3 Inflation Hedging ETFs

3 Inflation Hedging ETFs

With inflation beginning to rear its ugly head, investors should focus on hedging their investments. Here are three inflation hedging ETFs. For decades, inflation was the bogeyman that was always believed to be just around the corner ... yet never quite revealed its face. after...
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“Tapering” Wallops Income Investments

Last month was a lousy month for most yield-focused investments, including both fixed-income securities like bonds and high-yield instruments like MLPs and REITs. The ostensible reason was the Fed’s suggestion that it might start “tapering” off its asset purchases and allow interest rates rise...
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How much do you need to retire?

"How much do you need to retire? (Or, if you are already retired, how much can you safely spend?) These are the most important financial questions that our clients face. Although each family's situation may call for a different answer, there are some that...
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An Interview with Bob Brinker

Today, I'm pleased to bring you another installment in the Dick Davis Digest's Contributor Interview Series. Last week, I got to talk to Bob Brinker, editor of The Brinker Fixed Income Advisor. Read our conversation below for his advice on investing in low-interest environment,...
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Why Invest in Dividend-Paying Stocks Now?

Today’s income-oriented investor has an unprecedented variety of income- paying investments to choose from: there are bonds and bond-based funds, of course, but there are also MLPs, BDCs, preferred stocks, REITs, income trusts and more. But while the yields on these instruments can quite...
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