Videos

Sometimes it’s easier just to watch and learn! These are quick lighthearted videos with investing ideas, strategies and ways to manage your money.

It’s no secret that certain factors may keep your child from getting as much financial aid as possible. As a result, here are three ways you may increase their chances of getting financial aid before filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Baby it’s cold outside!  At least up here in the North it is.

It’s the holiday season, and even the market reflects seasonal changes.  You hear pundits talking about it.  But how can you check it for yourself using cold, hard numbers?  Watch the video to find out. You can also subscribe to my videos in iTunes.

I hope you’re having a Happy Thanksgiving, my friends.

I’m sinking my teeth into Freshdirect’s Thanksgiving in a Box.  If you don’t know what that is, call up your best friend that lives in a city and find out.  Changed my life — no more soggy stuffing and dealing with chicken livers!  Unpaid endorsement, by the way.

With yet another year coming to an end, you may be looking at your investments to figure out if you should make any changes.  I give a strategy for figuring out when to shed your portfolio of underperforming investments before you miss hitting your target portfolio value when you want to hit it.

So if you’re saving for something right now, wouldn’t it help to know how well you’re doing?  Definitely.  Here are two ways to estimate the future value of your savings.

Happy holidays!

You Don’t Have to Be Gisele Bundchen to Model #Statistics

by Michelle P.

Investors track indices or other indicators to predict the health of an economy and to predict the stock market. But with dozens of indicators per country, how can you digest what these indicators are telling you? And use them to predict what may happen next? This video gives you three critical steps to create a […]

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Video: An Annual Checklist to Keep Your Retirement Savings Safe

by Michelle P.

Here are three critical things that you should check in your retirement portfolio at least an annual basis. PS — vote!

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Video (and a Warning): 3 Mutual Funds with Strong 5-Yr Annualized Returns and Healthy Alphas

by Michelle P.

If you’re in the Northeast, stay safe through Sandy. Here’s a three-minute diversion. Here are three funds with strong 5-yr annualized returns (unadjusted for fees), and healthy alphas which is a reflection of the skills of their fund managers. And the warning? Please be sitting down when you watch this video.

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Video: Two Things to Check Before Your Portfolio Takes a Dive

by Michelle P.

Here are two things to check with the stocks in your portfolio to figure out if your investments may take you on a rollercoaster ride if the market drops.

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Video: Where to Invest if the Market Goes Apesh-t Again

by Michelle P.

Which sectors may perform the best when the market becomes volatile? Sector correlation to the VIX helps to answer this.

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Video: What to Expect When Investing in Penny Stocks

by Michelle P.

Hear about penny stock screeners, research services, liquidity and price movement expectations when trading penny stocks.

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Video: Commercial and Residential REITs with Value – $PKY $AMTG $TPGI

by Michelle P.

Learn about three REITs trading at a discount despite double-digit gains year to date.

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