Monthly Archives: January 2013

Rethinking The Way You Buy, Own Stock

Around New Year’s Day, much attention is paid to breaking bad habits. “Stop smoking,” “stop frivolous spending,” “stop overeating” — these not-to-do’s are perennially at the top of Americans’ New Year’s resolution lists. But creating new habits is at least … Continue reading

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Today’s Ranking of the World’s Richest People

Who were the big gainers and losers in markets this week? Interact with our brand new Bloomberg Billionaires index. Bloomberg Billionaires editor Matt Miller says it’s so engaging that “If you stay there long enough, it might even make you … Continue reading

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One Hedge Fund Ace Shares His Essential Investor Reading List

One Hedge Fund Ace’s Essential Investor Reading List When Steve Kuhn talks people should listen, especially that one time in late 2011 when he said the best trade of 2012 was going to be going long subprime mortgages. Kuhn certainly … Continue reading

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Compound Interest Infographic

Compound Interest is Your Friend We are so used to thinking of interest as the bad guy. And for good reason. Many of us are paying interest, and when it’s compounded, we are actually paying interest on our interest. When … Continue reading

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5 Lessons Monopoly Teaches Us About Finance And Investing

5 lessons Monopoly teaches us about finance and investing Monopoly has been a classic board game for over 100 years. It’s a real estate trading game that nearly everyone plays for fun and a chance to be a pretend real … Continue reading

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The Secret of Warren Buffett’s Alpha

Buffett’s Alpha The link above should enable you to open an extremely informative research paper examining the returns of Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) and one that may be helpful to the readers of Bill’s Treasury Note. This research paper has apparently … Continue reading

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How Good Is Your Company’s 401(k)?

How Good Is Your Company’s 401(k)? Before deciding where to stash your retirement savings, make sure you put your company plan to the test Before you stuff the bulk of your retirement savings in your 401(k), it’s worth taking a … Continue reading

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13 Money Tips For 2013

13 money tips for 2013 Next year is going to be a long one if you suffer from triskaidekaphobia, fear of the number 13. To lessen the anxiety, consider these 13 money tips for 2013. 1. Track your expenses. Almost … Continue reading

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