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3 Types of Securities Investments Explained

Securities are financial instruments traded on financial exchanges. By understanding the types of securities, you’ll have a better idea of where to invest.

Corporate Bonds: Definition & Explanation

One way to understand corporate bonds is to draw a distinction between them and stocks.

What Are Bonds and How Do They Work?

Understanding bonds is vital to being a well rounded investor. We’re breaking down bonds starting with the basic characteristics and different types.

How to Invest $10,000 and Watch Your Money Grow

I am often asked by family, friends and colleagues what […]

The Ticking Time Bomb in Your Portfolio

In this low-interest environment, investors have gravitated toward fixed-income investments. But that could be very dangerous…

What You Can Learn From This Billionaire’s $500 Million Mistake

Even the great George Soros takes a hit now and again. His most recent mistake had to do with actively managed bond funds. Here’s the takeaway for everyday investors…

What You Need to Own If This Turns Into a Real Bear Market

If the unpleasantness in the market evolves into something more serious, history suggests one asset class will be the best performer in your portfolio.

Annuities: Risks and Rewards (Slideshow)

More than a quarter of a million people reach retirement age each month. Annuities are one way to alleviate fears of outliving your assets.