Ray Merola has been investing for over 30 years. He is an individual investor emphasizing a diversified portfolio of dividend growth and income securities. Ray advocates fundamental investment analysis, confirmed by the technical charts. Options strategies may be employed to generate additional income, reserve a long position, hedge downside risk or stake an occasional short-term trade. Mr. Merola seeks investments selling below fair value, and holding them until the market reverts to the mean. He advises investors to "Get Rich Slow."