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

The S&P 500 Equal Weight Index – Simply Explained

Reading Time: 5 minutes    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,…

Tax Loss Harvesting Simply Explained simple money man

Tax Loss Harvesting Simply Explained

Reading Time: 5 minutes  Who wants to lose money in the stock market? All I can hear are crickets.   But it does happen to everyone at some point in their investing careers. It can happen many times actually. And that is where tax loss harvesting comes into…

Why I Finally Invested In Bitcoin simple money man

Why I Finally Invested In Bitcoin

Reading Time: 4 minutesYes, I joined the herd of many who have invested in Bitcoin. And right off the bat, I think the biggest reason is so I can force myself to learn more and more about Bitcoin and how it can help world-wide commerce in the future….

Be Your Own Auditor Simple money man

Be Your Own Auditor

Reading Time: 5 minutesIt’s true that computers, fingerprint login on apps, and extra security services provided by banks and financial institutions have made auditing and tracking our financial transactions easier.  But this shouldn’t make us lazy and think that everything is safe and secure. If anything it should…

The Things You Own End Up Owning You simple money man

The Things You Own End Up Owning You

Reading Time: 5 minutesMore and more I’m starting to believe the more we have, the more we spend on maintenance, repairs, replacements and excuses to buy even more things.  For example, several months ago I sold and extra car I had. When asked about it, I said to…

How Do I Protect My Investments simple money man

How Do I Protect My Investments?

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe 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 few ways to tackle this,…

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