If you’re an investor, you’re probably aware that there are big changes taking place in the financial industry. Chances are, you’ve heard of something called the new DOL fiduciary rule being phased in over the next few years. You might even know that it changes the way financial firms and advisors manage money in retirement […]
Investing can seem overwhelming, but with the right advice and an open mind even the most complex investment strategies become clear.
If you’ve opened up just about any kind of bank or investment account, you’ve probably run into the words “FDIC Insured”. They’re posted in lobbies of local banks and at the desks of financial advisors. Most likely they make you feel a sense of security. After all, it’s good to know that the place you’re […]
One of the questions I’m often asked is if a client should buy rental real estate as an investment. As with most investments, the answer is “it depends”. There’s no question that buying and holding real estate can be a great way to accumulate and build wealth over time. Many fortunes have been built using this very […]
Actors can be convincing! That’s why gold sellers use veteran actors to look like trusted advisors who pitch gold as a great way to protect your future from inflation, financial collapse, and as a good investment. The pitch sounds compelling. After all, with a cheap money policy and low-interest rates, and a government who seems […]
Investing for your current financial situation and your future can be complicated which can lead to many people making mistakes. Here’s a list of some of the most common investment mistakes. 1. Lack of Proper Diversification As famed investor John Templeton once said, “The only investors who shouldn’t diversify are those who are right 100% of […]