Investing should be easy – just buy low and sell high – but most of us have trouble following that simple advice. There are principles and strategies that may enable you to put together an investment portfolio that reflects your risk tolerance, time horizon, and goals. Understanding these principles and strategies can help you avoid some of the pitfalls that snare some investors.
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The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Time and market performance may subtly and slowly imbalance your portfolio.
This helpful infographic will define bull and bear markets, as well as give a historical overview.
When the market experiences volatility, it may be a good time to review these common terms.
If you are concerned about inflation and expect short-term interest rates may increase, TIPS could be worth considering.
Learn more about women taking control of their finances with this infographic.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Savvy investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
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