Rule #1 Finance Blog
“What makes a stock market dangerous is the fear and emotion that it creates when it drops.” – Phil Town
How do you invest safely in a dangerous stock market? This week we dive into what makes the stock market so dangerous. In the long run, the stock market will rise again and your investments, especially if you own wonderful businesses, will come out ahead down the road somewhere. Unfortunately, what makes it dangerous is that somewhere down the road has been as long as 26 years. Read more.
“Warren Buffett is right. In the long run, America is a great bet. You wouldn’t want to bet against America. The old saying is, ‘When America gets a cold, the rest of the world gets pneumonia,’ and that’s probably true.” – Phil Town
In this week’s podcast, we talk about the essence of investing we also talk about Canadian Cannabis stocks and how easy it is to get burned by bad management.
This week we analyze what has happened in the year since Amazon and Whole Foods merged. We made a few predictions about what would happen, and today we want to discuss them. Read more.
Join us as we discuss the Amazon & Whole Foods deal. We will discuss the deal, different company’s moats, and the industry that you might want to avoid for a while.
In this week’s episode, we’ll discuss the importance of the circle of competence and that you should be careful about investing in anything that you don’t understand. We also talk about what you should avoid as an investor. Read more.
In this week’s episode, we discuss a few dirty truths about the financial services industry and why it’s impossible for financial advisors to grow your money as well as you can. We also talk about the fundamentals of Rule #1 Investing and why most financial advisors can’t do it. Read more.
This week we discuss, “The Why”. “The Why” is the reason people invest in stocks as the best way to grow their wealth. We discuss investing as the only way a person can buy “compounding machines” that consistently make you money over time and beat inflation. Read more.
We filmed this special episode for our listeners, live from my Rule #1 Investing workshop recently in Peachtree City, GA! Tune in as we answer questions from workshop attendees and give you our candid perspective on everyone’s most pressing questions!