The GameStop stock—or GameStonk—saga opened up the stock market to many new investors taking their cues from Reddit’s WallStreetBets subreddit. There were a handful of success stories, like the Redditor who claimed they paid off more than $20,000 in … [Read more...] about 5 Lessons Learned by First-Time Investors from the GameStop Stock Saga
The purpose of investing is to make money. Most people sink their money into established companies expecting growth over a long period of time. A select few want a side of adrenaline and volatility with their capital gains. They hope to … [Read more...] about Best Stocks Under 1 Dollar: The Five Best
Is now the time to throw conventional investment wisdom out the window? Financial advisers will tell young people to put their retirement investments into funds that have a higher risk. The theory is, the potential for higher gains … [Read more...] about Should You Be Investing More In The Stock Market?
My stocks got absolutely hammered last month, but that didn't stop me from staying the course with my investments. I took the perspective that stocks were on sale, and I should buy while prices were low. Eventually the market, and the value of my … [Read more...] about The Clever Investor: Loyal3 Update â€“ 02/17/2016
Last Wednesday the Federal Reserve Board raised interest rates for the first time in a decade. This is in response to the growing perspective that the US economy has stabilized and can therefore handle the gradual raising of interest rates. Having … [Read more...] about The Clever Investor: Loyal3 Update â€“ 12/21/2015
In last month's Clever Investor update I saw my investments gain in value even though the market as a whole dropped significantly. This month has seen the exact opposite results. I guess that's the way it rolls sometimes. Before looking … [Read more...] about The Clever Investor: Loyal3 Update â€“ 10/16/2015