Tim Begany is an experienced investor and financial journalist who has written about many financial topics including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, international/emerging markets, retirement and insurance. He worked at several financial planning and investment advisory firms, where he participated in the development and management of stock, bond, and mutual fund portfolios and helped clients with comprehensive financial planning. His education includes a bachelor's degree in business administration and the Certified Financial Planner curriculum. He holds a Series 65 investment consultant license.

Analyst Articles

When picking stocks, I favor established leaders — typically larger companies that have solid... Read More

When picking stocks, I favor established leaders — typically larger companies that have solid balance sheets and can dominate in flourishing industries. Stick with those types of stocks, and... Read More

#-ad_banner-#As the long-running bull market shows signs of tiring, investors are searching for... Read More

#-ad_banner-#As the long-running bull market shows signs of tiring, investors are searching for pockets of safety. But even seemingly safe stocks may not always provide a refuge. A clear example:... Read More