The Pros/Cons of Being a Small Investor | Phil Town

The Pros/Cons of Being a Small Investor | Phil Town

Being a small investor allows you several big advantages that fund managers investing millions of dollars at a time do not have. There are great advantages of being a small investor. In fact, most of the money in the stock…

How to Read Shareholder Letters | Phil Town

How to Read Shareholder Letters | Phil Town

Management is one of the 4M’s of Rule #1 investing, and evaluating a company’s management to ensure that they are trustworthy and capable of leading the company forward is an essential step before you invest in a company. http://bit.ly/2LvkRH2 In…

Should You Invest with Student Loans? | Phil Town

Should You Invest with Student Loans? | Phil Town

On average, students who graduated in 2018 entered the workforce with a student loan debt of $39,400 – equating to a 6% increase from the previous year – and the average for those who go on to pursue Masters or…

How to Time the Stock Market | Phil Town

How to Time the Stock Market | Phil Town

Being able to time the stock market – predicting when it is going to crash and investing accordingly – is the holy grail of investing. No matter what some analysts may tell you, timing the market in this fashion is…

The Best Ways to Invest in Your 30s | Phil Town

The Best Ways to Invest in Your 30s | Phil Town

The time value of compound interest simply can’t be overstated. If you begin putting aside $5,000 per year in your thirties, you can expect to generate around $1 million by the time you retire at age 65. When it comes…

Profit and Loss Statements | Phil Town

Profit and Loss Statements | Phil Town

One of the best pieces of information on measuring the performance of a company is the profit and loss statements. This is a great line item to watch out for when it comes to evaluating a company that you are…

Following the Investments of Warren Buffett | Phil Town

Following the Investments of Warren Buffett | Phil Town

Warren Buffett’s investing philosophy is brilliant because it’s so simple. Don’t lose money. Ever. That philosophy has made him one of the richest people on the planet and he is undoubtedly one of the most successful investors of all time.…

100k Subscribers Giveaway!! | Phil Town

100k Subscribers Giveaway!! | Phil Town

Thanks for all the support over the years! To enter my 100k subscriber giveaway, first subscribe to this YouTube channel, and then sign up at this link here: http://bit.ly/100kr1giveaway (North America Only) Looking to master investing? Attend one of my…

Top Investing and Budgeting Apps 2018 | Phil Town

Top Investing and Budgeting Apps 2018 | Phil Town

In the Digital Age, there is certainly no shortage of tools available to help out new investors. From apps that automatically save up your spare change to apps that provide you with the knowledge necessary to stay up-to-date on investing…

Invested Podcast | Options Review

Invested Podcast | Options Review

This week on Invested, Danielle guides us through a review and clarification of our options talk from last week. We’ll be talking about how the investing greats use options to protect their profits, and Danielle explains why she’s not worried…

Why Investing is the Best Way to Get Rich | Phil Town

Why Investing is the Best Way to Get Rich | Phil Town

Investing is perhaps the greatest way to have your money work for you. With the power of compounding interest, your money can grow exponentially over the years. And the earlier you start investing, the greater affect this compounding will have…

Invested Podcast | Call Options, Put Options and the Collar

Invested Podcast | Call Options, Put Options and the Collar

After much anticipation I finally delve into put and call options and Danielle helps make sense of it along the way. We talk about why options may not be as risky as they seem, why doing your homework is important,…

7 Tips to Spending Money Wisely | Phil Town

7 Tips to Spending Money Wisely | Phil Town

For many people, financial struggles are due to not bringing in enough money. For many others, though, the problem comes from not wisely spending the money that they do make. http://bit.ly/2lzbbkr In this video, we’ll take a look at seven…

Invested Podcast: Options Basics

Invested Podcast: Options Basics

This week we’re back to burritos. We’ll talk a bit about Options from the viewpoints of the greats and give a bit of an introduction to next week’s discussion of Options. I remind Danielle that you need to walk before…

How to Avoid Investing in Corrupt Companies | Phil Town

How to Avoid Investing in Corrupt Companies | Phil Town

Nothing can sink a company and all of its investors quite as fast as corrupt management, and you don’t have to look very hard to find examples of CEOs and other executives who sent their companies into a tailspin due…

Stock Market Crash vs Correction | Phil Town

Stock Market Crash vs Correction | Phil Town

Anytime the major indexes turn red for an ongoing period of time it can quickly become stressful for even the most seasoned investors. However, it’s important to stay rational during these times. http://bit.ly/2MfRIBn Understanding the difference between a correction and…

Invested Podcast: ETFS and Technical Indicators

Invested Podcast: ETFS and Technical Indicators

This week we’ll talk nobel prize winners, ETFs, and Danielle attempts to direct me toward finishing our discussion on technical indicators. In this episode we will focus on the technical indicators, the MACD and Stochastic, and tell you a little…

Is Cryptocurrency a Good Investment? | Phil Town

Is Cryptocurrency a Good Investment? | Phil Town

The principles of Rule #1 investing lay out very clear standards that can be used to analyze whether or not a investment is worth making. One common question, though, is whether or not cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin meet these standards.…

Why I'm Waiting for the Next Stock Market Crash | Phil Town

Why I’m Waiting for the Next Stock Market Crash | Phil Town

Most of the time, successful investing is a waiting game. Just as there are poor times to sell your stocks, there are poor times to buy them as well, and sitting on money while you wait for a better opportunity…

Why You Don't NEED a Financial Advisor | Phil Town

Why You Don’t NEED a Financial Advisor | Phil Town

One of the most commonly held misconceptions in investing is the idea that you must work with a financial advisor in order to be successful. http://bit.ly/2kgvFhl However, the reality is that investors who manage their own money are often able…