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Bruce Jackson

Bruce co-founded The Motley Fool UK in 1997. Now back in his native Australia, Bruce is the General Manager of the Motley Fool's Australian operations. Bruce holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) and a Diploma of Financial Services. He writes The Motley Fool's popular and widely read Take Stock free email newsletter. He is a keen investor himself, and particularly enjoys picking up stocks during the market's periodic but regular periods of panic.

It makes uncomfortable reading, but this is the only way you get rich in the stock market

"Stocks always go down faster than they go up, but they always go up more than they go down." More »

Why You Should Totally Ignore Jim Rogers “Worst Crash In Our Lifetime” Call

The best you can do is totally ignore such garbage. Instead, stick to tried and tested investing principles... More »

Why today’s opportunity remains in dividend paying stocks

As for buying opportunities, as with any market, bull, bear or in-between, there are always opportunities. More »

Following this one simple formula is the key to successful stock market investing

We are lifelong investors... and not people who flit in and flit out of the stock market based on the latest fad, hot tip,... More »

When it comes to the stock market, here’s where the really big money is made

Losers are part of the territory. If you're not prepared for some losses, you're in the wrong game. Leave your money in the bank. More »

The RBA just gave the green light for dividend stocks, and the experts are already in ahead of the game

An RBA cash rate of just 1.5 per cent for “the foreseeable future” might be devastating for your term deposits… More »

Why would anyone bother with ANZ shares when there are growth opportunities like this?

Money chases performance. And when the money wises up that the blue chips have had their day in the sun, and that small-cap growth... More »

Mediocre returns ahead for investors chasing the same old ASX blue chips

There's a wall of money out there, stuck in the bank, earning a pittance, looking for opportunities to earn outsized returns. More »

If this notoriously bearish fund manager is finding value, you better believe opportunities abound

Great stock market wealth is created over years, not days. More »

Even Warren Buffett has bad days

It’s at times like these when it can be easy to lose interest in the stock market. — Nothing seems to be going up.... More »

It’s suddenly getting very ugly for the blue chips

You could easily be forgiven for thinking we're in a bear market... More »

Even I was surprised just how cheap mining stocks are today… and they pay juicy fully franked dividends

Iron ore is officially in a bear market, having fallen more than 20 per cent since its recent peak. More »

Here’s why you better hope like hell this is no house price bubble

All hell would be to pay if this was indeed a property bubble, and it ever did burst... More »

Property bubble aside, here’s one more sign why this bull market could have much further to run

Putting the odds in your favour is about buying high quality, growing, dividend-paying companies, and holding a collection of them for years. More »