Posts by Nolan Badovinac

How Diversification Can Save Your Portfolio

Minimizing risk for a certain is the name of the game when investing. I’ve yet to meet an investor who...

Portfolio Rebalancing: What, Why, and When

Staying calm and ignoring market fluctuations is more difficult than it seems. The Achilles heel of any investor is their...

CDOs and the Collapse of 2008

The market meltdown of 2008 is the worst market collapse of the last ten years. While almost everybody knows about...

5 Reasons Etfs Are Better Than Mutual Funds

For years, mutual funds were a classic pillar of traditional investing. They offered easy diversification and the expertise of a...

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Dividend Stocks: a Passive Way to Grow Your Money

With such low interest rates, finding a decent yield can be tougher than old salami. Traditional government bonds don’t offer...

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Dollar Cost Averaging and How You Can Use it to Mitigate Risk

When you invest, it is important that you have a plan on how you are going to build your portfolio....

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3 Key Ratios to Look for When Value Investing

Hey everybody! I hope you’re all having a good week, and if you’re not, fear not because the weekend is...

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The Keys to Helping You Understand the Stock Market Today

For years, the term ‘stock market’ drummed up intimidating images of graphs and business suits for me. As a teenager,...

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Bond Basics for Beginner Investors

Bonds are one of the simplest and safest types of financial securities, and they make up a large part of...