What a night for New York football teams! First the New York Giants, for some reason, traded Odell Beckham Jr. to the Cleveland Browns. Your guess is as good as mine why they did that.
THEN, Le’Veon Bell announced he will be signing with the New York Jets. When one star leaves, another appears in New York. Only downside is we have to wait until August to watch this unfold on the field.
Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:
‘How Basketball Explains Asset Allocation’ – Stephen Nelson – The Athlete Investor
- Stephen knocks it out of the park with his comparison of a basketball starting lineup, and a proper asset allocation in your portfolio. Find out which assets are the guards, which are the forwards, and which are the centers!
‘Where Were You At The Bottom?’ – Animal Spirits (PODCAST)
- Ep. 72 of the podcast, Ben and Michael talk about a number of different topics in the news such as recessions, Lyft IPO, Bill Gross and more!
‘6 Tips for Last Minute IRA Contributions’ – Christine Benz – Morningstar
- There is still time to make contributions to your IRA for 2018, and Christine gives you some great tips to keep in mind!
‘These Banks Have Surprisingly High Rates for Savings Accounts’ – Alice Holbrook – MarketWatch
- Believe it or not, there are actually banks out there offering yields over 2% for savings accounts. You just need to look for them!