If You Love Someone, Set Them Free

“Free Trades won’t make you a better investor” according to Fidelity Investments. If that’s the case, then why does Fidelity offer commission free trading, (with conditions) as an incentive to entice new accounts? Most large brokerage firms offer similar free trading programs to new investors, so Fidelity is not alone… Keep Reading

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The Bear

Has it come out of hibernation or is the beast just testing you? News flash! You won’t know the answer until the damage has been done! The so-called experts and talking heads on TV, in the newsprint, in blogs, and in person if you use a broker or advisor don’t… Keep Reading

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BuySelliQ Continues to Kick A$$

“Anonymous” is credited with the following quote: “Opportunity is often missed because we are broadcasting when we should be tuning in.” My father-in-law had a shorter version: “talking when you should be listening.” And you are asking, “What does that have to do with BuySelliQ?” The world was introduced to… Keep Reading

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All I Do Is Win

P.T. Barnum famously said, “Without promotion something terrible happens — nothing!” While PT Barnum lived long ago, he would fit right in with today’s “connected” society. Barnum was the ultimate promoter in his time (1810-1891) and eagerly promoted the concept of “Go big or don’t go at all.” When he… Keep Reading

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Exercise in Mediocrity

The above is not only one of my favorite phrases, but I chose it for its “dead on balls” accurate description of the subject for the day. On two different occasions I came across articles in which the author makes statements that are alarming, to put it mildly. I recall,… Keep Reading

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It’s time to Man-Up

It’s time to “level the playing field” is a phrase that’s bandied about by those in the “class warfare” crowd. Recently we were told that the greatest concern for we “average Americans” is the growing income “inequality gap”. Who knew? Last I heard it was “climate change”! My response to… Keep Reading

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Seeing both sides of the coin

“If a person can see both sides of a problem, you know that none of his/ her money is tied up in it.” What in the world does that have to do with investing? Oddly enough that short phrase sums up in an admittedly odd fashion, the very crux of… Keep Reading

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