Is Compound Interest Hurting You? | Phil Town

Is Compound Interest Hurting You? | Phil Town

Compound interest is powerful, but you must start taking advantage of it early on in your life. Einstein called it the “8th wonder of the world.” Today, I discuss some of the advantages of compound interest, a few pitfalls, and…

Investable Assets and Risk | Phil Town

Investable Assets and Risk | Phil Town

Everyone’s reasons for investing and personal risk tolerance are different, so you have to decide which investment types suit your lifestyle, timeline, goals, and risk tolerance best. In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I discuss investable asset…

Your Investing Questions Answered! | Phil Town

Your Investing Questions Answered! | Phil Town

The companies we invest in will have a direct impact on the world in 10-20 years. This is why you must love what you own. On today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I announce the winners of the…

Investing Questions For Beginners | Phil Town

Investing Questions For Beginners | Phil Town

When you’re first starting out investing, it can feel a little intimidating. That’s why today, we’re going over the most commonly asked investing questions to help lay out the best practices and mistakes to avoid as you get started on…

A Volatile Year in Review | Phil Town

A Volatile Year in Review | Phil Town

With all of the ups and downs we experienced in 2020, hopefully you can take a few investing lessons and implement them throughout the new year. Today, I provide a recap and discuss major takeaways from 2020 that investors of…

Luck vs. Skill in Investing | InvestED Podcast

Luck vs. Skill in Investing | InvestED Podcast

Investing in the stock market does not involve gambling. It requires a strategy and a solid foundation of knowledge. In this clip from today’s InvestED podcast, Jake Taylor sits down with Danielle to discuss luck vs. skill in investing, and…

How to Invest $5,000 During a Recession | Phil Town

How to Invest $5,000 During a Recession | Phil Town

So, you have $5,000 saved up and you’re ready to invest, but what should you do? Believe it or not, there are things investors can do NOW to set themselves up for financial freedom down the road. Today, I discuss…

How to Clone Investors | Phil Town

How to Clone Investors | Phil Town

Cloning refers to the strategy of following or copying the ideas of famous investors or fund managers. In this clip from the latest InvestED podcast episode, Danielle and I discuss why and how Rule #1 investors can take advantage of…

What is a Zombie Company? | Phil Town

What is a Zombie Company? | Phil Town

Zombie companies ARE as scary as they sound, as they can make a lasting negative impact on your investment portfolio. Today I explain this concept in-depth, and discuss ways to spot a zombie company so you can reduce your risk…

Investing Myths Debunked | Phil Town

Investing Myths Debunked | Phil Town

There are many misconceptions when it comes to investing, and these myths can hold people back from learning how to invest in stocks. That’s why today, I debunk these common investing myths, and explain why nothing should hold you back…

Are You an Impatient Investor? | Phil Town

Are You an Impatient Investor? | Phil Town

Do you want to be the patient investor who builds wealth over time, or the impatient investor who treats the stock market like a get-rich-quick scheme? Being rational about investing is the key to your success in retirement. Let’s take…

Investing: Expectations vs. Reality | Phil Town

Investing: Expectations vs. Reality | Phil Town

Investing can be confusing, especially for beginners. To help clear up some of the confusion, we’ll take a look at some of the most common misguided expectations about investing and how they compare to reality. http://bit.ly/2JwOjxw Download my FREE Investing…

When to Sell a Stock | Phil Town

When to Sell a Stock | Phil Town

Warren Buffett says that the ideal investment is one that you can hold onto forever, growing your money for as long as you own it. So, the question is – when is it the right time to sell a stock?…

Investing Within Your Circle of Competence | Phil Town

Investing Within Your Circle of Competence | Phil Town

Invest in what you understand. It’s an often overlooked factor since many investors feel that they can make money in any company regardless of whether they understand it or whether it aligns with their values. http://bit.ly/2YQfGbW To help you figure…

Top Investments: Whole Foods | Phil Town

Top Investments: Whole Foods | Phil Town

You guys have been asking for some more Rule #1 case studies. I’d like to talk about one of my winners with you, Whole Foods. Let’s talk about why I bought it, why I thought it was a great company…

Index Investing | Phil Town

Index Investing | Phil Town

Rule #1 Investing is all about going deep on companies that understand and buying them when they are undervalued or go on sale. But what if you don’t want to spend the time to research? What’s the next best option?…

5 Things Not to Do When Valuing a Company | Phil Town

5 Things Not to Do When Valuing a Company | Phil Town

One of the keys to making money with investing, is properly evaluating a business or stock. Here are 5 things you should AVOID when going deep on a company and diving into their public facing numbers. http://bit.ly/2Wr3Lk1 To help you…

How to Be More Confident When Investing | Phil Town

How to Be More Confident When Investing | Phil Town

Investing is a process and doesn’t come easily overnight. It can take years and years of practice and discipline to become a successful investor. In this video I give you 5 tips to help you feel more confident about investing.…

The Risks and Rewards of Investing | Phil Town

The Risks and Rewards of Investing | Phil Town

Risk and reward are the yin and yang of investing. Both are always present, though it is certainly possible to reduce your risk and increase your reward if you follow the right investing strategy. http://bit.ly/2FT9TMA Before you can go about…