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Investing The Lazy Investor Way

Investing Success In Mutual Funds, ETF, Stocks, Without Becoming A Financial Guru. Be A Better Investor And Have A Life!
Instructor:
Steve Ballinger, MBA
3,178 students enrolled
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Build an investment portfolio that fits them perfectly!
Understand key investing concepts and apply to their own situation.
Be able to pick from investing options and apply practical steps.
Set an automated investing system that does not require constant monitoring so you can enjoy your life.
Learn about investing with stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETF, and more!

This class was well taught and gave a good deal of clear and relevant examples to demonstrate the course concepts-Glenn O   

Great course! I loved it!-Richeler A   

Join 2500+ Students and become a successful investor…the lazy way!

Investing success can be achieved by anyone and by following the key principles and best practices you can have success without having to become an Investing Guru. By becoming a Successful Lazy Investor you can reach your most challenging financial goals and lead the life you dream about without spending hours and hours of  your time.

Unfortunately, the financial industry conspires against you by making it very complicated but it does not have to be that way. Take this course and turn the tables in your favor!

THIS COMPLETE COURSE WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL INVESTOR AND STILL HAVE A LIFE

Not boring theory. No get rich quick scheme or a course that is designed to sell you consulting services this course has one mission and that is all about the sharing of experience and wisdom from a successful long-term investor and teaching you how you can apply it to your own goals and time horizon.

In this course you will learn all about:

  • Can I Make Money This Way…And How Your Instructor Does So You Can Replicate It

  • What Portfolio Fits You 

  • Understanding Risk And Reward

  • Key Success Factors To Implement

  • Determine Investment Vehicle Such As, Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds (ETF),  and Individual Securities 

  • How To Quickly And Easily Evaluate Investments

  • Sample Portfolios You Can Use Such As The Lazy, Couch Potato, and Coffeehouse portfolios

  • How To Keep Your Expenses Low

  • Automate Even More And Get Expert Help With Robo Investing And Theme Investing 

  • Next Steps + Bonus Step

  • Plus Much Much More!!!

This is an awesome flagship course which means you get:

  • Hours and hours of video based HD lessons.

  • Screen-Cast Demos that walk you through concepts step by step.

  • Lifetime access to the course so you get updates and new bonus lessons for FREE.

  • Quizzes that will test and confirm your knowledge.

  • Ask questions directly of the instructor and every one of those will also be answered.

  • Supporting Links with more information to deepen your learning.

  • 30 day money back guarantee-love the course or return it with Udemy easy no questions asked policy.

Disclaimer Note: This course is for educational and informational purposes only. There will be no recommending of any particular investments such as a particular stock or mutual fund as only you know what is right for your portfolio and your comfort with risk and volatility. Consult with a Professional for specific advice. Course is for education purposes only and instructor will have no liability related directly or indirectly to any loss or damage.

Investing Is fun and it can be really fun when you see your results rise even with minimal effort!

No risk to sign up and impact could be life-changing. Learn from my experience and rapidly move ahead faster with the knowledge I will share with you. Don’t delay.

Please click the TAKE THIS COURSE button in the upper right corner and let’s get started!

Many thanks and I appreciate your interest and hope to see you in the course!

-Steve Ballinger

Getting Started Fast And Easy

1
Introduction & Getting The Most Out Of The Course
2
Can I Make Money Investing This Way?
3
Demonstration Exercise: What Portfolio Fits You!
4
Why Many Investors Fail And Why You Wont
5
Why The Financial Industry Hates This
6
Quiz: Section 1

Quiz: Section 1

Key Success Factors To Leverage In Your Favor

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Automation: Feed The Monster
2
Diversification
3
Keep Costs Low
4
DIY Or Have Someone Else Do The Work--Cheaply
5
Periodic Checkups And Re-balancing
6
Lazy Investing Is Designed For The Buy And Hold Investor
7
Understanding The Two Investing Extremes And Which Is Better For You
8
Quiz: Section 2

Quiz: Section 2

Step 1: Determine Your Personal Risk Level

1
Risk And Risk Types
2
Demo: Online Risk Determination Tool
3
Quiz: Section 3

Quiz: Section 3

Step 2: Determine Your Asset Allocation

1
What Do We Mean By Asset Allocation Exactly
2
Quick And Easy Understanding Of Modern Portfolio Theory And Why Good For You
3
How To Reduce Risk By Adding A Risky Class (Stocks)...Really
4
Quiz: Section 4

Quiz: Section 4

Step 3 Determine Your Investment Vehicle

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Choosing A Vehicle That Fits You
2
What Is A Mutual Fund Really?
3
Active Vs. Index Funds
4
Mutual Fund Style Box
5
Mutual Fund Expenses
6
Demonstration: Mutual Fund Expenses
7
Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) Similar Yet Different Than Mutual Funds
8
Demonstration: Exchange Traded Funds (ETF)
9
Balanced Funds
10
Demonstration: Balanced Funds
11
Target Date Funds
12
Demonstration: Target Date Funds
13
Fund Of Funds
14
Demonstration: Fund Of Funds
15
Individual Stocks Vs Mutual Funds & ETF Plus Key Considerations
16
Quiz: Section 5

Quiz: Section 5

Sample Portfolios For The Lazy Investor With Analysis

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Couch Potato
2
Bogleheads 2 and 3 Fund Portfolios
3
Core 4
4
Coffee House Portfolio
5
Cowards Portfolio
6
Ideal Indexed Portfolio
7
Lazy Portfolio
8
Permanent Portfolio
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Quiz: Section 6

Quiz: Section 6

Robo Investing Online. Ultimate In Effective Yet Lazy Investing

1
What Is Robo Investing...And Why It May Be Good For You!
2
Demonstration: Wealthfront
3
Demonstration: Betterment
4
Demonstration: Schwab Intelligent Portfolios
5
Pre-Packaged Themed Investments
6
Demonstration: Folio Investing
7
Demonstration: Motif Investing
8
Quiz: Section 7

Quiz: Section 7

Next Steps

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Next Steps + Bonus Step
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