Skip to main content
No. of Recommendations: 3
Should a person borrow money on a credit card to invest in stock mutual funds?
No

If not, I have a question about which of my retirement funds I should withdraw money from.

None. Didn't know about the Irish Army but I used the Hotel California for mine.


I am sure someone else went over it but there are an amazing number of unintended consequences when trying to fix overspending by borrowing - usually they involve the IRS. Go for the root cause.

If you continue on this path and the market drops by 20%, then what ? Have you looked at 1987 or 2008 ?
Print the post  

Announcements

UGC Disclosure Notice Regarding Credit Card Posts
Community board discussions about credit cards are not provided or commissioned by banks who may have advertising relationships with The Motley Fool. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.
TMF Credit Center
The Motley Fool Credit Center arms you with real tools and simple messages, that will help you in every credit situation.
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.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! 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.