Tips on Social Investing Corning NY

Socially responsible investing is the process of choosing investments based on both financial and ethical values. Here are some tips on how to achieve successful social investment.

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Mr. James Kaffenbarger Jr., CFP®
(607)936-3785 (139)
51 E Market St
Corning, NY
Ms. Karen Meriwether, CFP®
607-936-3785 (128)
PO Box 1424
Corning, NY
Mr. Todd Brost, CFP®
(607)936-3720 (170)
51 East Market Street
Corning, NY
Mr. Gregory Stewart, CFP®
607-734-6527 (211)
2205 College Ave
Elmira, NY
Ms. Lynn Williams, CFP®
(607)733-1454
517 W 3rd St
Elmira, NY
Mr. Darren Wilcox, CFP®
607-936-3785 (153)
51 E. Market St.
Corning, NY
Mr. Jason Nickerson, CFP®
(607)936-3785 (124)
51 E Market St
Corning, NY
Ms. Sarah Creath, CFP®
607-936-3785
51 E Market St
Corning, NY
Andrew Clark, CFP®
607-734-2665
400 East Water Street
Elmira, NY
Mr. John Goldman, CFP®
607-733-2609
147 W Gray St Ste 211
Elmira, NY
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Some people are afraid to invest because they think it might be immoral. They don’t want to encourage excessive greed, contribute to environmental damage, or make choices that go against their religious convictions.



And here’s the thing: they don’t have to. Socially responsible investing is the process of choosing investments based on both financial and ethical values. It involves careful research and monitoring of investments, which is what any investor should be doing anyway.



Social investing is pure capitalism, not charity. The people who have the money to invest expect those who need funds to meet certain standards. Some social investors are guided by political ideology or religious beliefs covering a broad spectrum of ideas, but others simply want companies to reveal their business practices and operate for the benefit of shareholders, not managers. After all, isn’t that how it should be?

The primary way to succeed through social investing is to do careful research. First, you need to see if the investment meets your financial goals. Then, you need to see if it makes good economic sense. Both steps are necessary. Read the annual report on Form 10K. What is the company’s business? What is going right, and what isn’t going well? How much debt does the company have? How profitable is it? Are profits growing or shrinking? Are customers paying their bills? Is inventory being s

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