The Hardest Part of Investing

For people who aren’t born into wealth, and who didn’t have parents to teach them about investing, investing can be a confusing and gut-wrenching experience.  If you lose money over the first few months or years, I can almost guarantee you will feel devastated.  If you make money, the exuberance that you will feel is an extremely palpable one that can have you skipping. (more…)

Please Participate in Your 401k Plan

When I was sitting in my employers’ benefits meeting the following question was asked, “How many of you participate in our companies’ 401k plan?”  Intrigued, I looked around, and to be honest, I was pretty disappointed by what I saw. (more…)