Financial literacy is lacking, but what about literacy itself?

Financial literacy is lacking, but what about literacy itself?

It’s the time for commencement addresses throughout the nation. During this time of year, politicians, entertainment figures, and prominent business personalities are called on to address the graduating classes of our many educational institutions. They celebrate the student accomplishments, the parents’ contributions, and throw in some advice on living in the real world.

Quantified Funds 5/22/17

U.S. equity markets were down last week. The NASDAQ Composite lost 0.61%, the S&P 500 was down 0.38%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average recorded a weekly loss of 0.44%. Seven of the 11 S&P industrial sectors were down for the week, led by Consumer...

Leverage Is a Tool to Be Used Only When Understood

The Invest With An Edge Blog featuring Peter Mauthe   Last week Trevor Hunnicutt reported in ETF.com’s daily posting that the SEC approved quadruple-leveraged ETFs. This is the first time 4x leverage has been approved for use in ETFs in the United States....