The Day Ahead: To Fall in Love -- With Your Portfolio

Pseudo-rocker Bryan Adams once asked a thought-provoking question: "Have you ever really loved a woman?" But I have greater interest in whether you have ever really loved your stock portfolio. After this past holiday weekend, it would be a wise decision to strongly fall in love with the process of investing, and that doesn't mean ingesting recycled garbage and endless statistics that are utterly useless when it comes to the pursuit of vast riches.

According to some quick Internet research, falling in love is comparable to developing an addiction. Does that describe "investing" for you? If not, why is that? Shouldn't your portfolio be treated with care, attention to detail and consistency? There is a clear difference between the unloved stock portfolio and the loved -- and the daily, monthly, and annual returns that result....627 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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