Recent Stock Purchase II June 2016

It sure has been a long time since I made two or more separate buys in one month. The last time I made multiple buys in a month was January of this year. I guess it kind of gives a little insight as to what I think about the market these days. While I don’t … Read more

July 2016 Stock Considerations

With the month of June quickly wrapping up on a very volatile note, it looks like better buying opportunities lay ahead in the coming month with a lot of uncertainty and no precedent to guide us through the formal leaving of Great Britain from the European Union. Clearly, the worldwide stock markets do not like … Read more

A New World of Trading Opportunities With CFD Brokers

The following is a sponsored blog post: The on-going digitization of trading continues to create new and exotic derivatives of traditional market instruments that allow access to increasingly complex trading strategies to increasing numbers and types of traders. Contemporary CFD (Cash For Difference) brokers offer the opportunity for retail investors of all sorts to make … Read more

Recent Stock Purchase June 2016

Here we are, approaching the end of June in about a week, and with that half of 2016 will be in the books. I know, I know… where does the time go? Just experiencing the weeks and months fly by always reminds me to do what I have always been doing… continually invest, at least … Read more

Why You Should Consider Refinancing Your Student Loans

This post may contain affiliate links: If you have been presented with the opportunity to refinance your student loans, you may be wondering why you should. There are quite a few reasons why you need to sit down and consider it. Below, I will go over some of these reasons in hopes to provide you … Read more

The Pantry Portfolio

It’s no secret that I like the defensive nature of the consumer staples the most. In a recent post I showed you my dividend portfolio sector allocations in which the consumer staples represent my largest holdings by far. Of course, this is by design as I value the very defensive nature of this sector and … Read more

Copy Trading Brings Income to Popular Traders

The following is a guest post: The advent of copy trading is now allowing a new class of people — in many cases ordinary citizens — to make money investing. And in many cases, the money these traders are making is not only from their own investments, but from the investments of others.   On … Read more

Dividend Portfolio Sector Allocation June 2016

Every few months I like to take a look at my portfolio holdings and examine my overall sector allocations to see if they meet my comfort level as to how my capital is distributed. As we all know, market forces affect certain sectors at different times throughout business cycles which can often throw many portfolio … Read more

Simple Steps To Wiser Investments And Bigger Profits

The following is a sponsored blog post: To make money, you have to make investments. The logic is simple, but the reality is far more complex. It is a fact that investments aren’t the easiest things to get right. If they were, every person on the planet would be a millionaire. To reap the rewards, … Read more