Update(5/11/2014): Loyal3 now limits credit card purchases of stocks to $50. So you can still use it to MS but it isn’t a viable option if you’re looking to do more than $1-2k. It’s easier than ever to invest your money in stocks these days. Not only are companies battling it out when it comes […]
Whenever I hear someone get really excited about their latest investment, I tend to think the worst. It’s not that I don’t want that person to succeed but I usually worry they’re making a big mistake. Any time I see a friend buy a house, I wonder if they spent more than they can afford. […]
Does This Investment Pass the Smell Test?
If you’ve been reading this blog for any decent amount of time you know that my investment style is pretty boring. You won’t find any articles on this site about the hottest new stocks or magically high yielding investments. Instead, you’ll see me promoting low cost funds and figuring out ways to avoid any and […]
Everyone’s a Great Investor During a Bull Market
We all know the market has been on a tear the past couple years. The S&P 500 is at an all-time high and I know my 401(k), along with others’, has performed tremendously well. But my awesome returns aren’t due to the fact that I’m an investing genius, all I’ve done is maintain my portfolio […]