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About Jon Dulin

Jon writes for Money Smart Guides, a personal finance blog that helps readers get out of debt and start investing for their future. He has been investing since he was 16 and has learned a lot through the years. He uses these investment lessons to help him be a more successful investor today.
How to Use Behavioral Finance to Your Investing Advantage
  • How to Use Behavioral Finance to Your Investing Advantage

How to Use Behavioral Finance to Your Investing Advantage

By |January 18th, 2018|

Do you know why you make the choices you do when it comes to investing? I’m sure you could look back on some of your past investment decisions and wonder what in the world were you thinking. While some of us beat ourselves up over poorly made decisions, the reality is that it isn’t […]

Why Your 401(k) Plan Is Your Most Powerful Investment Account
  • Why Your 401(k) Plan Is Your Most Powerful Investment Account

Why Your 401(k) Plan Is Your Most Powerful Investment Account

By |January 16th, 2018|

As an investor, you have many different accounts that you can use to invest your money in. And each of these different accounts has its own advantages and disadvantages. But there is one account that stands head and shoulders above the rest. It is your 401(k) plan.

What makes your 401(k) plan the best place […]

Why You Should Never Invest In Long Island Iced Tea Stock
  • Why You Should Never Invest In Long Island Iced Tea Stock

Why You Should Never Invest In Long Island Iced Tea Stock

By |January 11th, 2018|

If you are a fan of football, you know the following scenario well. Down 5 points with just seconds remaining, the losing team sends all of their players down the field into the end zone and tosses a hail mary in hopes of a miracle. Sometimes this prayer pays off. Most times it doesn’t. […]

Why Investing in Exchange Traded Funds Will Grow Your Wealth Fastest
  • Why Investing in Exchange Traded Funds Will Grow Your Wealth Fastest

Why Investing in Exchange Traded Funds Will Grow Your Wealth Fastest

By |January 10th, 2018|

As an investor, you have many options for where to put your money. You could invest your money into certificates of deposit at your bank, in mutual funds or even in stocks. While all of these choices have their place in investor’s portfolios, there is one type of investment that outshines all of them. […]

Investing Is Not A Zero-Sum Game. Knowing This Leads To Money For Smart Investors
  • Investing Is Not A Zero-Sum Game. Knowing This Leads To Money For Smart Investors

Investing Is Not A Zero-Sum Game. Knowing This Leads To Money For Smart Investors

By |January 5th, 2018|

Ask the majority of people about investing and they will probably tell you that when the stock market rises, everyone wins and when it drops, everyone loses. But this isn’t the case. Investing in the stock market is not a zero-sum game. You have investors making money and losing money every single day, regardless […]

Cintas Is a Sleeper Stock Worth Investing In
  • Cintas Is a Sleeper Stock Worth Investing In

Cintas Is a Sleeper Stock Worth Investing In

By |January 4th, 2018|

There is a good chance you have heard of Cintas (NASDAQ: CTAS) before. They are primarily a uniform company with a steady base of customers and a long history of growth. But as many investors eyes have turned to the sexier technology stocks, the smart investors have paid attention to boring stocks like Cintas.

In […]

Tom Lee Loves These Bitcoin Related Stocks. Here’s How You Can Make Money.
  • Tom Lee Loves These Bitcoin Related Stocks. Here’s How You Can Make Money.

Tom Lee Loves These Bitcoin Related Stocks. Here’s How You Can Make Money.

By |December 28th, 2017|

Stock picker Tom Lee has a long track record when it comes to making smart recommendations of stocks to buy. Recently, he entered into the crypto currency world and talked about Bitcoin.

For those reading this living under a rock, Bitcoin is hot right now, with prices surging over 1,000% in 2017. This post isn’t […]

Goldfield Corp Stock Is The Next Can’t Miss Stock
  • Goldfield Corp Stock Is The Next Can’t Miss Stock

Goldfield Corp Stock Is The Next Can’t Miss Stock

By |December 19th, 2017|

If you are looking for a can’t miss stock, then look no further than Goldfield Corp (NYSE: GV). While you might see the dramatic decline in its share price and think this stock isn’t a winner, you are wrong. This company has a lot going for it and the majority of the decline in […]

Dollar Cost Averaging: The Simple Investing Strategy That Works
  • Dollar Cost Averaging: The Simple Investing Strategy That Works

Dollar Cost Averaging: The Simple Investing Strategy That Works

By |December 18th, 2017|

Many times we investors make investing much harder than it needs to be. We spend countless hours researching trying to find the next Apple or Amazon. In reality, we could just deploy a simple dollar cost averaging strategy, save time and earn a nice return on our money.

In this post, I am going to […]

The Sneaky Way Inflation Hurts Your Investments
  • The Sneaky Way Inflation Hurts Your Investments

The Sneaky Way Inflation Hurts Your Investments

By |December 14th, 2017|

I’m certain if you watch any news coverage you have heard about inflation. But you might not know what inflation is all about or even how it affects your investments and your money in general. The truth is, inflation can do major damage to your money if you don’t take the proper steps needed.

In […]