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Introduction to Stocks and Technical Analysis

Here’s another post with some basic information that anyone investing should know about.  If you’ve read any of my “Intro to Investing” posts before, you’ll have noticed that I give warning when there’s a fair amount of, well, let’s just call it “dry” reading ahead. Fair warning, this post shall be no different! But I do promise that I’ll try to ... Read More »

SRI – Socially Responsible Investing

Socially responsible investing, or “SRI”, is an investment strategy where the investor chooses where they invest based on their beliefs or in support of a cause. SRI is not a new concept; it’s been around for a while. Originally it has been used to target “sin” companies, Tobacco, Alcohol and Firearms being the primary targets of SRI. One interesting aspect of ... Read More »

Investing in Stocks and The Stop Loss

Stop Loss Safety Net

I’ve promised some “Dry” articles for you, and not being one to forget about promises I’ve put this one together for the fans of my “Dry” posts. This is the next post in my series on investing. It’s dedicated to the “Stop Loss”. Personally, I think the stop loss is one of the most powerful, yet underused tools available to any investor, Read More »