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Learning about personal finance and investing

Learning about personal finance and investing The investment strategy that I always suggest is a “completely passive, globally diversified, always invested, never switch to beat the market” investment strategy. This kind of investment strategy is a very low maintenance investment strategy. From many respects, you set it, and you forget it. Except for: the need […]

You are a financial industry profit center

Why allow the financial industry to help itself to your money? This blog provides you with objective information that could solidify a lifelong commitment on our part to low cost investing. Low cost investing is how you keep more of your own investments for your family, instead of naively giving your money to the financial […]

Ultra Short Term Bond Funds

Low Cost US Taxable Ultra-Short Term Bond Funds Table of Low Cost Ultra Short Term Corporate Bond Mutual Funds This article contains a list of the best low cost and most economical ultra short term bond funds available to individual investors. Note the listing below in this paper for the lowest cost index investment funds. […]

International Small-Cap Stock Funds with the Lowest Expenses

International mid-cap, small-cap, and emerging markets stock mutual funds List of international mid-cap and small-cap stock mutual funds with the lowest costs This section provides a listing of the lowest cost international small-cap, mid-cap, and emerging markets stock mutual funds. See the chart in this article for the least expensive index mutual funds investments. This […]

Is staying in an employer’s tax-advantaged retirement plan better that rolling retirement savings into a rollover IRA?

Here are the minimum requirements for a good quality employer sponsored retirement plan worth staying in. First, all investment and administrative costs should be fully disclosed and rock bottom in your employer’s tax-advantaged retirement account.  Second, an employee must have the choice of at least one very low cost, broadly diversified, low turnover, passively managed […]

Identity theft protection and prevention

How to prevent identity theft You should take the potential for financial identity theft very seriously, as a threat to your financial security. Identity theft sometimes entails a loss of your financial assets. However, whether or not you lose money directly, an identity theft breach can take a very large amount of your time to […]

Rational Mutual Fund and ETF Selection

Rational selection of equity and bond mutual funds and ETFs – An Overview Given the extremely large variety and number of available fixed income and equity investment mutual funds and ETFs, investors need a rational basis to select among them. Without scientific selection criteria and a good understanding of which factors are more or less […]

The Economics of the Financial Investment Advisory Industry

Everyone has similar, yet distinct, financial planning needs regarding their families’ financial futures. While more wealthy people (think millions of dollars) have greater complexity to their financial affairs (caused largely by our incredibly convoluted U.S. personal tax codes), everyone needs sophisticated financial lifecycle planning. Whether wealthy or not yet wealthy, families need a personalized way […]

Where to invest in low cost mutual funds and ETFs

With this investment book about ETF and mutual funds fees and expenses, you can lower your portfolio investing costs, reduce your portfolio risk exposure, and understand how to invest in stocks and bonds funds directly This article is about a low cost investing book which is among the most helpful books on personal investing that […]

Financial and industrial demand for silver

Reasons why silver demand is on the rise Personal Financial Planning Software Precious metals have been on the decline as the Federal Reserve Bank has reduced and eliminated its last quantative easing stimulus program. Given gold prices today, many investors are convinced that the sentiment for gold and silver will mostly be bearish until next […]

A Solid Credit Score for Young People

Why a Solid Credit Score Might Be a Young Person’s Best Investment It’s easy for young investors to get ahead of themselves, diving in headfirst without learning the basics of trading stocks or by attempting to exploit inefficiencies in the futures markets, when only they themselves are being exploited. The truth, however, is that failing […]

Day Trading Is a Terrible Idea

Why Day Trading Is a Terrible Idea Investing success is built upon the idea of buying an asset at a discounted price, and then holding it for a long period of time as the value of the asset steadily rises due to the expected risk premium inherent in holding your capital in a risky asset. […]

Property Loss Can Dent Your Finances

Homeowners live with the fear of break-ins and burglary. Those living in areas prone to floods or earthquakes have an added risk, that of losing their home and property to these natural disasters. But it is not only homeowners who are affected. Renters, too, can lose property to thieves, floods or fires as safety for […]

Market Turbulence and Portfolio Fine Tuning

Markets are in turmoil once again as the “Greek Tragedy” continues to play out on the European stage. German and French banks are girding for a possible default, and the fear of the contagion spreading to the weaker member states of the Eurozone is freezing investors in their tracks. Stock markets are down on a […]

Professional Forex Trading

Forex Trading: Do You Have What it Takes to be a Professional Trader? Alternative investment vehicles have received a great deal of attention over the past few years, as investors have grown weary of fluctuating stock markets and sideways trading patterns. Commodities and options have drawn a share of the action, but the largest beneficiary […]

Teach Kids to Find Their Investor Personality

[Note: The following is a guest article from the “Ask Anne Blog.” It is published here as a courtesy. The opinions expressed here are the opinions of the “Ask Anne Blog“, and are not necessarily those of?The Skilled Investor. The Skilled Investor received no compensation for the publication of this courtesy article.] Financial Planning Software […]

How many stocks are needed for a well-diversified portfolio?

Industry rules-of-thumb often state that 15 to 30 stocks are enough for a well-diversified portfolio. This can be very misleading. Recent studies point out that industry rules-of-thumb on the number of stocks needed for a well-diversified portfolio are simply not adequate. These rules-of-thumb most often state that 15 to 30 stocks are enough. “The Truth […]

The Optimal Investment Strategy for Individual Investors

The Solution – ONLY follow financial strategies that are scientific, passive, diversified, savings focused, risk controlled, low cost, and tax efficient A previous article, “The Problem – Straight answers about personal financial and investment planning are difficult to find,” summarized important reasons why individuals may experience difficulties, even if they are intent upon doing better […]

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