Posts in category Financial

Resolve to Make 2012 A Great Year

Resolve to Make 2012 A Great Year
Happy New Year! How did you enjoy ringing in the new year? Did you wake up feeling great or with a literal or proverbial hangover? Now that the celebrating has subsided, are you ready for 2012? This year may be a momentous one with some major milestones on the calendar, from the Chinese Year of the Dragon to the end of the Mayan calendar. Som [...]

Vote Now! MarketWatch’s “...

Vote Now!  MarketWatch’s “Next Great Investing Columnist” Contest
VOTE NOW!  I entered an article in MarketWatch’s "Next Great Investing Columnist" contest.  Vote for it by clicking on the Facebook "Like" button.  There are many great entries, and the top vote getters will head to a second round with a third and final round in November. The winner gets a six month co [...]

Sound Investment Principles

Sound Investment Principles
Some people have asked me about my investment strategy.  Here are some investment principles that have paid dividends. Buy what you know.  What companies or sectors do you know?  What products do you use?  Are they good companies with promising futures and good growth prospects?  If so, buy some of their shares.  But do your homework first.  [...]