The Basics of Bonds

Most people know about stocks. The stock market is what most people think of when it comes to investing, alongside real estate. Bonds are less prominently considered, which is a shame. Delving into the bond market can be a great long-term supplement to a financial...

Investment Strategies of the Ultra Wealthy

There are poor investors. There are the very fruitful and wealthy investors. There are those who are in between, who want to go up top. There are behaviours associated with successful investing, which may not be apparent to those who don’t have their experience...

Bad Moves For First Time Investors

When jumping into a new endeavour, there are growing pains. People make mistakes. They learn as they go, even if they have experts that are helping them get their feet wet. The same holds true for investing. There are some mistakes that every new investor seems to...

Why Diversify Your Investments

If you are a new investor, chances are you are getting many reminders to diversify. Don’t sink all your resources in one thing, experts will tell you. Spread out your money, say the experts. However, you might be inclined to wonder. Why should you diversify? You...

Investing Style

We all have our styles, our way of doing things. Sure, the circumstances of our generations affect our choices – Gen Y, for instance, does not like financial products due to coming of age during the worst of the recent financial crises – but those are generalisations....