Tag: investments

7 Tools To Build Wealth After 50

| July 27, 2021
7 Tools To Build Wealth After 50

There is an old joke in my office that goes like this: Everybody can retire in 15 years starting with nothing. I can prove it. Most people overspend until their birthday has a 5 in front of it. Then they panic. OMG! I have only 15 years until retirement! And then they get serious and […]

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Living Off Assets

| July 22, 2021
Living Off Assets

Last year, I had an interesting thing happen to me.  For the first time in my life, my investments earned more than I did.  I had a great year at work, where I earned six-figures, plus a nice bonus.  But, it was no match for my investments, which earned almost $200,000.  That wasn’t a typical […]

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How To Start Investing Sustainably (Without Sacrificing Financial Return)

| July 15, 2021
How To Start Investing Sustainably (Without Sacrificing Financial Return)

Although sustainable investments have been around for centuries, they are usually centered around individuals’ personal or religious beliefs. More commonly, in the capital markets, investors mainly target short-term profits and consistent returns while choosing investment vessels.  But, a sudden change in the last few decades has led investors to demand more than financial returns from […]

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To RETIRE Early, Change Your Expectations

| June 22, 2021
To RETIRE Early, Change Your Expectations

The Best Retirement Strategy for 50-year Olds If you still want to retire early and don’t have at least $1M in your retirement account by age 50, you have to change your thinking about what it means to retire while also taking a different path to retirement. What is the best way to retire early […]

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5 Tips: Helping Your Aging Parents Manage Their Finances

| May 25, 2021
5 Tips: Helping Your Aging Parents Manage Their Finances

As a society, we often find it hard to discuss financial issues. Having that conversation with loved ones can be even harder. In fact, according to the study by the National Endowment for Financial Education cited here, seven out of 10 adults find it hard to discuss financial issues with aging family members. While these conversations […]

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Bull Or Bear You Need To Invest Now

| April 27, 2021
Bull Or Bear You Need To Invest Now

You need to be investing your money. Too often, potential investors leave their money on the sidelines waiting for the “right time” to invest. The fact of the matter is that if you want to, you’ll find a reason not to invest your money. All you’re doing with that is hurting your financial future. You […]

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Gold Prices In 2021

| April 15, 2021
Gold Prices In 2021

Gold has traditionally been considered a “safe haven”. During periods of market turbulence, the precious metal usually reacts weakly to negative sentiment. Moreover, because of its reputation as a protective asset, demand for it rises during such periods, which can stimulate price growth. Coronavirus was a strong factor that triggered volatility in global markets in […]

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Your Dividend Life Raft For Unsettled Markets

| March 4, 2021 | 0 Comments
Your Dividend Life Raft For Unsettled Markets

The first two months of 2021 were marked by heightened stock market volatility. I am sure you watched the GameStop stock price game, where billions were made and then lost. Shares of high-flying Tesla (TSLA) have lost 20% in a few short weeks. For investors who bought at $900, looking at a $700 share price illustrates the […]

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8 Sleeper Stocks That Could Take Off Soon

| February 23, 2021 | 0 Comments
8 Sleeper Stocks That Could Take Off Soon

While they’re hard to find today, there are still under-the-radar plays to advantage Sleeper stocks. If you’re thinking about them just now, you might be soon led to believe that you’re smelly stuff out of luck. Despite some disappointing economic figures and the monstrosity of our fiscal challenges, the major indices continue to soar. As […]

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What You Need To Know Before Making Investments Under A Post-Trump Economy

| December 15, 2020
What You Need To Know Before Making Investments Under A Post-Trump Economy

President Trump is yet to concede his presidency following the election results of 2020. His team of legal experts is still frantically disputing the validity of the election results in court. That said, recent events suggest that it’s only a matter of time (Nevada Supreme Court Reject Trump’s Election Lawsuit). Of course, while some are […]

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