’s faith in the company’s performance and future growth
I’m highlighting this again because it can impact so many investors during tax season: If you own a REIT, chances are you love the fact that they pay great dividends, but hate the fact that at tax time, you have to wait for a corrected 1099 to come in March. The reason for this is […]
In the financial markets, there is no shortage of fraudulent operators who will promise you unbelievable profits. They will emotionally black mail you and you may fall in their trap.
Monitor the economic calendar. Keep track of events that might move the market and plan your strategies in advance.
For fixed income securities compare net present value of the returns after adjusting for inflation and tax. Invest only if it gives you positive NPV.
Here are five items that are just plain difficult to buy and deal with, and no matter what, the company and salesman never make it easy to buy quickly.
A bad investment with negative net present value will destroy your wealth. Select an investment only if it has positive net present value. These enhance your wealth.
Buying a house will likely be the biggest purchase you ever make. It’s not a decision that you should take lightly and it’s not a purchase you should make on a whim. Buying a house can either be an incredible experience and (hopefully) a great investment or it can be the culprit of bankruptcy and […]
With technology growing at such a rapid speed the playing field is being leveled for the masses. Are you using this to your advantage?
Before you start investing you need to first assess your risk tolerance. Here are a few super easy ways to do that. This will be an immense help when it’s time to start investing!
Last Century, the DJIA index moved from two digits to five digits crossing 11000. There is no reason to disbelieve its journey forward this century.
Do not be a pessimist on global growth because of short-term worries. Keep a positive out look when investing for the long term.
Credit Karma was the first free credit score site I ever tried out and is still my favorite. While I was recently browsing through some of the new features they rolled out, it looked as if the site was geared more toward the younger generation. It’s perfect for college students and anyone else who wants […]
Dividend yield is a measure of the actual return that the investor receives for his investment. The dividend policy should always be clear, consistent and rational.