Advanced Investing

What To Do With Your Investments Right Now

By in Advanced Investing, Asset Allocation, Guest Post, Investing | 2 comments

Ten Tactical Asset Allocation Considerations Guest post, Rob Bennett I advocate the Valuation-Informed Indexing Model for understanding how stock investing works. This is the model rooted in the research of Yale Economics Professor Robert Shiller. It is similar to the far more popular Buy-and-Hold Model in all respects but one — Valuation-Informed Indexers believe...

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Should I Invest in Pot?

Should I Invest in Pot?

By in Advanced Investing, Stocks | 15 comments

Is Medical Marijuana the Investment of the Future? I saw a fascinating show on television about the benefits of medical marijuana. In fact, a young girl with up to 75 seizures per day found that a form of marijuana ameliorated her symptoms. Unfortunately for her family, the marijuana derivative treatment was only available in Colorado, and this family lived in New...

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Would You Invest in a 100% Muni Bond Portfolio?

Would You Invest in a 100% Muni Bond Portfolio?

By in Advanced Investing, Asset Allocation, Bond, Investing, Reader Question | 0 comments

Are 100 Percent Municipal Bonds Superior to a Diversified Portfolio? The recent “reader question” article, “Should I Invest in Bonds Even Though I Might Lose Money?” garnered some fascinating investing conversation. Among the thoughtful comments, one in particular stood out, because it was contrary to the typical investing viewpoint. Randy...

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MBA Series; BOND INVESTING – TAX FREE OR TAXABLE, WHICH TO CHOOSE?

By in Advanced Investing, Bond, Taxes | 8 comments

Tax Free or Taxable Bonds? Use a Simple Formula to Choose PRINT THIS ARTICLE OUT AND SAVE FOR REFERENCE I started investing in my 20′s when I came into a small inheritance from a great aunt. My fear of the stock market and recollection of stories of the great stock market crash of 1929 led me to invest in bonds as a safer way to grow my money. Flash forward...

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