Investing Basics

Brad Briggs's picture
The Most Controversial Thing I Tell People About Successful Investing

Part of my job is to make you a better investor. And sometimes that means saying things that would get me smacked out in public...

by Brad Briggs | September 16, 2019
Amber Hestla's picture
How To Invest Like The Witch Of Wall Street

History has mostly forgotten her, but there is much to learn from the approach this fascinating woman took to investing more than 100 years ago.

by Amber Hestla | August 26, 2019
Why You Should Stop Using This Common Investing Tool Immediately

If you're using stop-loss orders, you could be setting yourself up for a big loss. Here's what to do instead.

by Profitable Trad... | August 23, 2019
Genia Turanova's picture
This Powerful Tool Can Give You Instant Diversification

Originally created to give investors broad exposure to the market, they now offer easy access to almost any corner of the market, no matter how narrow or obscure. Learn more...

by Genia Turanova | August 20, 2019
Genia Turanova's picture
Welcome To The Race To The Bottom

I'm not talking about the market. I'm referring to interest rates. Here's what you need to know...

by Genia Turanova | August 14, 2019
Jimmy Butts's picture
Why The "Average" Investor Is So Bad At Investing

If you want to be significantly better than the "average" investor, then stop doing what the average investor does...

by Jimmy Butts | August 13, 2019
Nathan Slaughter's picture
Do You Own At Least One Of These "Smart" Funds?

Index funds may offer stability, and active funds may occasionally outperform, but these new funds combined the best of both worlds...

by Nathan Slaughter | August 09, 2019
Jimmy Butts's picture
The Awful Truth About Losers In Your Portfolio

Losses happen. The trick is to control them. Here's what you need to understand in order to minimize your losers...

by Jimmy Butts | August 08, 2019
Amber Hestla's picture
This Is Now Officially A Dangerous Situation...

With the recent interest rate cut, the Fed is preparing for an economic slowdown and believes a trade war is among the biggest economic risks. Here's why that matters...

by Amber Hestla | August 08, 2019
Jimmy Butts's picture
It's Time To Talk About The Yield Curve...

An inversion of the yield curve is one of the most historically reliable precursors to an economic recession. Here's what you need to know...

by Jimmy Butts | August 07, 2019