Somewhat of a renaissance man, Steve worked as a professional broker and has been an active trader of bonds for more than two decades, specializing in ultra-short-maturity corporate bonds. But before entering the investment industry, Steve was a naval aviator, flying fixed-and rotary-winged aircrafts, and also served as a surface warfare officer. Steve’s regular video series featured on Wealthy Retirement called “Slap in the Face” Award is some the most amusing investment content we republish.
Articles by Steve McDonald
The Argument for Staying in Low-Paying Annuities
October 1, 2019
Annuities may have a place for investors who aren’t confident in their financial savvy.
Financial Illiteracy: This One Will Cost You
September 24, 2019
Low levels of financial literacy in the U.S. are creating a massive problem.
Without a Thorough Retirement Budget, Your Savings Won’t Cut It
September 17, 2019
To create an accurate retirement budget, you can’t afford not to expect the unexpected.
Stagger Now, or Stumble Later
September 10, 2019
Bond investors who stagger their maturities will have more success in a volatile market.
Become the Shark… or Be Its Prey
September 6, 2019
Successfully saving for retirement requires taking an aggressive approach.
What the “Experts” on TV Won’t Tell You
September 3, 2019
Media personalities warn about a coming recession, but there’s no cause for investors to panic.
Make a Killing… With Bonds
August 27, 2019
Investors who kept calm were able to profit from this year’s sell-offs.
Don’t Wait for the Bear to Come Knocking
August 13, 2019
Investors need to be realistic when anticipating how they will behave in a sell-off.