UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (6) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next
Author: stevenbbrown Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 75375  
Subject: young dumb and full of $$$ Date: 12/20/1999 10:38 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 0
i'd describe myself as an aggressive investor, yet all my money is in mutual funds. i'm 25, recently married. the house thing is done. the first family car thing is done. now, before the eggs get hatched, i want to be aggressive with my money? i will take advantage of the 401ks, but what about the extra money? should i venture into the stock, day-trading world? my goals are high. i'd like to have 5 mill or more by the time i retire in my 60s. my wife and i already have a head start on most people our age b/c of her lifetime money savings plan. So consider something like being 25 with 50k in mutual funds and an extra money problem of 1500-2000/month.

where would you put the 50k?
where would you put the extra monthly income?
we are already taking advantage of the 401k, but i don't think 401k alone will allow me to reach my goal!!

anybody have any advise?
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (6) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next

Announcements

The Retire Early Home Page
Discussion on accelerating retirement day.
Post of the Day:
Value Hounds

Not Cheering the Shire Deal
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement