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Module 4: Advanced Topics | Blog 4-3: Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) by David S. Krause

In Lesson 4-3 we discussed different ways to invest in real estate – and we talked about real estate investment trusts (REITs). Rather than buying individual REITs, an option is to buy a REIT ETF or mutual fund. We’ll look … Continue reading

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Module 4: Advanced Topics | Blog 4-2: Alternatives Investments by David S. Krause

In Lesson 4-2 we talked about the different types of alternative investments and we only made brief passing references to investing in natural resources. This entry talks about how to invest in natural resources and gives some possible reasons why. … Continue reading

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Module 3: Establishing a sound long-term investment strategy | Blog 3-4: Patience and Persistence by David S. Krause

Here’s another controversial topic – passive versus active investing. And right at the start of this discussion I’ll tell you that a believe in a hybrid approach: some passive and some active investments. Time and again, individual investors have discovered … Continue reading

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Module 3: Establishing a sound long-term investment strategy | Blog 3-3: Market Timing and Day Trading by David S. Krause

Market timing and day trading have been discussed in several of the lessons I’ve presented within the course: Introduction to Applied Investing. These are two of the most controversial topics in all of investments. Can the stock market be timed … Continue reading

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