Mindsets and Processes for Investing | InvestED Podcast

Mindsets and Processes for Investing | InvestED Podcast

What’s coming next in the stock market? In today’s clip from the InvestED Podcast, Jake Taylor—Chief Executive Officer of Farnam Street Investments—sits down with Danielle to discuss his investing process and how he keeps a rational mindset during moments of…

Lies Your Financial Advisors Tells You | Phil Town

Lies Your Financial Advisors Tells You | Phil Town

A big misconception people have about investing is that they think they have to work with a financial advisor to be successful. But oftentimes, they don’t have your best interest in mind. Today, I discuss some of the common lies…

Black Friday 2020 Impact on Stock Market | Phil Town

Black Friday 2020 Impact on Stock Market | Phil Town

With the current environment, what will Black Friday 2020 look like and what impact will it have on the market as we move into 2021? Today, I want to lay out both the positive and negative impacts businesses may face…

The Election's Over: Now What? | Phil Town

The Election’s Over: Now What? | Phil Town

This election has already had a big impact on the stock market, and investors need to prepare for whatever may come next. In today’s video, I answer questions my fans had about the results of the 2020 election and what…

Post-Election Predictions | Phil Town

Post-Election Predictions | Phil Town

I predict a devaluation of the buying power of the US dollar, and therefore, problems on the horizon for investors. In today’s video, I discuss my post-election predictions and explain why as an investor, all you can do is stick…

5 Emotional Characteristics of a Good Investor | Phil Town

5 Emotional Characteristics of a Good Investor | Phil Town

As you invest, you’re going to learn a lot about yourself and your own natural tendencies. These tendencies can deeply impact the way you manage your investments. That’s why today, I discuss the 5 characteristics of great investors so you…

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…

My Reaction to The Wolf Of Wall Street: Penny Stocks! | Phil Town

My Reaction to The Wolf Of Wall Street: Penny Stocks! | Phil Town

I love watching classic investing and stock market movies! Believe it or not, investors these days can learn a lot from them. Today I react to one of my favorites, The Wolf of Wall Street, and discuss how one of…

The Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Economy | Phil Town

The Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Economy | Phil Town

Phil and Danielle discuss the economic consequences of the virus, as well as currency-related issues that we may see if the pandemic continues the way it has. As investors, we must understand the approaching impact of the presidential election, and…

Do Election Years Affect the Stock Market? | Phil Town

Do Election Years Affect the Stock Market? | Phil Town

No one knows how to predict the stock market. But since it is an election year, we can predict that the market might be affected as it has been historically. That’s why today I want to discuss the correlation between…

When to Exit Stock Positions | Phil Town

When to Exit Stock Positions | Phil Town

All great investors must understand when to sell stocks, and what red flags to look out for in investing. In this clip from the latest InvestED podcast episode, Danielle and I discuss the changes in IBM which drove me to…

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…

Payback Time in Investing | Phil Town

Payback Time in Investing | Phil Town

A powerful way to arrive at the margin of safety price is Payback Time. Investors must learn how to calculate it, and understand how it can minimize risk in the stock market. Phil and Danielle discuss this concept, and explain…

The Best Ways to Learn How to Invest | Phil Town

The Best Ways to Learn How to Invest | Phil Town

It’s never too late to start investing, but not everyone knows where to begin. Fortunately, there are several resources out there to help you learn how to invest or become a better investor. Today, I discuss a few of my…

Bill Ackman's Investing Checklist: 8 Principles | Phil Town

Bill Ackman’s Investing Checklist: 8 Principles | Phil Town

Bill Ackman is a successful investor who we can learn from. Although his checklist slightly differs from the traditional value investing checklist, it still aligns with the principles of Rule #1 investing. In this week’s clip from InvestED, Phil discusses…

Stock Options: Are They Too Risky? | Phil Town

Stock Options: Are They Too Risky? | Phil Town

Do you understand the basics of stock options? Stock options trading is not risky by default—but they can be risky if you don’t understand what you’re doing. That’s why today, I discuss some things you need to know to get…

Investment Analysis: Numbers to Watch | Phil Town

Investment Analysis: Numbers to Watch | Phil Town

You must consider management when researching companies, and the numbers that signify the ability to allocate capital properly. In this week’s clip from InvestED, Phil and Danielle discuss ways to determine great stocks, and how you can use that information…

How Investing Helps the Economy | Phil Town

How Investing Helps the Economy | Phil Town

This is a great opportunity to invest in stocks and help make the world a better place. Today, I discuss how following time-tested investing strategies can set yourself up for financial success, while boosting and supporting the companies you love.…

What To Do in an Uncertain Market | Phil Town

What To Do in an Uncertain Market | Phil Town

In times of uncertainty in the stock market, many people lead with their emotions and make irrational investment decisions. In this week’s clip from InvestED, Phil and Danielle discuss ways that Rule #1 investors can find a level of certainty…

Stock Market Bounce Back: What's Next? | Phil Town

Stock Market Bounce Back: What’s Next? | Phil Town

It’s hard to predict how long the will economic downturn last. Although we may be heading for a depression, this could still be your investing opportunity of a lifetime. Today, I discuss what investors can be doing to prepare themselves…