Investing in gold is kind of that stereotypical investment advice you hear a lot. There's someone who will always tell you that gold is a great idea for investment. Just found this piece though that talks about how good gold really is as an investment right now without bias leaning to either side. See for [...]
Found this article on Forbes about how to handle your index funds much more effectively. It really stresses simplicity over complexity when picking your funds, but take a look for yourself. IRA investment tips for index funds.
For many years, the IRA (or Individual Retirement Account) has been viewed as one of the smartest possible investments for those looking to secure their retirement. IRAs allow individuals to put money away for their future with tax benefits that can either be realized at the time that the investment is made or when the [...]
Checkbook IRA investment ideas Found this article with an interesting take on getting stock in a handful of luxury retail brands. It's not common you see stock advice telling you to invest in retail in this day and age but it's an interesting stance on it nonetheless.
While we've touched on this topic before with some interesting reading, this is such an important thing to keep in mind when dealing with your self directed IRA. Many seniors who have spent years carefully crafting an investment plan for their retirement make the mistake of thinking that just as they’ve stopped working, they can [...]