How’s it going, everyone? Today, we’re talking about the original influencer – Ray Dalio and Bridgewater Associates. We’ll go over his firm, how he started, and some cool lessons he learned along the way! Ray He initially went to business school and became a researcher analyst. With little professional experience, Ray quit that job after … More The Original Influencer – Ray Dalio
What’s up, everyone? Today, let’s answer the question that both fund managers and investors need to understand: What are growth funds? What Are They? Growth funds, also known as growth-oriented mutual funds or growth equity funds, are investment vehicles that focus on investing in companies with significant growth potential. These funds aim to generate capital … More What Are Growth Funds?
How’s it going, everyone? Today, we’re breaking down BlackRock: The world’s largest fund! BlackRock is one of the largest and most influential financial institutions out there! They own more than $9.5 trillion in assets. To put this in context, I’ll tell you that the U.S. GDP is $23 trillion. How’d They Start? Stephen Schwarzman and … More BlackRock: The World’s Largest Fund
What’s up, everyone? Today, we’re going to clarify – investors vs. allocators – what’s the difference? There’s a significant difference between raising a few million dollars and raising hundreds of millions of dollars! Your capital raising strategy should differ from one situation to the other. So, pay attention as I explain the difference between an … More Investors vs. Allocators – What’s the Difference?
What’s up, everyone? Today, we’re answering the question: Should you invest in Sweater Ventures? Sweater Ventures is a newer company that is revolutionizing venture capital. I want to give you my thoughts on this fund – check out my new video (disclaimer: this is not financial advice). First, let’s review what a venture capital fund … More Should You Invest in Sweater Ventures?
What’s up, everyone? Today, we’re comparing good debt vs bad debt – what’s the difference? I’ll be primarily talking about student loans, auto loans, and credit card debt! Basic principle of debt = It’s good unless you’re stupid or irresponsible. It can act in your best interest or work against you. If your rates are … More Good Debt vs Bad Debt – What’s the Difference?
What’s up, everyone? Today, we’re discussing what’s going on with ESG and why you need to pay attention. What is ESG? Environmental Social Governance (ESG) is used to measure the impact of a company, other than from a monetary perspective. ESG helps us answer questions like, “How does your company contribute to society?” or “How … More What’s Going on With “ESG?”
Happy Holidays! Today, we’re talking about how investing is changing! Investing Timeline 1950s – It was post-depression, and no one wanted to invest in anything. Only 6.5 million Americans owned U.S. stock. 1970s – Inflation was high, but mutual funds were emerging. People are getting more comfortable with investing. 1990 – 51 million Americans owned … More Investing is Changing / Do This or Get Left Behind!
Hey, everyone! Today I want to tell you how to win your first investor! If you go to an investor and tell them you need $10M but you haven’t raised any yet, they probably won’t be interested. However, if you have $9M raised already, then it’ll be easy to get that last investor. Why? Because … More How to Win Your First Investor
What’s up, everyone? Today we’re answering the question: Are financial advisors stealing your money? Disclosure: This is my opinion. Seek your own financial advice. Click here to check out my YouTube video! Initially, financial advisors will want to know your age and what your financial goals are (building wealth, saving, overcoming debt, etc.). They want … More Are Financial Advisors Stealing Your Money?