Facebook, Apple & Microsoft Are Killin’ It And The Rise Portfolio Is Feelin’ It!

Have you been in a situation before where you had to exclaim “FAM!!!” to another person? Well, that was our reaction as we watched Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft (FAM) deliver on their earnings in the week. Combined, the trio commands a market capitalization of $5.64 trillion. One would think growth should have slowed down for… Continue reading Facebook, Apple & Microsoft Are Killin’ It And The Rise Portfolio Is Feelin’ It!

The Principle Of Buying Stocks When Others Are Selling

Data from matrotrends.com | Analysis by Rise The image above is the historical stock price movement of Apple in the last 5 years adjusted for all stock splits. If you draw a line from the origin to the current position (as we’ve done), you will get a straight line moving up from the origin.  That’s… Continue reading The Principle Of Buying Stocks When Others Are Selling

Don’t Make Money Your Mission

Don't make money your mission

In all the talk about financial freedom, wealth building and investments it’s easy to lose sight of some important things. So we feel it’s our responsibility to remind you of this: the goal of life is not to end up with the highest net worth possible. While money is important, money is not the ultimate goal.