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Asset Allocation

Created on Tuesday, 23 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Money Management, Financial Fitness, Asset Allocation, Retirement
Life is full of to-do lists, whether they’re electronic, on paper or in our heads. If you’re not contributing regularly to your IRA, why not get that off your list? Take the opportunity today to set up ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 10 April 2013 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Financial Freedom, Easy Investing, Simple Saving, Financial Fitness, Asset Allocation, Retirement
It’s a sign of physical fitness to step up your walking or running pace or increase the amount of weight you lift. With a little effort, you master it. In the same way, opening an Individual Retirement ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 19 December 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: easy investing, money management, trustworthy advice, investment costs, asset allocation
There’s a difference between wanting to do something and actually doing it. Procrastination is common when the road ahead is murky and unknown—but then you miss the ultimate victory: the “I did it!” So ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 10 January 2012 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Investment Costs, Asset Allocation, Retirement
Did you ever get really good at a game, then the rules change? As 2012 gets started, you might be considering rebalancing the investments in your employer-sponsored retirement plan, often referred to ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 29 November 2011 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Asset Allocation, Wealth Gathering Portfolios
I hope you’ve been enjoying my Easy Investing 101 blog series and the important investing principles I’ve outlined. In today’s blog, I’ve assembled the key techniques in one place, taking a top-down, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 24 October 2011 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Asset Allocation, Wealth Gathering Portfolios
In the kitchen, the right mix is critical to success. Ingredients combine in an almost magical way to create something that’s more than just the sum of the parts. Mix flour and water and you get glue. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 22 June 2011 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Asset Allocation, Understanding Risk, Wealth Gathering Portfolios
... last year’s losers. After the market crash in 2008, stocks were really cheap—but people had just lost tons of money on them. Could they then rebalance by selling those safe bonds to buy more scary stock? ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 10 May 2011 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Trustworthy Advice, Asset Allocation, Wealth Gathering Portfolios
... 2008 meltdown, the best-performing asset class was bonds, returning about 5%. The big losers that year were stocks from emerging economies like China and Brazil, which lost over half of their value! As ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 05 April 2011 / Financial Fitness Blog
Tags: Easy Investing, Asset Allocation
One of today’s popular slogans is “Keep it simple.” We try, but some things just won’t stay simple! Fortunately, if you’re a novice or wanna-be investor, you don’t have to become an investment guru. As ... [ +++ ]