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 […]

Why You Should Ignore the Stock Market

The stock market hit a 10+ year bottom in March 2009.

Note: I first published this post in March 2009 as the already-beleaguered stock market neared its deepest bottoms in more than ten years. Originally a reaction to the hysterical media coverage of that crash (and a simple plug for emotionless, buy-and-hold investing), I later realized this post underscores my investing philosophy as a whole and […]