Slow-and-steady is the way to attaining financial security.
Fear is what allows you to be taken in by 'get rich' schemes that don't align with your financial objectives.
It's important to realize that not all assets are designed to achieve the same objectives.
Playing the day’s news keeps a short-term focus that serves only a few individuals
Too many people make the mistake of confusing asset allocation with portfolio construction.
The objective of investing is to offset future liabilities and manage risk.
REITs give equity investors exposure to real estate without the headaches of managing property.
Owning every sector under the sun is not an investment strategy.
Here's another installment of our sector-selection picks, this time in the energy patch.
| May 05, 2013
| 1:23 PM EDT
Too often, we assume the "why" of investing is to make money. Or, as I was trained to say for many years, "Identify the ...