IFB243: What You Can Buy on the Dip

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat about what you can buy during the dip: ·      Andrew & Dave’s first type of company – GARP (growth at a reasonable price) ·      Andrew’s next category – Cyclicals ·      Andrew’s Third Category – Value with a Catalyst ·      Dave’s last category – World Class Companies at […]

Bird’s Eye View of Mercedez Benz

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we take a bird’s eye view of Mercedez Benz Group (MBGAF) We discuss some of the challenges of tracking down the ticker because of the recent split of the company, from Daimler to Mercedez Benz An overview of ROIC (return on invested capital) and its […]

Andrew Schrage of Money Crashers Joins Us to Talk Finance and Side Hustles

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat with Andrew Schrage, CEO and co-owner of Money Crashers: How Andrew started Money Crashes and how his “side hustles” grew to become the business it is today. How Money Crashers focused on people without much financial background and how they targeted content to […]

Bird’s Eye View of Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) with Adrian of Stratosphere

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we take a bird’s eye view of Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) with Adrian from Stratosphere.io. How Adrian got his start in Cannabis and how he learned from his mistakes Talking about Adrian’s background in accounting and how he overcomes FOMO. Talking about doing research outside […]

IFB242: How to Use Dollar Cost Averaging with a Fixed Amount + Defining Goodwill

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we answer four listener questions: How do you DCA (dollar cost average) into your portfolio with a fixed amount? What brokers allow you to use fractional or partial shares? How do you transfer individual stocks to another brokerage? What are the Dogs of the Dow? […]

Patrick Findaro Joins us to Talk about Franchising and Opportunities for Visas

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we chat with Patrick Findaro, managing partner of Visa Franchise, along with co-founding Vetted Biz: Patrick discusses his background and how he started helping people emigrate to the US using the E2 Visa via franchisingHe started the Vetted Biz website to help investors learn more […]

IFB241: How to Start Valuing Companies

Welcome to the Investing for Beginners podcast. In today’s show, we will answer two listener questions and discuss our thoughts on valuing companies: Is it better to pick one or the other of ETFs, S&P 500 or Total Index fund? Can we use the VTI to evaluate REITs and how does the Little Package of […]

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 […]