4 Signs of a Bad Investment | Phil Town

4 Signs of a Bad Investment | Phil Town

Rule #1 investors know that good companies do NOT always make good investments, so we must do our research to avoid costly mistakes. Today, I want to discuss the red flags of a bad investment and how you can spot…

Peloton: Company Analysis Part II | Phil Town

Peloton: Company Analysis Part II | Phil Town

Investing shouldn’t involve gambling or speculation. There is a way to invest with certainty, and it’s by considering the Four Ms. In this week’s clip from InvestED, Phil and Danielle analyze Peloton, and whether its margin of safety aligns with…

Top 5 Gurus to Watch During COVID-19 | Phil Town

Top 5 Gurus to Watch During COVID-19 | Phil Town

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life as we know it. With all of the news and articles flooding our devices, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. That’s why today I’m discussing my 5 favorite gurus that I’m watching closely, so you…

Ready to Take Control of Your Financial Future? | Phil Town

Ready to Take Control of Your Financial Future? | Phil Town

Wondering how to gain financial freedom and independence through investing? You’re not alone. Today, I discuss ways to take control of your financial future so you can live the life you choose while building sustainable wealth. https://bit.ly/2x5mytW Looking to master…

Market Volatility: Will it Keep Going Lower? | Phil Town

Market Volatility: Will it Keep Going Lower? | Phil Town

The impact COVID-19 has had on our market cannot be ignored. With such volatility, it’s difficult to know if you’re making the right investment decisions. This week, Danielle and I explain factors to consider when navigating the market during this…

How to Find Stocks on Sale: Part 2 | Phil Town

How to Find Stocks on Sale: Part 2 | Phil Town

In How to Find Stocks on Sale: Part 2, we’ll dive into the differences between price and value, and how an event could create a smart investment opportunity. In a Rule #1 event, the price of the company goes down,…

How to Find Stocks on Sale: Part 1 | Phil Town

How to Find Stocks on Sale: Part 1 | Phil Town

When is the best time to buy? When something happens that makes the market price of a good company drop far below its real value, a.k.a when there’s a Rule #1 event! Let’s discuss what it means to buy a…

Everything you wanted to know about a 401k to Gold IRA Rollover

Everything you wanted to know about a 401k to Gold IRA Rollover

With gold’s development and it’s proven stability it’s obvious that gold might be the investment to be added to a portfolio to boost your earnings and to protect against a troubled investment marketplace. There are only a couple of investment…

How Long Does $1 Million Last in Retirement | Phil Town

How Long Does $1 Million Last in Retirement | Phil Town

One million dollars is a common benchmark when it comes to retirement goals, and many resources will recommend this number as how much you should save before you retire. http://bit.ly/2GeByc2 However, while one million dollars may sound like a great…

Day in the Life of a Successful Investor | Phil Town

Day in the Life of a Successful Investor | Phil Town

While some investors like Warren Buffett and David Einhorn have achieved near-celebrity status as a result of their widely publicized investment strategies and successes, there has been relatively little focus on how these wealthy magnates spend their days. http://bit.ly/2HPTshU What…

Things to Avoid When Investing | Phil Town

Things to Avoid When Investing | Phil Town

When it comes to investing, choosing NOT to put your money somewhere can be just as important to your success. After all, one poor investment can easily water down the rest of your portfolio and cripple your returns. http://bit.ly/2tswhrn While…

Should You Invest in Tech Stocks? | Phil Town

Should You Invest in Tech Stocks? | Phil Town

The thought of investing in tech companies or new technologies can be appealing for those who’d like to quickly achieve major gains. It is a booming business on the rise, right? In this video I answer tell you what I…

How Stocks Relate to Baseball | Phil Town

How Stocks Relate to Baseball | Phil Town

Ted Williams was one the most valuable players in baseball. He would sometimes have a batting average of over 400, which is almost impossible to do. In this video, I connect his batting average to picking the right stocks to…

Millennial Financial Habits | Phil Town

Millennial Financial Habits | Phil Town

Are the spending habits of millennials good or bad? In this video I’ll give you financial examples of how millennials save & spend their money. Should they be saving more money for retirement & investments, or do they have better…

Are you Paying Yourself First [Always]? | Phil Town

Are you Paying Yourself First [Always]? | Phil Town

People usually view money the wrong way by looking at the money they receive as a means of paying others, such as bills and expenses. However, in order to set yourself up for success, paying yourself and setting up an…

Penny Stocks [101] | Phil Town

Penny Stocks [101] | Phil Town

If you’ve been researching investing, chances are you’ve heard of controversial “penny stocks”. I’m here to help you decide if penny stocks, defined as stocks traded for less than $5 a share and not sold on the major market exchanges,…

Why Millennials Make Great Investors [Surprisingly!] | Phil Town

Why Millennials Make Great Investors [Surprisingly!] | Phil Town

Millennials get a bad rep when it comes to investing, but the truth is that most millennials have a financial background and an outlook that makes them very well-suited for becoming successful investors. Milliennials have plenty of advantages working in…

Investing Basics: Compound Interest [Get Started] | Phil Town

Investing Basics: Compound Interest [Get Started] | Phil Town

When interest is compounded, rather than paid linearly, the overall size of the investment grows exponentially faster. The effects are harder to see in the early years, but eventually, they become quite pronounced. In this video, I explain how compound…

Financial Basics for Starting a Family | Phil Town

Financial Basics for Starting a Family | Phil Town

Thinking of starting a family? Everybody should have a strong financial plan before having kids. Here are a few basic financial tips to keep in mind! http://bit.ly/2A2Pa6Y If you’re looking to prepare for starting a family by investing, click the…

Should You Invest in Cryptocurrency? | Phil Town

Should You Invest in Cryptocurrency? | Phil Town

Cryptocurrency is all anyone has been hearing about right now, so let’s talk about it. In this video, I want to talk to you about cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, and whether or not it makes for a good Rule #1 investment.…