cheating on my ETFs with Tesla

Confession Wednesday … I am cheating on my ETFs with Tesla!

This month I have done something I wouldn’t normally have dared to do even a year ago.  Instead of investing in my trusty ETFs with low expense ratios and great return potential, I invested in individual stocks instead. *gasp* While this is certainly not something earth-shattering as a bazillion investors have done so before me, it is unusual at best for someone who has always walked on the “careful investor” side of things.  So why continue reading…

Part 1 - investing in stocks online for beginners

Part I – Investing in stocks online for beginners … what to expect and not expect!

I think it is time for us to venture into the ‘not so scary’ world of investing.  But before we do so, let’s make on thing clear, being apprehensive at first about funneling your money into the stock market is normal.  We’ve all been there.  Keep reading and we will work on turning that apprehension into excitement!  So without further ado … part one of dipping your toes into the waters of investing … “investing in continue reading…