Smart Investment Advice for the Novice Investor

If you meticulously consider it the whole idea to any or all investment recommendations comes down to letting you know how to buy at a small enough price tag and then sell off if the prices look up. Yet somehow choosing the correct moment is almost out of the question...

20 Foolish Ways to Spend Money

With the passing of 2007 and a fresh new year upon us, it’s appropriate that we renew our past financial resolutions and vow, once again, to spend our money wisely. Of course, simply making the pledge is no guarantee that our dollars will work diligently....

Investing with Little Money

A recent request from a newsletter subscriber was short and to the point: "Would you please give us some suggestions on how to invest when you don't have much money?" This sounded like a challenge I'd enjoy tackling. But as I wrestled with it, I...

Why Bond Prices Change

Investors include fixed income securities, such as bonds, in their portfolio for a variety of reasons. Fixed income securities, are generally considered more conservative investments than equities are. Therefore, you may expect less price volatility from the fixed...