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Will The Stock Market Crash Again? | Rule #1 Investing

Is the market going to crash soon? If you have found yourself asking this question and wondering where we will be in the next few months, or even by the end of this year, you're not alone. If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it's that there is a lot we can't control. But if the stock market does crash, it won't be the first time. Stock market crashes have occurred throughout history from time to time, and although this may not be a comforting thought, they are always unexpected. Worrying about when the market will crash won't help, but learning what to do before, during, and after it occurs will. My goal is to leave you with all the information you need to know if a stock market crash is on the horizon… and it very well could be . This way, you can...
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Signs of a Market Crash? Make Sure You Don’t Own These 5 Types…

There's a lot of fear surrounding stock market crashes, so it's natural to wonder if we're on the cusp of a crash and what to do about it. While you can't predict the stock market, knowing how to spot the signs of a market crash can help you prepare for an impending downturn. Before we dive in, I want to be clear: knowing a crash could be coming will only get you so far. Think about it. If you see the warning signs of a market downfall, but haven't put in the work to confidently know what you should and shouldn't be invested in both now, and after the market drops – where does that really leave you? That's why in this post I'll show you not only the warning signs of a market crash approaching, but also what to do about it and how to spot companies that will survive...
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5 Financial Metrics to Value a Company

A lot of people simply pick stocks based on what the news is saying about them or if they like the company. There's a lot wrong with this method, mainly that it doesn't evaluate the financial position of a company. Financial metrics are key to determining whether or not a company is worth your investment and will make you money down the line. If you've been following the Rule #1 Investing strategy, you know learning how to evaluate a company is a critical component of learning how to invest in stocks. First, we evaluate a company based on the 4 M's (meaning, management, moat, and margin of safety). Then, we evaluate the financial position of a company using the Big 5. That's what we're going to cover today. The Big 5 Numbers are five important financial metrics...
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How to Find Stocks on Sale | Rule #1 Investing

Investing can have an incredible upside if you know what you're doing. A true investment is something that increases in value over time. So, it's crucial to buy stocks that will increase in value. While a return on an investment in stocks is never guaranteed, there are some actions you can take as an investor to increase the chances of choosing stocks that will increase in value and make you great returns. One of these actions is to only buy stocks when they're on sale. Buying stocks “on sale” helps take the risk out of investing and makes it easier to get great companies at a price that will allow for great returns. I'll walk you through what it means for a stock to be “on-sale”, how to find stocks on sale, and when it's a good time to buy stocks on sale. ...
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Value Investing 101 – Rule #1 Investing

Of the many different investing strategies that a modern-day investor has to choose from, value investing is among the most tried and true of them all. It is the foundation of Rule #1 investing because, when used appropriately, it can be one of the best ways to ensure success in the stock market. Let’s dive into what value investing is, how it works, who uses it (hint: some of the most successful investors in the world), and how you too can use its principles to dramatically grow your wealth over time. What is Value Investing? Value investing is a strategy that focuses on investing in individual stocks, but not just any stocks, stocks in wonderful companies that are priced well below their value. Value investing aims to reduce risk by increasing understanding of what you’re inves...
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What Type of Investing Training Do I Need? | Rule #1 Investing

I want to stress something. It's not difficult to learn how to invest. You—or anyone—can learn to do it on your own and get started in just 10 easy steps. However, you do have to put in the work to actually learn it. Don't think you can just open up a brokerage account and start making smart calls tomorrow. It takes a bit of time and proper investing training to learn how to invest the right way, but if you do, you could experience incredible returns on your investments, and if you don't, you could be sorry. Knowing where to start can seem overwhelming, but don't worry. You don't need to spend hours searching the internet, weeding through information, trying to decipher what's what and who's right. Finding the right investing training can be simple when you know wh...
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How to Buy Stocks: A Beginner’s Guide to Purchasing Shares | Phil Town

Are you ready to hit “buy” on your stock choices?  Before you answer that, I want to make sure you’re really ready and not rushing into a potentially bad investment.  Before we get too far into, at this stage you should have:  Put in the work to learn how to invest on your own  Developed a watchlist of wonderful companies worth investing inDetermined a “buy price” for each company that is 50% off its true valueIf you can check off these three things, keep reading.  Now that I know you’re really ready, I’ll teach you how to actually purchase a piece of the companies on your watchlist. Whether a company on your watchlist just hit its buy price or is trending that way, or you just want to be prepared when that time comes, knowing how to buy stocks is pretty cruc...
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How to Invest Money: A Guide to Grow Your Wealth in 2021 | Rule #1…

Figuring out how to invest money can be a real challenge. And I’m sure you’ll agree with me when I say there’s certainly no shortage of information on investing available in the digital age. However, too much information can be overwhelming. Right? That’s why I have put together this post to give you everything you need to know in one place. I’ve structured the information in a way that is comprehensive, yet not overly complicated. So, if you’re a beginner who wants to start investing money in order to reach your financial goals, this is for you.  You’ll walk away with a solid grasp of investing. Plus I’ll share what are the best investments right now for you.  Investing Money for Beginners There are two important questions to ask yourself when getting started investing.  How muc...
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Investing for Beginners: How to Create an Investment Plan

Getting started investing when you’re a beginner can be plenty intimidating at first.  The learning curve combined with the fact that you are putting your own money at risk is often enough to scare many average people away from one of the safest ways to financial freedom. However, even the most successful investors had to start somewhere, and it’s never too early to start planning for the future and learning how to invest. In this beginner’s guide to investing, we’ll cover how to start investing, but first, how to create an investment plan that is right for you. Why Investing Beginners Need an Investment Plan If you have never thought of why you want to invest, now is the time. Is it to create a better future for your family, to prepare for retirement, or to create an additional...