Silver and Gold!

Silver and Gold! By Steve Carlson   “Silver and Gold!  Silver and Gold!  How do you measure its worth?  Just by the pleasure it gives here on Earth!”  – Sam the Snowman from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer I can’t help but think about Cornelius the prospector from the Rudolph movie when people ask about investing

Basic Investing Building Block #3

Basic Investing Building Block #3 By Steve Carlson and Jonathan McAlister   How can you reduce investment risk? Diversification! Diversification in investing is a technique whereby you allocate your money in different financial instruments, industries, etc. By doing so you reduce your risk by limiting your exposure to any single company. Simply put: Do not

Super Bowl

WBIR: Super Bowl Money

Let’s have a little fun – can the winner of the Super Bowl game predict the stock market’s next move? Well, the “Super Bowl Indicator” is a superstition that says that the stock market’s performance in a given year can be predicted based on the outcome of the Super Bowl of that year.   WHAT