You May Be Accidentally Investing In Cigarette (and other) Companies

Last week, TED Talks Daily Podcast posted a fantastic talk on the unintentional…


Ski Lessons

Last week I took my two oldest kids (ages 10 and 8) to the ski slopes for the…


Are They Really Called Securities??

We often refer to stocks and bonds as securities.  Legally, these are…


In For A Bumpy Boat Ride

I think I’m done with traveling for a while.  After our extended RV trip up to…


How Will Trade Tariffs Affect My Investments?

How do you feel about the trade tariffs being announced?  Some people love it;…


6 Common Mental Mistakes Investors Make

On one hand, investing is rather simple.  There are basic rules and tenets, and…


What’s Really Inside My Mutual Fund?

Mutual funds offer a convenient, simple and efficient way to achieve…


Is It Time To Panic?

If you haven’t noticed (and great for you if you haven’t as it means you’re not…


3 Lessons from Going on a Cruise

Have you ever had the pleasure of going on a cruise?  I’ve only been on one (to…


Which Way is the Market Heading From Here?

Do you feel a bit crazy when you read headlines for the stock market?…