The Wilshire 5000 Index: What You Need to Know

The Wilshire 5000 Index: What You Need to Know

July 17, 2019July 17, 2019

Most investors probably know about the S&P 500 Index, the go-to index for large-cap stocks. They may also be aware of the Dow Jones where they can find the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The S&P 500 Index contains 500 ..

Stocks vs Index Funds – The Urge to Risk It All

Stocks vs Index Funds – The Urge to Risk It All

January 7, 2019January 7, 2019

We understand where you are coming from. You see the returns on individual stocks (in retrospect) and you want a piece of that action. The advice given by the grand majority of the advisors and bloggers is that you should soc..

Should Investors Buy Individual Stocks or Index Funds?

Should Investors Buy Individual Stocks or Index Funds?

October 4, 2018October 4, 2018

There are many different asset classes to choose from. Of all the investment options out there, investors can buy individual stocks, bonds, or mutual funds that include a combination of these asset classes. In addition, real ..

Why I Will Always Prefer Stocks Over ETFs

Why I Will Always Prefer Stocks Over ETFs

May 16, 2018May 16, 2018

ETFs and index funds are all the rage right now. And for good reason. They provide essentially the same results for a substantially cheaper price than mutual funds, and people are getting fed up with paying their banks for la..

Why Index Funds Might Be Worth Investing In

Why Index Funds Might Be Worth Investing In

July 15, 2016July 15, 2016

There are many choices when it comes to investing the money you’ve worked so hard to earn. Individual stocks such as Motley Fool stock picks, mutual funds, real estate investing and commodities investing all have their bene..