If employers are choosing to focus on educating their employees on how to build and manage an investment portfolio, then, it’s vital to get it right. This means starting with and emphasizing the basics of building an investment portfolio that has, first and foremost, a strong and balanced core allocation to growth and income investments, with the right amount of cash holdings (not too much) and, only when that is in place, the addition of aggressive growth investments.
Contrary to just about everything you hear, you don’t have to “learn investing” before doing it. The truth is, you can get started in just a few simple steps.
This week, we’re talking about how to make your home and other real estate work for you. Your home is an important part of your overall picture and should play a key role in your investments. Tune in to find out how much real estate you should own to have a healthy picture.