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Real Estate Investment Myths Busted!

You’ve probably heard the saying, when you Assume… you make an “Ass” out of ”U” and “Me”. Before you hurl a handsome chunk of your income into the housing real estate market as an investment, don’t just “assume” that it will be a good investment. Consider these real estate investment myths before taking the plunge:  Click to Continue

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5 Tips for Investing like the Wealthy

How can a regular Joe or Sue invest like the rich? Financial advisors that provide wealth management education to those who have at least $30 million in investable assets offer these 5 tips for investing like the wealthy: Know the fees on your investments. High-net worth investors look for portfolios that do not turn over  Click to Continue

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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Investing in Annuities

Investing in annuities can be tricky. Since annuities are contracts with insurance carriers, you need to understand how these contracts can work to maximize the benefit they can provide to you. You also need to know how to help avoid mistakes that can occur when purchasing an annuity. There are 5 common mistakes I see  Click to Continue

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What is Socially Responsible Investing?

“Putting your money where your mouth is”… it’s an idiom meaning to show by your actions and not just your words that you support or believe in something. Socially responsible investing (SRI) is similar to this. It is a positive way to help investors make financial decisions that reflect their morals, values and passions and  Click to Continue

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What is Impact Investing?

Make a list of your community needs; such as homelessness, poverty, unemployment, crime, better schools, teenage pregnancy, etc. Presently, government funds seem only to band aid these social maladies. Imagine the changes we would see if the private sector combined forces with existing efforts. Well, it’s already happening and it is called impact investing. Impact  Click to Continue

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How to Invest in Stocks?

We may want to swim like Phelps, shoot hoops like Jordon, play tennis like one of the Williams sisters, but we want to invest in stocks like Warren Buffett. Over the years, Billionaire Warren Buffett has been generous with his investment wisdom. Buffett built his fortune using simple, useable principles like these. “Circle of Competence”  Click to Continue

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Why Portfolio Diversification is Essential to Long Term Investment Safety

As you’ve surely heard, portfolio diversification is very an important strategy for achieving long term investment safety. To help illustrate exactly why, we wanted to point you towards the article linked below which gives a unique and very simple example on how diversification can protect your expected downside risk while keeping your expected return relatively  Click to Continue

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