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How Your Investments Are Like the Weather

By  Ed Snyder, CFP®, ChFC Wherever you live, it’s not unusual to have a few days where the temperature is either unusually high or unusually low for that particular time of year. For example, there could be a day or two in February with temperatures in the low to mid 50s followed by more normal temperatures in… Read Full Story


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How Your Investments Are Like the Weather

By  Ed Snyder, CFP®, ChFC Wherever you live, it’s not unusual to have a few days where the temperature is either unusually high or unusually low for that particular time of year. For example, there could be a day or two in February with temperatures in the low to mid 50s followed by more normal temperatures in... Read More

The Top 3 Benefits of Investing Early

By  Peter Hafner, CFP®, CWS® When you are young, time is on your side. But as you grow older, it becomes more precious and you can't get lost time back. Many Baby Boomers are wishing they had some time back. They would have made different financial decisions. Or so they think anyway. Millennials have time on... Read More

Dueling Technicals on Amazon (AMZN)

By Mike Paulenoff,  MPTrader.com An analysis of Amazon ( AMZN )'s charts on Monday identified a near-term potentially bullish formation juxtaposed against a tricky, potentially dangerous intermediate-term set up. From a near-term perspective, AMZN on its hourly chart appeared to be putting in a "falling... Read More

The 4 Stages of the Investor Emotion Cycle

By David Harden There are many catalysts that influence the stock market - the internal developments that take place within companies, worldwide events,  inflation  rates, interest rates,  exchange rates  and more. All of these factors affect the way stocks might rise and fall. In addition to the impact of... Read More

Don't Base Your Investment Success on Predictions

By  Tyler Reeves, CFP® During the first outbreak of spring storms in 2017, James Spann, along with most other weathermen in the Southeast, perfectly forecasted the day’s weather. There would be, he said, unseasonably warm sunny skies throughout the early afternoon, followed by an outbreak of scattered, severe... Read More

A Beginner's Guide To Diversifying Stocks

Most people are aware that diversification is an important part of managing risk when putting together a portfolio. If you have all your money in one stock and it drops twenty percent, so does your overall account value. If, on the other hand, that stock is one of many that you own, the effect is lessened. Real... Read More

Investing Basics

  • Getting Started In Stocks

    So you've decided to invest in the stock market. Congratulations! In his 2005 book "The Future for Investors," Jeremy Siegel showed that, in the long run, investing in stocks has handily... Read More

  • The NASDAQ Dozen

    Do you suffer from analysis paralysis? Do you have a stock you are interested in buying but you don't have the foggiest idea of where to even start a proper analysis? We can help... Read More

  • The 10 Commandments Of Investing

    The biblical Ten Commandments were intended to act as a driver's manual for the road of life. "Thou shalt not kill." "Thou shalt not lie." These are life's version of the stop-at-the... Read More

  • The Lowdown On Penny Stocks

    Successful companies aren't born, they're made. They have to work through the ranks like everyone else. Unfortunately, some investors believe that finding the next "big thing" means scouring... Read More

  • Start Investing With Only $1,000

    So you have a $1,000 set aside, and you're ready to enter the world of investing. But before you jump head first into the world of stocks and bonds, there are a few things you need to consider... Read More

  • How to Select an Online Broker

    One of the most important investment decisions you'll make has nothing to do with stocks, bonds or mutual funds. This crucial decision is picking a broker. There are dozens of companies... Read More



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