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Amanda Heckman
Amanda Heckman

Amanda Heckman is the editorial director of Manward Press. With unrivaled meticulousness, she has spent the past dozen or so years – give or take a few sabbaticals – sharpening Andy’s already razorlike wit.

A classically trained musician and a skilled writer in her own right, Amanda takes an artistic approach to the complex world of investing. Her skill has led her to work with numerous bestselling authors, award-winning financial gurus and – lucky for us – the fine folks at Manward Press.  

Are You Still Using This Popular Portfolio Strategy?

Investors who’ve been clinging to old – yet still popular – investing models need to let go. Now. Those strategies don’t work anymore. Here’s the proof.

Why the Market’s Pain Will Last Longer Than It Should

As Washington blames our woes on a war half a world away… investors and consumers are watching their portfolios shrink and their savings disappear.

Is It Time to Short the Market?

Things are tough right now… but there are two reasons investors should not panic.

Where to Invest Right Now

When the markets shift course, it’s time to make tactical changes. Here are some of the best places for your money right now…

You Blew It, Janet

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen made the rounds on the White House apology tour this week. But her half-baked mea culpa is too little, too late.

Three Reasons the Crypto Market Says “Buy NOW!”

Take advantage of low prices while they last…

What the Hell Is the S&P Doing?

Tesla got booted from the S&P 500 ESG Index. It’s more proof that ESG investing is not what it seems… and investors should be wary.

How to Survive the Market’s May Massacre

It’s scary out there. But it’s not all doom and gloom… and the worst may be over.

The Fed’s Rate Hike… and What It Means for Wary Investors

The Fed has its foot in a trap… and you’re paying for it. Here’s what happens next.

The Big Promise – and Profits – of a Digital Economy

The fascinating history of our money reveals where the biggest opportunities will be.