Guest Blog by David Israelson
War! What is it good for?
Absolutely nothing … except, some say, profit opportunities.
Investing in “sin” companies – weapons makers, Big Oil, polluters, tobacco, gambling firms and the like – is likely a vexing issue for most DIYers. Can investors live with themselves if they put money into companies that are known for questionable or harmful practices?
It’s an ethical minefield, no pun intended.
Consider these moral quagmires:
– Investing in weapons companies may be unpalatable to many DIY investors, but lots...