Peer To Peer Lending Review – Dangers Revealed

In a world of zero percent interest rates peer to peer lending can look mighty tempting. Investor’s are starving for yield and P2P lending companies have risen to satisfy that need. Don’t be deceived. Look behind the emotional facade at default rates, unknown risks, operating difficulties and more so you can make a smart investment decision…

Avoid Losses: 5 Ways Investment Researchers Lie To You

Things are seldom as they appear. Nowhere is this more true than investment research. Every day another trading system or sure-fire investment strategy is published. They always look good on the surface – impressive statistics, testimonials, lots of social proof. You’ll find them in best-selling books, or published by authority figures like professors, or endorsed by a trade journal. None of that matters because it can still be total hogwash. Here is how you sort fact from fiction to protect your portfolio…

Due Diligence Checklist For Investment Fraud

It’s relatively easy to uncover investment fraud before it costs you money if you know what you are doing. Just follow this step-by-step due diligence process in sequence. The steps are arranged in order from easiest to implement to the most cumbersome so that you can prevent fraud with the least amount of effort required…

New Variable Annuity Ebook Just Published

In this concise, ebook I simplify these incredibly complex investments to just the essential principles so that you can make an independent, intelligent investment decision for yourself. It is a consumer’s guide serving as an antidote to the salesman’s hype. Here’s a sampling of what you will learn…

Five Money Saving Due Diligence Questions (Part 2)

Due diligence saves you from investment losses by avoiding expensive mistakes. In the final portion of our two-part series on “Five Must Ask Due Diligence Questions” we explain the remaining three questions:

(3) What is my exit strategy?
(4) How does this investment make business sense?
(5) How is the risk profile and mathematical expectancy of my portfolio affected by this investment?

Learn how the answers to these questions can help you profit more consistently with your own investment due diligence process…

5 Money Saving Due Diligence Questions

Due diligence is what separates professional investors from amateurs. In part one of this new article series on investment due diligence I teach you the first two of five “must ask” due diligence questions. You will learn how to assess the risk of losing money with an investment and apply a two-step risk management strategy to help control potential losses to an acceptable minimum.
You will also learn how to balance personal and portfolio management objectives so that when you climb the ladder to financial success it will be leaning against the right wall. These are essential questions to consider as a starting point in your own due diligence process…