Investing should be easy – just buy low and sell high – but most of us have trouble following that simple advice. There are principles and strategies that may enable you to put together an investment portfolio that reflects your risk tolerance, time horizon, and goals. Understanding these principles and strategies can help you avoid some of the pitfalls that snare some investors.
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement.
Bursting the Bubble
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The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing
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There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.