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8 Fresh Investment Ideas For 2015

New Year's Revolutions- Ten fresh investment ideas for 2015

The new year is a great time to reevaluate your investments. Spend this time taking a good look at the economic environment and make any adjustments you see fit. With interest rates set to rise, you may want to double check your bond holdings. Also, oil and banks may see a comeback this year.

ETFs: Get to Know Exchange-traded Funds


Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are bundles of securities you buy or sell on a stock market in a single transaction. Learn more about ETFs and how to invest.

Where To Begin Investing: 12 Ideas From My Own Portfolio

Struggling with where to begin investing? Start simple with an index ETF or mutual fund.

Choosing your investments can be overwhelming, and even after you’ve made your choice you will probably still second guess yourself. I’ve learned that simple is best. Here’s how I’ve set up my portfolio.

The Best Mutual Funds and ETFs for New Investors

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about the best places for new investors to open investing accounts. But a complementary decision (and, perhaps, a more important one) isn’t where to invest, but how. I began to answer that question recently as well, in my review of The Investment Answer. It’s a book that […]

The Future of ETFs

This past week, the Boca Raton Resort & Club hosted the Third Annual Inside ETFs Conference, the world’s largest exchange traded fund (ETF) event with over 750 participants. CNBC even broadcasted live from the event with interviews from ETF issuers, marketers, fund managers and others involved in the ETF business. With over 800 ETFs in […]

All About Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)

Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, are sooo hot right now, and with good reason. ETFs allow investors to purchase an entire index with the same convenience and cost of buying a single stock. Are ETFs a wise move for you? ETFs Defined The “exchange-traded” part of exchange-traded fund means that investors can buy and sell ETF […]