Category: ETFs and Mutual Funds

2020 vs 2019 Federal IRS Tax Brackets, Tax Rates and Standard Deduction Updates

[Updated with 2020 Tax Brackets] Below are the official 2020 IRS tax brackets. Note that the updated tax rates and brackets would only apply for the 2020 tax year (filed… Read more »

Target Date Funds – A Good Retirement Strategy For Those With Limited Time and Investment Expertise

Target date funds are mutual funds that are professionally managed with asset allocations and risk profiles set to change along a glide path reflecting your target retirement date. For example… Read more »

How to Invest in Stocks, ETFs and Mutual Funds – A Beginners Guide to Investing

With the economy showing continued signs of improvement and financial markets making a strong recovery (example: Wall Street exec’s are back to paying themselves big bonuses), many would be investors… Read more »

Leveraged Inverse ETFs – The Quickest Way to Double or Triple your Exposure from Financials (UYG) to Resources (DIG)

What are the hottest investments currently on Wall Street? You’d be surprised, but the answer is leveraged exchange traded funds (ETF’s). In March alone, over 3.5 billion of new funds… Read more »