Simple REIT Analysis – AGNC

Simple REIT Analysis – AGNC

  If you’re like me you may not have a whole lot of money twiddling its thumbs and waiting to be deployed in an investment property. But guess what, that’s totally fine. You can still be a property investor via… Continue Reading

Simple Fund Comparison – SCHD VS VIG

simple money man SCHD vs VIG

Lately I’ve become more and more interested in low cost ETFs while less and less interested in stocks and mutual funds. ETFs provide one-click diversification, super-low fees while still paying investors dividends. I don’t think I’ve come across any literature… Continue Reading

Simple Stock Analysis – Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Simple Stock Analysis – Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) (1)

Summer is here! That means people are going to travel. That means people are going to use their cars and airlines are going to use their planes. That means they all must buy fuel. But fuel prices rise in the… Continue Reading

Bye CDs – Well Hello There Dividends

Bye CDs – Well Hello There Dividends

It’s no surprise that CD rates are super low and have been for a long time now. Per Bankrate.com, the best rates for a $10,000 5 year CD is 2.35%. I’ve seen so many stocks that have a higher yield.… 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

Simple Fund Analysis – DVY

When I first started investing in the stock market, I was all about stocks, stocks, STOCKS! They seemed more exciting to me as they focus on one company, what it’s done, what it’s doing, and what it’s planning on doing.… Continue Reading