What Is an Investment Anyway?

What Is an Investment Anyway? Paul Fain, CFP® According to Investopedia, “An investment is an asset or item acquired with the goal of generating income or appreciation.” You can invest in a business, stocks, bonds, real estate, oil, cash, crops and more. Fundamental investments are oriented around ownership (stock), lending (bonds), and cash equivalents (money…

How Will the Presidential Election Impact My Financial Plan?

How Will the Presidential Election Impact My Financial Plan? | Paul Fain   Consider these election headlines: “Should you hoard cash before the election?” “This election could help make or break your retirement.” “The nastiest election of our lifetime.” “A Trump win will tank the market.” Were these headlines published last week? No, they are all…