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Financial Literacy

Is It Wise To Begin Investing When Stocks Are At An All-Time High?

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Afraid to invest with stocks near an all time high? This story might help. By 37, I had a million dollar portfolio on a teacher's salary. And I added most of my money to the stock market when markets were at, or near, all-time highs.…

Andrew Hallam

Should You Begin Investing Now, Or Wait?

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You haven’t started investing? Charles Schwab says that for every 5 years you delay investing, you'll have to invest twice as much? Is that true? The math on this is shocking.…

Andrew Hallam

Dare To Compare Your Investment Results With Your Colleagues And Friends?

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Comparing your investment results to others can be misleading. Talking about money is like social media posts. People rarely share the bumps and bruises.…

Andrew Hallam

What Should You Do With Free Or Discounted Company Shares?

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Have you been given company shares or the option to buy them at a discount? This article shares a new perspective and questions to help you make informed decisions.…

Andrew Hallam

Could You Pass The Game Show Test If You Wanted To Buy Gold?

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Take this 4 question quiz about gold. Ten years into my investment journey, I wouldn't have passed. How many would you get right?…

Andrew Hallam

What's The Perfect Investment Allocation?

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When determining your allocation, age isn’t the only factor to consider. In many cases, the answer is in your DNA. People aren’t machines. Personalities always matter. In investing, portfolio allocation is like choosing your running attire.…

Andrew Hallam

What Are The World's Best Performing Stock Market Indexes Right Now?

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Quick: Without looking. Can you guess which the top performing stock markets have been this year? Is the United States among them? Should you invest in them now? Why or why not?…

Andrew Hallam

How Would Aliens Assess Your Investment Behavior?

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Imagine aliens monitoring our behavior. In their eyes, how logical would we be? What would they say about how you invest?…

Andrew Hallam

Popular Investment Opportunities That You Should Avoid

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Recently, there's an increased popularity in private equity "opportunities." Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger say you should avoid these like the plague. I agree and explain why, here.…

Andrew Hallam

The Crash Of The US Dollar Is Imminent ... Or Is It?

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Will the US dollar sink into oblivion? That’s the word on some streets. Negative news stories attract the most attention - that’s no secret. Often, sadly, the facts and data are left out.…

Andrew Hallam