Is it Time to Invest in Costco Stock?

Is it time to invest in Costco stock? I am not a certified financial planner, so this article will purely be opinion.  You will have to do your own due diligence to decide if you want to be an investor or not. An Interesting Retailer Costco  is a unique … [Read More...]

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Financial Calculators Can Now Be Found Here

My objective when launching this site was to create a valuable resource for people in need of financial information. One goal in particular was to launch several, easy to use calculators to help people make tough economic decisions. Today, I'm happy to say … [Read More...]

Infographics

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Rise Of The Female Trader [Infographic]

This week's financial infographic depicts something I see every day - the ever-growing number of female traders entering the financial arena. It's not just traders; more and more women are attending my financial education seminars, opening accounts and … [Read More...]

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What is the Best Day of the Month to Buy Stocks?

What is the best day of the month to buy stocks? This is an interesting question, and there actually have been some studies done on the subject. We will have a look at this and determine if you might benefit from investing at certain times. A Range Not a … [Read More]

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Buying an Investment Property

February is quickly ending. This winter has been long and cold, so I am happy that Spring will hopefully be here soon. Here is a quick personal financial update as this winter winds down. Real Estate Investing The biggest news of the month is that we were … [Read More]

SMBX Marketplace

SMBX – A Review of The Small Business Bonds Marketplace

SMBX is an online platform dedicated to helping small businesses raise capital via bonds. Its marketplace caters to both small businesses looking to raise capital for their startup as well as to retail investors who want to invest in these business ventures.  … [Read More]

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Ethical Companies to Invest in

Are you searching for ethical companies to invest in? What is an ethical company? Should your ethics be a consideration when investing, or should you chase after profit? Obviously, you will have to answer these questions on your own, but if you are looking for … [Read More]

Personal Financial Update, February 2021

A personal financial update for February 2021. It's been a while since I posted what's going on with me, so here we go. Debt I’m still debt free and plan on staying that way for the rest of my life. Currently my only debt is my mortgage. I’ve been looking … [Read More]

Common Asset Allocation Rules of Thumb

If you have investments, then there are a few common asset allocation rules of thumb that you can follow to help you better manage your portfolio. These basic rules of thumb can help you to both grow and preserve your nest egg. Risk Tolerance A common asset … [Read More]