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Age-Based Asset Allocation: Following the Best “Flight Path” to Retirement

In the investment world of everyday folks, I don’t think you’ll ever hear anyone hesitant about making money. But if you ask them how much can they deal with losing in the short term to reach long-term goals, then it’s a completely different story.”

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VYM: The Best High Dividend Yield ETF?

Some people like mutual funds and others are jumping on the ETF bandwagon. However, besides the pricing, is there any difference in using one or the other for retirement investing…

Is VYM the Best High Dividend Yield ETF?

J-Charts: The Next Evolution of Technical Analysis

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that the analysis itself is becoming more mathematical and/or scientific. But that doesn’t make it more attractive to average investors…

J-Charts: The Next Evolution of Technical Analysis

Stock Bar Charts Demystified

Simply put, bar charts provide a visual representation of the price activity over a given period of time. And it may be the most commonly used…

Stock Bar Charts Demystified

The Pros and Cons of Floating Rate Funds

Floating rate funds are closed-end mutual funds that seek to provide yields that match the prime rate. This attractive yield is often…

The Pros and Cons of Floating Rate Funds

Understanding the P/E Ratio

The P/E is a helpful metric. But don’t make the amateur mistake of letting it be an end-all, be-all valuation metric…

Election Year and the Stock Market

People in the market will do anything to gain an upper hand in investing. They will scour past data and events to find…
Election Year and the Stock Market

Understanding Black Swan Investing

The term “black swan” is philosophical in nature. Eighteenth-century Scottish philosopher David Hume once stated…
Understanding Black Swan Investing