The S&P 500 Equal Weight Index – Simply Explained SMM

The S&P 500 Equal Weight Index – Simply Explained

    Undoubtedly, the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 Index is a widely used benchmark for many professional financial managers as well as individuals who manage their own investments.   But there is a new way methodology of weighing the S&P 500 index which has,…

Simple Personal Capital Review

Simple Personal Capital Review

  Since college, which was back in the early 2000s, I’ve been using excel spreadsheets to manage my finances. After various versions, I finally settled on what I have now and it’s available for free to everyone here. It focuses on tracking income and expenses…

The Efficient Frontier – Simply Explained

The Efficient Frontier – Simply Explained

  We want our money to be able to do the best job in making more money for us right? But we also are only willing to take a certain amount of risk. The risk may be specific due to our age, investment style and…

Why I Like ETFs And You May Too simple money man

Why I Like ETFs And You May Too

  What would you prefer: pay a little and get more or pay a lot and get less?  I’d prefer the former and this is the conclusion that I have reached from reading about ETFs. You are getting more (in investment returns) and for much…

Simple Stock Analysis – Walmart (WMT) simple money man

Simple Stock Analysis – Walmart (WMT)

  Chances are you’ve visited a Walmart at some point in time. There are locations in every single state in the US including Puerto Rico. Walmart is undoubtedly a retail giant. In fact, there are even Walmart Supercenters that offer groceries and so sell anything…

Practical Advice From The Famous And Wealthy simple money man

Practical Advice From The Famous And Wealthy

When I was younger I would read about celebrities and their lifestyle in the entertainment section of MSN. It was fun to see where they were vacationing, what restaurants they would visit, and the cars they would drive. But, after a while it got old…