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

#Investing #Financial Literacy

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?

#Investing #Financial Literacy

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

Do I Regret Selling My Berkshire Hathaway Shares? They Would Be Worth Almost $2 Million Today

#Investing #Andrew's Money

In 2011, I owned plenty of Berkshire Hathaway shares. Today, if I didn't sell them, they would be worth about $2 million. If you were me, would you regret that? This story outlines the details.…

Andrew Hallam

If The US Election Causes The Dollar To Crash, Should You Hedge Your ETFs To The Euro Or The Pound?

#Investing #Index Funds

With the upcoming US election people are worried about the strength of the dollar. Should you hedge to a non-US currency?…

Andrew Hallam

Great Investors Don't Speculate

#Talks and Interviews #Investing

Andrew Hallam, at the 2024 Swissquote Investor's Day conference, describes why smart investors should think about Norse mythology.…

Andrew Hallam

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

#Investing #Financial Literacy #Index Funds

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?

#Investing #Financial Literacy #Mindset

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

Why Donald Trump's Court Cases And Wealth Should Influence Your Investments

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Over the years, Donald Trump has invested in countless business ventures, TV appearances and a book. But you could have done better…without working a single day.…

Andrew Hallam

Are You Worried About Wars, Market Drops And A Messed Up World?

#Investing

Just like market trends, humanity's journey has its ups and downs. But, despite the challenges we face, there's a positive, long-term trajectory. This week’s story draws parallels between human progress and the stock market. Click to learn more.…

Andrew Hallam

Why You Shouldn't Tell Your Children To Invest

#Investing #Children

As adults, we often tell our kids to invest early. But what if we try this instead? Tell your child it pays to be "lazy." This approach, as Andrew recalls from his teaching days, is more engaging and effective than just saying "invest."…

Andrew Hallam