Jake Taylor Joins Us to Discuss Value Investing and the Importance of Journaling

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat with Jake Taylor, CEO of Farnam Street Investments and co-host of Value After Hours: How did Jake get started in the investing world? How does Jake think about value investing and has his perspective changed over the years? What are Jake’s thoughts on […]

IFB240: What Not to Buy the Dip On

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we talk discuss what you should not buy the dip on in the markets: *Avoiding expensive stocks *Avoiding value traps *The potential of crypto and the minefield that exists in the sector *Avoid IPOs and SPACs For more insight like this into investing and stock […]

Brad Thomas Joins Us to Discuss REITs

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we talk to Brad Thomas, one of the leading REIT analysts on Seeking Alpha. *How Brad started in real estate, and what is a REIT? *How REITs can provide advantages for individual investors *How investors can get started investing in REITs *What areas to look […]

IFB239: Why Time in the Market is More Important than Timing the Market

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we answer two plus great questions: *Explaining Fibonacci retracements and why we don’t use charting as an investing strategy *The drawbacks to trying to time the market and holding cash waiting for the perfect opportunity *How to research companies or industries in emerging markets or […]

Josh Levin of OpenInvest Joins Us to Discuss Sustainable Finance

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat with Josh Levin, co-founder, and chief strategy officer of OpenInvest: *How Josh got into sustainable finance *How his background led him to his career and his love of nature helped spur his desire to create sustainable finance *How OpenInvest helps drive sustainable finance […]

Brian Feroldi Discusses the Importance of Quality and Valuation

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat with Brian Feroldi about finding quality companies and the importance of valuation: *What he sees in the markets today *How to profit from investments in a way that you can use today. *The quality filters he uses to find great investments *The Importance […]

IFB237: The Impact of Proxy Voting and Investing in Money Losing Companies

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we answer some great listener questions: *How do we feel about investing in companies with ESG concerns? *What are our thoughts of investing in precious metals or metals? *How does the Proxy statement work, and voting for our values *How do we deal with companies […]

Discussing Dividends with DivGro, A Dividend Growth Investor

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat with Ferdi from the DivGro: *How did he get started in dividend investing, and why dividend growth investing? *How does he finds companies to buy, and what his criteria for investments are based on? *The differences between Dividend Aristocrats and Dividend Kings *What […]

Bird’s Eye View of IBM

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we take a bird’s eye view of IBM: *We talk about the top line or revenue growth of the company *Next, we discuss the operating margins of IBM *Andrew and I talk about the different margins of companies, ie. Visa and Costco *We look at […]