why is silver a bad investment?

Why is Silver a Bad Investment?

Why is silver a bad investment?  Silver is often used as a safe haven during uncertain times, and as an inflation hedge. Silver also has many industrial uses. The metal is a popular investment because it is much cheaper than gold, but is silver a good … [Read More...]

Investing

The Intelligent Investor: The Best Book In the World

The Intelligent Investor is by far the most well respected investment philosophy book in modern history. The author Benjamin Graham was a world renowned investor and mentor to Warren Buffett, who is well-known in modern times as the world’s most successful … [Read More...]

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The US Federal Budget – Midweek Infographic

The federal budget has been the topic of much debate in the last two years. Fiscal Conservatives want to cut everything while politicians on the left want to borrow more and spend more. It's hard to determine what the budget is composed of simply listening to … [Read More...]

pros and cons of investing in US farmland

The Pros and Cons of Investing in US Farmland

What are the pros and cons to investing in US farmland? Have you even considered farmland as an investment or as part of your portfolio? This asset class can be a lucrative investment, but you must be aware of the risks. Farmland as an Investment Farmland … [Read More]

Searching for Rental Properties

August is here, and we have been once again searching for rental properties. If you have been looking at real estate, then you know how difficult it is right now. I have had to get creative as of late. Here is a brief update of what I’ve been up to. Rental … [Read More]

Reasons to Keep Your Net Worth Private

Here are some reasons to keep your net worth private. If you are a high net worth individual, or if you just have more than your peers, then you may want to consider keeping matters close to your vest. The top reasons to keep things low key … [Read More]

Late July 2021 Update

It is late July, and there is a lot going on. My tractor needed repaired, I am in the process of getting rid of cable, I checked on my homeowner’s insurance, and I’ve been working on a few projects. Here is a quick update. Tractor Repair My lawn tractor … [Read More]

How To Say No to Peer Pressure Spending

How do you say no to peer pressure spending? What is peer pressure spending exactly? It can come in many forms. Here are a few and how to avoid them. Keeping up with the Joneses I’m sure that you’ve heard of this common idiom. Keeping up with the Joneses was … [Read More]

Summer

Personal Update, Summer 2021

July is here, and it’s been hot! Luckily, I was able to get my pool fixed, so we’ve been enjoying keeping cool in the water. I have a few projects going on at camp and at home, so it’s been a busy summer. Here is a quick update on what’s been going on. Wealth … [Read More]