All posts tagged: #LongTerm

Investments and Fat Loss

I had a great conversation with my Investment Advisor today about stocks. We were talking about the follies of moving around your money between blue-chip companies too much just because the stock dips slightly. When the market isn’t in crisis and the economy is moving forward, in most cases, it will always work in your favour to leave your money in place especially if the company has a history of performing at a steady rate over time. My advisor was telling me how often it is a client moves money out of ‘Company A’ and into ‘Company B’ because the stock hasn’t moved in 15 to 30 days only to see the price increase after they have made the switch. The morale of the story is let the blue chip company perform and invest for the long term. When it all registered to me, I immediately thought of dieting and plan adjustments. “When am I getting my next plan?” is the question that is echoed to me on a regular basis. A great plan is …