Lessons from the Pros

Feb 14, 2017 Issue

Featured Article

Love & Money

February is the most romantic month of the year. Valentine’s Day ranks as the second-most popular day for engagements (behind Christmas), according to WeddingWire.com. Celebrating a relationship is fun, but a great relationship takes work. On Valentine’s Day, most couples don’t talk money and finances. Maybe that’s because no other topic causes more arguments. In fact… Read More »


Stock Cycles

The markets and individual securities routinely fall into cycles that are measurable and predictable. Socioeconomic and market conditions may themselves change but the cycles still tend to prevail, especially for the duration of the trend. Traders who can identify both the cycle and the current location of price in that cycle are more likely to… Read More »

Proactive Investor

How Much Will You Need to Retire Comfortably?

This is a question faced by almost everyone. Buffets and Gateses of the world aside, most of us must consider what it will take to live comfortably after we stop doing whatever we do for a living. No one wants their money to run out during their lifetime. Given time and prior planning, we can… Read More »