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Index funds can be great, but what would happen if everyone were to invest in them? See Robert Schiller’s interview about index funds and what they mean for the health of the market.
What goes up must eventually go down. While bull markets are get for awhile, don’t supplement investing for saving actual money.
The S&P 500 can be a great opportunity for investing, but it doesn’t represent the whole market. If you’re looking to diversify your portfolio here is some more information about the total market and how to assemble something similar for yourself.
Having an investment account drained by thieves is every investor’s worse nightmare. Thankfully, there are a lot of safeguards in place to prevent that from happening. Still, you never want to read a message like the one below recently posted on the Bogleheads forum. The entire thread is approaching 400 messages. It looks like the
While each portfolio is different and customized, there are some solid assets that everyone should be investing in, no matter there goals. Take a look at what David Swenson from Yale considers to be the 6 best assets for any portfolio.
Lately there seems to be a lot of hype surrounding this cryptocurrency. What’s the deal with Bitcoin, and does it make sense to invest in it?
Let’s take a look at how different ways of allocating your funds can change your overall income for your funds drastically.