Category: Reader Mailbag

Reader Mailbag: “I wanted to know your opinion on trading online with the aid of robots. Are they really successful in earning money trading stocks, or is there a better way?”

What you’re referring to, Wade, is essentially algorithmic trading. You’re using a defined set of rules to mechanically trade stocks when you trade stocks like this. Using defined sets of rules, though, doesn’t change the fact that you’re dancing in and out of a stock market that’s compounded at almost 10% over the last 100 years…

Reader Mailbag: “I retired 3 years ago, but had to go back to work. I want to quit but need to make enough money.”

Sorry you had to go back to work, Donna. Being of retirement age means that one of the levers you can pull (time) is a bit limited. That said, you can still pull that lever a little bit, but it will require you get started right away. The method I propose is a method I used to personally retire early and become financially free…

Reader Mailbag: “I’d like to build a rock-solid portfolio that can help me retire early. I’d also like to build financial security for my family.”

Welcome to the exciting world of investing, Edward. Your whole life (and your family’s lives) could change for the better, as intelligently and successfully investing capital is a surefire way to gain security and independence in this world. While it’s ultimately up to you to implement the steps we’ll outline, you should feel a bit more confident about your steps forward after you’re done reading this article and the related/recommended content…