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The Thing That’s Hard About Markets

When Russia invaded Ukraine in late-February, the price of oil was a little more than $90 a barrel. It basically went straight up from there to well over $120 a barrel in about a week and a half. Gas prices quickly moved up as well,...

Student Loan Holiday Extended Again—Here’s What to Know

  By Andrew Paulson, CSLP, Lead Student Loan Consultant and Co-Founder of our partner site StudentLoanAdvice.com The Biden Administration last week extended the student loan holiday for the eighth time. This pause comes on the heels of ongoing legal battles with the Biden student loan...

Talk Your Book: The Buy-Write Strategy

<!-- --> Posted November 28, 2022 by sean Today’s Talk Your Book is brought to you by Madison Investments:   See here to learn more about investing in Madison Investments strategies and managed account solutions and here for disclosure information On today’s show, we are...

Doctors with Autism | White Coat Investor

  By Dr. Joy Eberhardt De Master, WCI Columnist What if we got it all wrong? No, I'm not talking about race with that headline. I’m talking about you making more money, and I'm talking about how we all see the world. I know how...

Why Are There So Many Cheaters These Days?

It feels like we can’t go a week without some crazy cheating scandal popping up. First, there were the professional fishermen who put lead weights and raw fish fillets into the fish they caught to literally tip the scales in their favor. Then there was...

The Case Against Using Public REITs for Portfolio Diversification

By Francis Bayes, WCI Columnist When I started “investing” by buying index funds, my portfolio included VNQ: one of the low-cost, broad-market index ETFs of publicly traded REITs. I had public REITs, aka Real Estate Investment Trusts, because (1) I was excited about maximizing...