Many people ask, “Where should I invest my money?” I know the stock market seems to have done well lately, but have you noticed how volatile it is? People are happy one day when the market goes up hundreds of points, then they are worried when the market quickly drops like a rock. Some people decide they will try their hand at investing in the market by opening a brokerage account. They see the market on the rise and decide now is the time to get it. They jump in just to see the market tank. They get scared and sell at a loss.
Sound familiar? I’m not here to tell you how to invest in the market. My website is not geared towards investing in securities. I am all about preserving what you have worked so hard to accumulate. That being said, we must be able to grow our money over time to accomplish our goals, both for the present and for retirement. So where should I invest me money so I don’t lose it? What are the best ways to invest my hard earned money? Continue reading