It’s the time of year when our thoughts turn to helping others. And, as an investor, that can often mean looking for investments that “do good”. But avoiding the “sin stocks” – alcohol, tobacco, gambling, and oil (yes, oil is now a sin in some circles) can have you lagging the market for years to come. So, before you throw all your money at the latest alternative energy idea, consider approaching this piece of your portfolio as you would the rest – with research, discipline and diversification.
Socially Responsible Investing, or SRI, has been around for a long time now. …Read More