What Losing $250,000 Taught Me — Part 3

What Losing $250,000 Taught Me — Part 3

Enjoy the conclusion to my three-part saga about how I lost $250,000 in a winner-of-an-investment gone bad.  If you have already read the first two parts of this story (be sure to read parts 1 and 2 before continuing with part 3), you know this happened before Steve...
What Losing $250,000 Taught Me — Part 2

What Losing $250,000 Taught Me — Part 2

No one in their right mind enjoys feeling like they’ve been duped — or, worse yet, actually being duped.  But I’m here to tell you that it happens to the best of us, sometimes even after doing our due diligence and checking all the right boxes.  This is the second...
What Losing $250,000 Taught Me — Part 1

What Losing $250,000 Taught Me — Part 1

Whenever I speak at an event, I often include the story of how I lost a big chunk of money in a bad investment. I share this as a learning experience.  The lessons I came away with helped shape Hughes Private Capital’s approach to investing, including stress-testing...
Ways to Help During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Ways to Help During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Hi, Kayla Hughes here, Greg’s daughter and Hughes Private Capital’s Marketing Director. The last couple weeks have been scary and confusing for many of us.  Just yesterday, I decided to avoid my parents like the plague!  It seems the smartest way to keep them safe, as...
We Deserve a Saturday Morning Laugh

We Deserve a Saturday Morning Laugh

It’s been a tough week for a lot of people, but it’s important to remember that our country has gone through hard times before.  Many people are making some sort of sacrifice over the coming weeks, whether that’s staying home and social distancing to...