Real estate has long been one of the most common types of investment in America. Whether you are trying to increase the value of your primary residence or use a rental property for supplemental income, real estate offers an opportunity to grow your wealth and retire earlier. But what if you don’t have the funds […]


Index funds are a great idea, but with market returns as low as they’ve been, is there something just as safe and cost effective that can offer better returns?  Enter fundamental index funds, a relatively new breed of fund that aims to beat the market and traditional market index funds.  What are they?  How have they performed?  […]


Investing in real estate takes a lot of commitment.  Whereas you can easily buy and sell a stock with little time and effort involved, buying real estate is much more difficult, hands-on, long-term and market specific.  Maybe you’ve wondered whether investing in real estate is something you’d be interested in?  There are definitely lots of benefits from investing in property.  […]


Should You Invest in Gold?

by on October 1, 2011

I’m sure you’ve heard the people on your favorite business TV or radio station talk about gold.  It is kind of exciting, I mean after all, its gold!  The real question is, should gold be a part of your portfolio?  We’ll go into some brief background on why people invest in gold and then give our […]