Posted by CarolFLUT on June 19, 2000 at 11:34:03:
This site is about notes and mortgages not stocks and bonds. And at the risk of sounding like a sour old school marm (which I am not), some punctuation would really help make your posts more readable.
You can leverage investments in paper (ie you can use OPM to buy them). I think that’s a more difficult feat in stocks and bonds. Ergo, paper has a great advantage there. However, it depends on your goals, your resources, and what you are willing to do as to what kind of investor you “ought” to be.
Read the articles both here and on John’s website, www.papergame.com and they may give you a flavor of the biz.