How Risky is Stocks And Other Relative Investments?

How Risky is Stocks And Other Relative Investments?

Just as the saying goes, we live in a risky world. Almost everything we do involves some degree of risk. Generally, to invest is to risk… since one is not certain about the outcome of the investment. According to Wikipedia, investment or investing is a term with...
Stock Market Advice From Chicken Little

Stock Market Advice From Chicken Little

One day, while Chicken Little was walking in the woods, an acorn fell and hit him on his head. “Goodness gracious me!” said Chicken Little, “The sky is falling, the sky is falling. I must go warn everyone.” We see this all the time. The stock...
Saving for Retirement

Saving for Retirement

Now is the best time to start saving for retirement. Most people have started saving for a future financial goal — it may be to buy a house or a car, or to pay for college education of the children, or for a big activity or event.  But these goals are not really...
Organize your Finances and Save Your Money

Organize your Finances and Save Your Money

You carefully plan how to spend your money. But you may have never organized a plan on how to best save your hard-earned money.  Shopping the sales, cut corners, conserve energy, and clip coupons are all positive steps in the right direction, but with some careful...
How Gratitude Can Change Your Life

How Gratitude Can Change Your Life

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, the holiday that has its origin in the Puritan’s tradition of giving thanks for a good harvest.  The Puritans weren’t the first in this regard.  Many religious and societal traditions are based in the concept of gratitude. ...
How to Know When to Sell Your Stocks

How to Know When to Sell Your Stocks

While quite a bit of time and research goes into selecting stocks, it is often hard to know when to pull out – especially for first time investors. The good news is that if you have chosen your stocks carefully, you won’t need to pull out for a very long time, such as...