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Beginning Investing by Danielle L. Schultz

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CHAPTER20

Good Reasons to Buy and Sell

In This Chapter

  • Overcoming the reluctance to sell
  • Deciding which investments to sell
  • Selling for the right reasons
  • Overhauling your portfolio for better performance
  • Continuing to look for opportunity

All of us love to buy. Nobody likes to sell. While I encourage staying invested for the long term, not making snap or emotional decisions, that doesn’t mean you should hold on forever. There are good reasons to sell, but even for those reasons, there are good ways and bad ways to do so. In this chapter we explore good reasons and good ways to sell your investments.

Bad Reasons to Hold on to an Investment ...

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