Consider ETFs

Did you know there are close to 15,000 mutual funds? I guess it’s not too surprising because mutual funds usually make up at least a portion of most portfolios. They offer inexpensive diversification for small and large investors alike. But something is wrong with this once trusty investment vehicle. You see, last year only 25%…

DRIP Stock Reinvestment – The Secret to Avoid Panic Selling

In turbulent market times, how can you avoid panic selling and protect your portfolio? The great pressure on selling triggers the herd mentality, only to surprise panicked sellers with a rebound once the price massacre hits its support levels. While your fingers may be numb from pushing “sell” during the last month of trading, you…

Invest in What You Know – Timeless Insights from Warren Buffett

Over the labor day weekend, I picked up a copy of “The Tao of Warren Buffett,” a collection of quotations and aphorisms on investing and business spoken by Warren Buffett himself. It’s an extremely quick read because many of Buffett’s quotes are short and easily digestable. Another great feature is that one single quotation can…