This article is a 30,000-foot view of the entire process of identifying, buying, selling, and managing a portfolio of self-picked stocks.
Use this 7-point checklist to confirm that your stock purchase decision is grounded in reality and facts.
Want to invest in Pokémon cards, but not sure what to buy or whether it's the right choice for you? Check out this quick guide to learn some helpful tips.
Understanding the difference between a permanent loss of capital and temporary price fluctuation—and how uncertainty affects both—is crucial to becoming a market-beating investor.
Using subtraction instead of addition and maintaining a margin of safety can help you to follow Buffett's famed rule number one: Never lose money. His second rule is don't forget rule number one.
Seth Klarman, Howard Marks, and Mohnish Pabrai are three of the 21st century's greatest value investors. This article discusses some of their main concepts and explains where to learn more about all three of them.
Switching mindsets between long and short-term investing and trading can allow you to preserve your gains while maintaining a value-investing philosophy.
If you're overwhelmed by the prospect of building a portfolio from scratch and don't know where to start, this simple, three-step process might help.
Learning from your trading mistakes is key to ensuring longevity and consistency in your trading. Learn how to spot those mistakes and learn from them quickly.
Trading the financial markets can be very risky, and it takes a while to become consistently profitable, but trading for a living can definitely be rewarding. Here are some of my tips to speed up your journey toward trading success.
Demystifying what to do with your stock portfolio can be difficult. Here are some incredibly simple rules to follow to help ensure that you maintain a diversified, value-oriented portfolio that performs better than the market over time.
Learn how I'm using a $250,000 inheritance for passive income in the hopes of becoming financially independent.
Dollar-cost averaging into the S&P 500 might not work out as well as you think over the next decade or two. Here are some important things to think about when it comes to building a portfolio that will be successful in the long term.
If your main goal is to grow a passive income stream, dividend-growth investing may be your best bet. Here are some basics.
New investors may find the stock market to be confusing, with lots of financial jargon making things more complicated. However, the market should not be inaccessible for the average Joe. Here is a glossary of some basic terms used in the stock market to help new investors enter with confidence.
The 2021 Gamestop Short Squeeze initiated by Reddit followers on the WallStBets forum explained, along with ideas about long term implications.
If you want to succeed and earn money in financial you need to put in a lot of studying and time. TD Ameritrade offers an educational area within their website that can help you make these connections. This article is about the third of six quizzes there.
When I was a young man, I received some sage advice from my dad. I eventually got around to following his advice, and I fine-tuned it with counsel from the Oracle of Omaha himself, Warren Buffett.
With prices depressed because of Covid-19, now may be one of the best times to invest in real estate. Here is how to buy real estate if you only have a small amount to invest.
Though current platinum demand is in decline, the value of platinum may increase given newer industry demand. The World Bank forecasts an increase in platinum price of 64%, rising to $1300 by 2030. At times platinum has been worth more than gold.
Investing can be much easier than it sounds, and you don't need to be rich to invest. Young people are encouraged to start investing as soon as they receive their first income. Here are five reasons why starting young is so important.
A personal anecdote outlining my first experience investing in the stock market. The story of one seemingly brilliant idea gone wrong.
Why is the stock market going up during bad economic times? Great question, and maybe not as insane as it might seem at first glance.
Stocks can make big jumps or take big tumbles after earnings are announced. Should you buy before or after earnings to maximize your profit, or does it not make a difference either way? I did the research to find out.
Do you want to invest in the stock market but do not know where to start? In this article, you will find practical and easy-to-implement tips to help you to invest well.
Update on how Mr. Tod's Pie Factory has done since airing on the show "Shark Tank."
Real estate investment is the most solid way to build wealth. There will always be a demand and its value is sure to appreciate regardless of fluctuations in the market. But which kind is the best to invest in?
The cost of purchasing a buy-to-let property may be far more than it appears at first sight. Initially, you will look at the purchase price, closing costs and fees, mortgage payments, and maintenance costs of a property. However, there are a few more things to consider.
Note investing, especially commercial note investing, has risks as well as rewards. Hotel note buyers typically buy both the note and hotel property when purchasing a note. This article provides tips on what to look for when performing due diligence on a hotel note.