A Deep Dive Into Alternative Investments (Part 2)

In part two of the alternative investment article series, we will go over the definitions of some popular alternative investment types. Hedge Funds Hedge funds are alternative financial investments…


What Is an Alternative Investment?

No matter whether you’re new to investing or you’ve been building your portfolio for years, it’s never a bad time to expand your investment knowledge. In this article, we will be taking a closer…


Investing

The Benefits of Investing in Non-Correlated Assets

  Investing is almost always associated with risk. To create a strong portfolio, it’s a good idea to have a mixture of both higher and lower risk investments and ensure diversity in asset…


How To Talk About Money With Your Kids

How to Talk About Money With Your Kids

  When is the best time to talk to your kids about money? Right now! No matter their age, you can talk to your kids about finances to give them a good foundation for their future. You can…


How To Talk About Money

How to Talk About Money (As a Woman)

We have grown up in a society that shies away from discussions about money. Women experience this at a disproportionate level, as our culture has told us that it is impolite to talk about finances,…


An Overview of Benchmarks and Return Metrics

If you’re new to the world of investing and still get confused by the terminology, then this article is just for you, as today we will be talking about what benchmarks are and why they’re so often…


Ladies- Why aren't We Investors?

Women tend to live longer than men, meaning that savings and investments play an even more important role in our future. Despite this, a new NerdWallet survey found that only 48% of women invest in…


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.…