Category: Investing and Financial Planning

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on investing money! If you’re looking for advice, tips, and help on how to invest your hard-earned money, you’ve come to the right place. Our goal is to provide you with practical insights and actionable strategies to help you navigate the world of investing and achieve your financial goals. Whether you’re a seasoned investor or just starting out, our pages on investing cover everything from stocks and bonds to mutual funds and real estate, so you can make better informed decisions.

Fundamental Stock Market Investing

Often, stocks are bought and sold based on hunches, dreams, chatroom chatter and just plain old “gut feelings.” Others rely heavily on technical analysis, or the ability to spot trends by examining historic prices based on the theory that share prices follow certain cycles over time. And the “rumor mill” theory of stock market investing … Continue reading Fundamental Stock Market Investing

Managing Money Yourself

There is a simple decision that every investor must make at some point. The decision is whether or not to manage their own investments or let somebody do it for them. Whatever decision you make it is helpful to know some of the basic investment principles that help mitigate your risk and maximize your return. Investing can … Continue reading Managing Money Yourself

Choosing a Financial Planner

You might think that you don’t need a financial planner. Many people are convinced that they can do their own research, come to their own decisions and decide the best way to invest or use their money. That might true for you. But unless you are knowledgeable about both the legal and financial consequences of … Continue reading Choosing a Financial Planner

Investing in Precious Metals

The primary precious metals could be called the grandfathers of investing. It was the hoarding of gold, silver and to a lesser extent other metals that gave rise to the concept of “brokers” and “markets”. Eventually the demand for these metals gave rise to the concept of currency, which was based on metals, which were held in … Continue reading Investing in Precious Metals

Investing Internationally

Investing internationally often offers the potential for tremendous returns as compared to US investments while at the same time exposing the unprepared investor to potentially large losses. Of course, as with anything the devil is in the details. So whether there is profit potential or loss potential depends on the country involved as well as the actual … Continue reading Investing Internationally

A General Overview Corporate Bonds

A discussion of debentures is not complete without discussing corporate bonds. Corporate bonds provide the more conservative investor a worthwhile compromise between the higher risk equity securities and the various conservative government debentures. There are two aspects to corporate bonds that are important for investors. These two aspects are risk and term of maturity. Risk and Return … Continue reading A General Overview Corporate Bonds

Investing in Micro Cap Stocks

Micro caps stocks, or stocks for companies with market capitalization of under $300 million, often represent excellent investment opportunities with above-average returns. Investing with Mutual Funds Often, these stocks are underrepresented in institutional portfolios. There are a handful of micro cap funds however, which invest exclusively in these types of stocks, and these funds often … Continue reading Investing in Micro Cap Stocks