Tag: investing

  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • May 31, 2024
  • Iron Capital Advisors

Episode 11 – DIY Investing: Budgeting

Welcome to our new series on DIY Investing. How do you get started with investing? First: Do you know where your money is going? Step one is living within your means so you actually have money to invest, and that means budgeting, which is easier said than done. Let’s explore.

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  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • August 15, 2022
  • Chuck Osborne

Who’s the Boss?

The primary value, in my opinion, is independence. It boils down to one question: Who is the boss – is it the client, or someone else?

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  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • June 20, 2022
  • Chuck Osborne

Mutual Fund Scandal 2.0

The original mutual fund scandal boiled down to large brokers getting preferential treatment at the expense of small investors. This 2.0 version boils down to the same thing: Large consulting firms are receiving preferential treatment at the expense of smaller firms and investors.

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  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • April 23, 2018
  • Chuck Osborne

It’s the Simple Things in Life

Last week we had the tragic engine explosion on the Southwest Airlines flight 1380. Now there are pictures of many passengers not wearing their oxygen masks correctly. Not to diminish the gravity of the situation, but a large portion of the passengers seemed to be unaware that human beings breathe through their noses. As The…

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  • Iron Capital Perspectives
  • April 3, 2018
  • Chuck Osborne

Welcome to “Perspective”

Perspective (noun) 2b : The capacity to view things in their true relations or relative importance.  – Merriam-Webster If there is anything we are missing in our world today, it is perspective. As we close out March Madness aka the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, we have seen it at full force. The number one team in…