What is dollar cost averaging
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Sharemarket 101: What is dollar cost averaging?

- October 25, 2021 2 MIN READ

In a nutshell, dollar cost averaging is an  investment strategy that can minimise your risk.  When it comes to trading shares, the old adage of buy low sell high seems to make perfect sense. But no one can predict the future and even investment professionals struggle to time the market correctly.  As for everyday investors,… Read more »

Global stocks to keep an eye on
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5 global stocks that Aussie investors need to know about

- October 20, 2021 4 MIN READ

If you’re an Aussie investor looking to diversify into global stocks, Josh Gilbert’s current picks should catch your eye. Most people have probably heard of some of the popular leaders of the stock market including the FAANG stocks (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Google), as they are the companies that dominate the tech universe. But did… Read more »

Crash watchlist
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Crash watchlist: stocks to buy if we get a market crash

- October 15, 2021 3 MIN READ

The volatility of global sharemarkets prompted me to ask sharemarket gurus for the stocks on their crash watchlist. I’m really lucky because every weekday on my Ausbiz program, The Call, I get to pick the brains of the best sharemarket analysts in the country. Like me, they are all a bit wary of the volatility… Read more »

Investing in October is scary
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Is investing in October scary?

- October 8, 2021 2 MIN READ

I hate investing in October because it seems to be the month when sharemarkets crash. But is it fact or fiction? I’m not alone in thinking investing in October is a bogey month, and September isn’t much better. My mates at CommSec decided to research whether my fear is founded or not. They found over… Read more »