How Options Contracts Work & How You Can Benefit From Them

Even if you’ve been interested in investing for a while, you may not have heard about options contracts. There’s a reason for that—very few investment or financial advisors offer them to their…


What Is Investing in Crypto? How Does It Work?

  The current craze around cryptocurrency began more than a year ago when Bitcoin’s price started skyrocketing from around $10,000 in the summer of 2020 to almost $60,000 in March of 2021.…


Five Due Diligence Steps Every Investor Must Check Off

Due diligence analyzes and mitigates any risk that’s associated with an investment decision. A thorough examination of the financial records of the investee will turn up any possible performance…


How Does Buying a Home Fit Into My Retirement?

There is a bit of a debate amongst financial experts as to whether buying a home should be considered an investment or a lifestyle decision. How can purchasing a home affect you in the long run? Read…


Top Investment Trends for 2022 or Here is the Latest ClickBait

We all do it but no one does it really well.  For most people, It's just clickbait really.  They know there's a built-in audience that will gobble up anything about the new year. If the past was any…


Do Emerging Markets Warrant a Place in Your Investment Portfolio?

Emerging markets have been a popular discussion topic in the world of investing ever since the premise was introduced in the early 2000s. Their appeal is due to the fact that they’re a novel…


Investing Based on Social Media, Trends, and Memes

Social media’s influence on society shouldn’t be underestimated. Internet trends are far-reaching and constantly changing, and the world of finance and investing is no exception to their effects.…


What is an Inverted Yield Curve and What Does it Mean for Investors?

The market is constantly changing. Stock prices go up and down, interest rates vary, and new investment types are emerging all the time. It's impossible to predict what the future will hold. However,…


Rule #1 Don't Lose Money Rule #2 Don't Forget Rule #1

This may be the most famous of all of the famous Buffett aphorisms. With his dry sense of humor, Buffett Says Rule #1 Don't Lose Money, then he quips, Rule #1 Don't forget rule #1.  One of the things…


Sleep at Night

You have to be Able to Sleep at Night

It almost goes without saying that emotional behavior leads to irrational and impulsive decisions that HURT your investment results.  Just look at the Magellan Fund that Peter Lynch ran at Fidelity.…