The “Blood, Sweat & Tears” Era For Investors

I’ve often heard the stock market being compared to a roller coaster. It goes up; it goes down. It twists and it turns. It even can make you sick to your stomach sometimes. All of this is true. But my issue with that comparison is that a roller coaster always returns to where it started. […]

Avoiding The ‘Broke Athlete Phenomenon’

On Monday I couldn’t help but listen to sports radio after the pounding the Patriots gave Indianapolis in the AFC championship game. As I was flipping between channels, I heard something really interesting. Did you know that within two years of retirement, 78 percent of NFL players are under financial stress or in bankruptcy?   […]