Author: Robin Bal

Financial Planning for a New Child

Financial Planning for a New Child

I hear you are planning to have a baby… If you considered only the financial implications of having children, you might end up childless. There’s no two ways about it: having a child is...

Financial Planning for a vacation

Financial Planning for a vacation

The most popular way for families to reward themselves for months and months of hard work is a nice family vacation; it’s what we all dream about all year long. Escaping from your everyday...

Small savings go a long way…

Small savings go a long way…

You know, in all my years, I have yet to meet someone who would freely admit that they have too much money. In today’s world, where social security is going down the drain and...

Money or Relationship: Which comes first?

Money or Relationship: Which comes first?

A relationship is an important part in a person’s life, but it can be affected by many external factors. One of these hazardous factors is finance. Many relationships find themselves at the mercy of...

Amusing Money Quotes for the Weekend

Amusing Money Quotes for the Weekend

Every morning I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work. – Robert Orben. When I was young I used...

Buying Pullbacks – the Error Most Traders Make

Buying Pullbacks – the Error Most Traders Make

You have heard it often buy dips in bull markets and wait for the market to rise but buying dips is not as easy as it first seems and most traders lose. Let’s look...

Bulls and Bears – Primary Market Trends

Bulls and Bears – Primary Market Trends

Bull Market Firstly the bull is a buyer and the bear is “always” a seller. The bull buys because he wants to make money, (don’t we all?). In a “bull market” novice traders rush...

Timing the Stock Market?

Timing the Stock Market?

More than any other factor, it is the primary, or underlying, direction of the stock market that will determine the success or failure of a trading position. A stock can have a fabulous story,...

Survive a market drop – and make it work for you

Survive a market drop – and make it work for you

Losing money never feels good, but keep your cool and you can boost long-term returns. Last Tuesday The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its biggest one day point drop in around six years on...

Make a Fortune in the Stock Market…

Make a Fortune in the Stock Market…

The financial media constantly reports about momentum stocks that are achieving tremendous gains during the same day. And even when you can see online investors that make $5000 on a single trade, it is...