Posts by Brett Nelson

Passive Investing Portfolio Design

How to Set Up a Passive Investing Portfolio

In  his seminal work–the Intelligent Investor–Ben Graham describes two types of investors. These two types he classifies as “Defensive” and...

Learn about value investing to avoid gambling in the stock market

Investing vs. Speculating: How Value Investing Can Help You Avoid Gambling in the Stock Market

Like so many people I talk to, my first notions of the stock market were not good. I believed that...

4 Tips to Invest like Warren Buffett and value a company

The Basics of Value Investing: How Warren Buffett Made Billions

Have you ever wondered how the billionaires on TV, like Warren Buffett, made all of their money investing? I mean,...

The 3 Things that are important to know before you invest in stocks

3 Things You Should Know About Stocks Before You Invest

Happy Thursday, all! Or, as I like to call it, ‘almost-friday.’ Earlier this week, we talked about what exactly an...

Finance blog for beginner investors

Introduction to Simplifying Finance: Getting Started Understanding Investing

If you’re anything like me, you’ve been interested in investing at some point but always ask yourself “where do I...