Smart People, Smarter Groups, Smartest Investing
June 21, 2019 - I’ve been writing these posts for two-plus years, dancing around a subject that warrants its own discussion: Why is it so hard for individual investors to consistently “beat the market”?
Have Your Been Pwned?
June 7, 2019 - During nearly 35 years in financial services, I’ve seen a lot of great changes for the better: improved investment selections, faster technology, lower fund fees. There also have been a few changes for the worse, including the rise of online financial fraud.
How to Tame Market Volatility
May 24, 2019 - In my last article, I explained how annual stock market returns often vary widely from their long-term average. That’s volatility for you. If your investing time frame is 12 months from today, there’s no telling where you’ll land. You may touch down exactly where you aimed your investment “parachute,” but you’re far more likely to end up in a tree or a lake.