A penny saved is a penny earned, right? Not necessarily. Thanks to inflation, over time that penny could be worth less than when it was first dropped into the piggy bank. That’s why if you’re investing — especially for major goals years away, such as retirement — you can’t affordContinue Reading

1. Jumping in Head First The basics of investing are quite simple in theory – buy low and sell high. In practice, however, you have to know what “low” and “high” really mean. What is “high” to the seller is considered “low” (enough) to the buyer in any transaction, so you canContinue Reading