Rule #1 Finance Blog
“Take responsibility for your future and start learning.” – Phil Town
This week Phil and Danielle continue their conversation on famous investor, Michael Burry and his opinion on index funds. In this episode of InvestED, they dig deeper as to why there could very well be a larger problem on the rise in the US market. Read more.
“Realize that if you don’t know what you’re investing in, you’re gambling.” – Phil Town
This week on InvestED, Danielle and I discuss investing circumstances that have created economic downturn in the past, as well as what we think could potentially result in the next big crisis.
The fundamentals of what we teach in Rule #1 investing is to know exactly what you are buying. Especially right now, passive investing is its own disaster on the rise. Read more.
“Believe in yourself and your own ability to manage your money.” – Phil Town
It’s normal to feel unsure when it comes to investing your money.
This week on episode 231 of InvestED, Phil and Danielle talk about their investing beginnings and the common feelings that came with learning Rule #1 investing when they both started investing. Read more.
“Investing is just buying something for less than its worth, knowing it will be better and worth more down the road.” – Phil Town Today on InvestED Phil and Danielle expand on their discussion of Warren Buffett and his achievements as he continues to inspire many to follow in his footsteps. Phil brings back a Read more.
“It’s super important that we take the best we can from previous generations and be the best we can be for the next generation – learn your lessons. Be humble, be willing to listen to the people you love.” – Phil Town On this week’s episode of InvestED, we celebrate Warren Buffett’s 89th birthday and Read more.
“Rule #1 Tradition is a tradition of investors who focus deeply on not losing money. That focus means they are after wonderful businesses that will be around for a long time.” – Phil Town It is possible as an investor to get high returns without high risk? That’s the basis of Rule #1 Investing. In Read more.
“Investing is a practice. It’s not a job. It’s something you do that you won’t do perfectly, but you will do it to the best you can do it. The key is to do it, and improve.” – Phil Town
This week Phil and Danielle release the 227th episode of InvestED: the final episode of a four-part series on buybacks. A significant question that arises during their conversation is whether or not buybacks are driven by a lack of integrity with management. The resulting answer is, unfortunately, more often than not. Read more.
“The stock market ultimately prices the value of a business in the long run.” – Phil Town
Phil and Danielle continue their four-part series on buybacks in this episode of InvestED. They use common situations to illustrate exactly what a buyback is and what occurs when a company buys back its shares of stock. Read more.
This week Phil and Danielle continue their conversation by talking about companies using their extra money to buy back their own stock. The conversation shifts when they discuss varying choices that companies make when board members want to retain or increase their control. Read more.