April 5, 2019

Mutual Funds Explained: Diversification

We have all heard of the term ‘Don’t put all your eggs in one basket’ and generally, this saying can be applied to many situations. In investing, it is no different.    In fact, not putting all your eggs in one basket, also known as diversification, is the best strategy to reduce the total amount of risk any individual is exposed to.   As an investor holds multiple assets, often across multiple categories, the investment risk is minimized by removing […]
December 14, 2018

Mutual Funds Corner – Why Invest?

Why Invest? If you keep your money “under your mattress” instead of investing it, your money is not working for you and you may never have more than what you have put away (and we have not even factored in the effect of inflation). The bottom line is there are two major ways to make money: By working hard. By having your assets work for you (Investing).   Some of the most compelling reasons for investing are: The prospect of […]