Rich & Famous People with Smart & Dumb Money Habits

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Some are born rich, some inherit it, and some work their butt off to acquire it. How the rich use and spend their riches may also contribute to their continuing to be rich. Wow that sounds kind of confusing :-/… Continue Reading

Simple Stock Comparison – KO & PEP

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When we think of soda, the two giants that come to our minds are inevitably Coca-Cola and Pepsi. Ahhh, the sweet sweet elixir that I must have with pizza or fried chicken or a burger.  At our house, I like… Continue Reading

How Do I Protect My Investments?

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The stock market has been flying high and many of us have seen gains in our investments – some unrealized and some realized gains! For those that are unrealized, what can we do to protect those gains? There are a… Continue Reading

What’s Return on Equity (ROE) and Why Does Warren Buffett Use It?

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Warren Buffett is worth north of approximately $70 Billion. Trust me, if you continue to live below your means, save, and invest consistently you MAY get there too (maybe, hopefully, let’s just cross our fingers 🙂 Apart from only investing… Continue Reading

Simple Fund Analysis – Vanguard Small Cap Value ETF (VBR)

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Lately I’ve been interested in diversifying more. Diversifying of course means NOT putting all your eggs in one basket. Yes I admit for a long-time I was doing this (and actually it served me well). Instead of diversifying into smaller-cap,… Continue Reading

Sell Winners And Buy Losers – Asset Rebalancing

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Isn’t this the craziest, most counter-intuitive investment advice you’ve ever heard??? Why would I sell a stock if it’s making me money…LOTS of money? Long ago, I used to think in this type of way, but there are many reasons… Continue Reading