Stocks & Bonds
After getting some information about you, including your income and goals, Betterment suggests priorities and an investment plan to help you get there. In fact, about the only way to make direct ownership real estate investing more passive is to share the responsibilities through a real estate investment group You still won’t be able to make it truly a passive investment but it can help share around the burden while everyone still enjoys the returns.
A study released last month by New Frontier and Arcview Market Research found that nearly 70% of high-net-worth investors belonging to Arcview’s investment group, and who are interested in the marijuana industry as a whole, are now willing to consider investing in businesses that either directly touch marijuana or provide ancillary services, such as real estate, although investment trends have yet to bear that out.
This means that the $2,000 of gain could be double counted if we are using the indirect method to report the cash flows from operating activities (included once in the net income number with which we start the operating activities section if we use the indirect method, and again in the investing activities section).
As a general rule, the shorter your time horizon, the more conservative you should be. If your investment is for a long-term objective like retirement planning and you are still in your 20s, then you still have time to make up for losses and can therefore invest in aggressive investment vehicles like stocks.
JS: I got involved with investing around the spring of 2013 and I bought my first Marijuana Stock shortly after I watched Eric Holder, the then Attorney General, give a speech about how the DOJ would lay off states that had Marijuana related laws on the books so long as they followed 8 specific guidelines.
A passel of attorneys, accountants, publicists, insurance agents, business consultants, software developers, security companies and makers of vaporizers, oil extraction equipment and pot vending machines—many of them based in Colorado, California and other marijuana-friendly states— stand ready to support the budding recreational market.