Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 13

In today’s show, Alex will review a few articles that discuss why more people aren’t investing (2/3 of Millenials) the root causes behind it, and how to get started. Find as much as $300 in monthly income to get started, that’s article #2. Lastly, with the stock market starting to shift, Alex discusses how to address your portfolio with defensive stocks.

Links to today’s articles –

Article 1 – Why More People Aren’t Investing 

Article 2 – How to save $300 a month

If you have any questions / comments, please send an email into alex.richwagen@gmail.com, and visit the website alexrichwagen.com



Podcast – Investing Should Be Easy – Episode 8

In today’s show, Alex will review Honeywell (HON), a well known manufacturer and services provider for gas power engines found in lawn, garden, and turf care. He will use a three step process:
1. Honeywell’s recent conference call and investor relations
2. Google Finance (macro analysis)
3. Finviz.com (technical & fundamental analysis)

Also, Alex looks into their financials further by exploring their 10-K (financial information) on SEC.gov to identify if it’s a potential good investment for the portfolio.

As always, if you have questions, please send an email to alex.richwagen@gmail.com or visit alexrichwagen.com for further content like his book, Investing Should be Easy.



Investing Ideas – Which Brokerage Account to Use

When you finally feel it’s time to invest, where do you go?  How do you start?

Keep the fees down with more money in your pocket!


It’s a very important decision when choosing a brokerage account provider.  Nowadays, most of them are very similar and offer very comparable services, but there are some out there that will charge $30 per trade instead of less than $10 per trade if you don’t look closely.  An expensive brokerage account can really eat up into your potential ROI with too many fees.  Continue reading