April 22, 2022

The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 3 MIN Whether it’s sports, music, or politics, life holds any number of “great debates”– debates that never seem to reach a conclusion. In […]
April 21, 2022

Global vs. International: What’s The Difference?

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 3 MIN With international stock markets comprising about 45.5 percent of the world’s capitalization, a broad range of investment opportunities exist outside the borders […]
April 21, 2022

A Decision Not Made Is Still a Decision

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 3 MIN Whether through inertia or trepidation, investors who put off important investment decisions might consider the admonition offered by motivational speaker Brian Tracy, […]
April 21, 2022

Getting a Head Start on College Savings

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 4 MIN The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates the cost of raising a child to the age of 17 for a middle-income family will […]
April 21, 2022

Required Reading: The Economic Report of the President

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 3 MIN In January, the White House released its 533-page book, “Economic Report of the President (2021).” If you haven’t yet made time to […]
April 21, 2022

How Stocks Work

April 21, 2022

Asset Allocation

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 4 MIN If you live in or have visited a big city, you’ve probably run into street vendors – people who sell everything from […]
April 21, 2022

A Primer on Dividends

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 3 MIN When interest rates reach historic lows, some investors turn to dividend-yielding stocks when in search of income-generating investments. When a company makes […]
April 21, 2022

How the Federal Reserve Works

INVESTMENTREAD TIME: 4 MIN Have you ever taken a close look at paper money? Each U.S. bill has the words “Federal Reserve Note” imprinted across the […]