Financial Literacy

What Percentage Should You Have In Stocks And Bonds?

#Financial Literacy #Investing

Few people (if any) know their tolerance for risk until they've been tested. Your stock and bond allocation has more to do with emotions than performance. So respect what you might not know about yourself.…

Andrew Hallam

Are You Afraid That Bonds Are Going To Crash?

#Financial Literacy #Investing

Bond bashing headlines really freak people out. But a bit of knowledge should put you at ease.…

Andrew Hallam

Kindness Lottery Winner #2

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Sign up for my Kindness Lottery at andrewhallam.com and get a free download of chapter 1 of my upcoming book, Balance.…

Andrew Hallam

Stock Market Investing For Beginners

#Financial Literacy

Are you a beginning investor? Would you like to invest but feel you don't know enough? If so, this article should give you a good start.…

Andrew Hallam

Why Retirees Shouldn't Fear Market Volatility

#Financial Literacy #Retirement

"The stock market is so much more volatile than it used to be." If you, or someone you know has such fears, please read this.…

Andrew Hallam

Sign up for the Kindness Lottery

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Subscribe to Andrew's mailing list at andrewhallam.com for an opportunity to win the Kindness Lottery and to download Ch 1 of his upcoming book.…

Andrew Hallam

Does Your Financial Advisor Have Your Best Interest In Mind?

#Advisors #Financial Literacy

Learn the questions you should ask when looking for an ethical financial advisor who will put your interests first.…

Andrew Hallam

Why I Don't Include 'Play Money' In My Investment Portfolio

#Financial Literacy #Investing

Odds are high that your play money will eventually lose to a diversified portfolio of low-cost index funds. It’s a research-based fact.…

Andrew Hallam

The Great Wealth-Building Strategy That's Like An Olympic Wrestling Match

#Financial Literacy #Investing

One of my wrestlers was desperate. Another middle school kid had him tied up on the mat and it was clear Chris was going to lose.…

Andrew Hallam

Gold Is Like A Ten-Person Life-Raft Now

#Financial Literacy #Mindset

Gold is much like a 10-person lifeboat. It usually sits neglected as cruise line guests dance to Shakira. However, when small waves tip a few dinner…

Andrew Hallam