Cleaning up your investment house

Investment House

Hope everyone had a great week.  For this week’s “best of the web”, we’ve got a lot of pieces on how to clean-up your investment house, literally and figuratively.

12 great resources for first-time home buyers (AllBusiness) – When looking to buy a house, the internet is your friend.  You can find tons of information to make you a more informed consumer.  For many people, their physical home represents a significant portion of their “investment house”.

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    Investment philosophy, how do you form one?

    investment philosophy

    An important part of your success as an investor is having an investment philosophy.  Even more important than that is adhering to your investment philosophy through both good and bad times.  This week’s “best of the web” starts off with some book recommendations to help you in forming your own investment philosophy.  From there, we cover a mix of things from home buying tips to how ice cream and retirement are related.

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      Financial Building Blocks

      Financial Building Blocks

      A lot of people believe being a successful investor is really complicated.  The reality is 90% of the battle in achieving your long-term financial goals is pretty basic.  Since doing the simple stuff gets you most of the way there, this week’s best of the web series covers a lot of articles around “financial building blocks”.

      Why we buy so much useless stuff (Retire by 40)  - This post doesn’t tell us anything we don’t already know, but an occasional reminder can never hurt.

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