How to Invest

How can you prepare for a stock market crash?

Stock market crashes are inevitable so you'd better be prepared. More »

The market’s down, because…

Even if you can finish the sentence, it’s a waste of time... More »

3 shares to buy after a market crash

Investors should be ready to buy these three shares should a market crash occur. More »

Portfolio Check: 6 features that every successful company must have

Watch out for the Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) of 2016! More »

How to know when to sell your shares

Knowing when to sell is arguably even more important than knowing when to buy… More »

3 guaranteed ways to destroy your retirement

Asides from owning risky businesses like Origin Energy Ltd (ASX:ORG), there are a number of other ways investors are hurting their retirement prospects. More »

Why Warren Buffett avoids these 3 types of companies

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX:CBA) and Qantas Airways Limited (ASX:QAN) might not be the right "type" of companies for your portfolio. More »

3 essential investing lessons I’ve learned this year

Where to find the best bargains and how to think about companies like Santos Ltd (ASX:STO). More »

How do I get exposure to the recovering US economy?

Amcor Limited (ASX:AMC), Brambles Limited (ASX:BXB) and CSL Limited (ASX:CSL) could be good shares to own for exposure to US growth. More »

6 shares I’d buy with $50,000 today

Argo Investments Limited (ASX:ARG) and TPG Telecom Ltd (ASX:TPM) are just two of the six shares I'd look to acquire. More »

The Motley Fool now has a brand new business podcast, called Motley Fool Money!

Now you can listen to a couple of Fools! More »

Has gold lost its shine?

Rising interest rates have the potential to weigh on gold prices... More »

3 popular dividend shares that could keep on tumbling

Transurban Group (ASX:TCL) and Sydney Airport Holdings Ltd (ASX:SYD) are under selling pressure. More »

10 priceless lessons every investor should learn from Richard Branson

With a fortune estimated at a value of $8 billion, investors need to take note of Branson’s philosophies. More »