Phil Town

Phil Town

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About Phil Town

Phil Town is an Investment Advisor, Hedge Fund Manager, 2x New York Times Best-Selling Author of Rule #1 & Payback Time, and Ex-Grand Canyon River Rafting Guide. Rule #1 Investing is Warren Buffett style investing, teaching you how to buy businesses on sale, with little risk and 15 percent returns. In fact, Rule #1 investing is practically immune to the ups and downs of the stock market.

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How Do Millionaires Spend Their Money?

Not all of the wealthy spend like they're wealthy.
Stocks

How to Know When a Change in Stock Price Means You Should Invest in or Avoid a Company

Exercise critical thinking before jumping at the chance to invest.
Economics

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The fluctuations of the economy are not completely random.
Retirement

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Are Boomers really that prepared for retirement?
Stocks

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Phil Town advises to pump the breaks a bit before investing.
Personal Finance

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Phil Town describes some tactics rich people don't use to grow their fortunes.
Investments

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Personal Finance

Can Investing Make You a Millionaire Overnight?

Phil Town breaks down some misconceptions about investing.
Investments

Adopt These Smart Money Habits When Stock Prices Skyrocket

Patience is a virtue in life and investing.
Investments

How Warren Buffett Got Rich by Following What Makes Him Happy

If you're actively investing in companies that stoke your interests and follow your values, you'll see great returns.
Personal Finance

The Right (and Wrong) Times to Sell Your Long-Held Stock

If you're looking to sell, do a review of this convenient list to confirm you're making the right decision.
Savings

Why You Should Spend More Money and Avoid Savings Accounts

Practice good judgment as to whether spending money may actually be more conducive to your ultimate goals.
Habits

Break Bad Investing Habits by Adopting These Tried-and-True Tips

Phil Town describes a few traits of smart investors.
Personal Finance

Want to Improve Your Investing Habits? Try Warren Buffett's Circle of Confidence.

Make your financial strategy sleeker and more customized to your passion with this concept.
Personal Finance

The Pros and Cons of Investing in a Stock Index

If you lack the time and resources to research individual companies, then investing in a stock index could provide a substitute.