inMessment Game – Second Quarter Results 2012

The Second Quarter of 2012 is well past but here are the results of the inMessment Game Portfolio. Here you will see the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Q2 2012. → Read More . . .

Can a MOAT Protect my Investment Castle? Market Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat Research ETF

On May 2nd of 2012 I added the Market Vectors MOAT ETF to my inMessment Game Portfolio. Morningstar’s Wide Moat index has performed very well over the last 5 years. Read more into this post to see why I decided to add it to my portfolio. → Read More . . .

Stock Market Indexes, What are The Dow, The S&P 500 and The NASDAQ – Investing Basics

When one starts investing in the US Stock Market, one soon become acquainted with the big thee stock market indexes: The Dow, The S&P 500 and The NASDAQ. What are these three indexes that are listed on the home page of just about every major US online investment site? → Read More . . .

Replace Fear And Greed With Patience And Discipline

The market of 2011 has been very volatile. My fear looks at the turmoil in the market and it wants me to pull my money out. My greed looks at the crazy swings and wants me to take crazy risks. What I need is to replace my fear and greed with patience and discipline. → Read More . . .

Market Crash, Should I Still Invest?

Monday, August 8, 2011 the market seemed to crash! And, to make it even worse, this happened after a couple of down weeks. What should I do now? Should I buy, sell or hold? → Read More . . .

5 Simple Steps to Start Investing

It seems that way too few people are investing. I also think that most wait too long to start investing. We all know the reasons people don’t start investing: “I don’t have enough money.” “I am too young.” “I am too old.” “I don’t know how to start!” That last reason is the one I want help people overcome. → Read More . . .

Investing Basics – What Are Mutual Funds And ETFs

This post gives a high-level view of what Mutual Funds and ETFs are. Understanding the different ways to invest goes a long way to build your confidence when investing in the stock market. There are nearly as many different options as there are people ready to give their opinion of which one is best. → Read More . . .

Investing Basics – What Are Bonds

This post gives a high-level view of what Bonds are. Understanding the different ways to invest goes a long way to build your confidence when investing in the stock market. There are nearly as many different options as there are people ready to give their opinion of which one is best. → Read More . . .

Investing Basics – What Are Stocks

This post gives a high-level view of what Stocks are. Understanding the different ways to invest goes a long way to build your confidence when investing in the stock market. There are nearly as many different options as there are people ready to give their opinion of which one is best. → Read More . . .

Ideas To Get Started Investing In The Stock Market

What is the best way for someone to get started investing in the stock market? There are many answers to this question and more seem to pop up every day. I came across a video from Morningstar and I think it is well worth sharing to help answer this question. → Read More . . .