I can’t imagine how many people deleted the email after seeing the title of this article. Thanks for making it this far. The Federal Reserve has now raised interest rates 7 times in the past 19 months, with a couple more rate increases predicted for 2018. Many savers placing their money in fixed income investments… Read More Interest Rate Math
The Seahawks had the ball on the 2 yard line with 26 seconds left in Super Bowl XLIX. In their backfield was one of the greatest running backs to ever play the game, Marshawn Lynch. Everyone knew the ball was going to him……except it didn’t. A pass play was called, and the throw was intercepted… Read More Strategy Versus Outcome
“A little learning is a dangerous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian Spring: there shallow draughts intoxicate the brain, and drinking largely sobers us again.” -Alexander Pope London has one of the most complex city grids in the world. A view of the city from above looks as if someone dropped a plate… Read More The Knowledge of London
Source: The Behavior Gap by Carl Richards The last few years I have read from different sources that this is the best time in history to be an investor. Investment expenses have dropped precipitously for several decades now. The choices at our disposal to build a portfolio seem limitless. Want a fund that tracks the… Read More Is This The Best Time Ever to be an Investor?
“Don’t do something, just stand there!” -John Bogle This happens often. The average intra-year decline of the S&P 500 is 13.8% per year. 2017 was an exception with the largest top to bottom drop being only 3% . There have been 152 declines greater than 10% in U.S. Large cap stocks between January 1926 –… Read More What to Remember When Markets Fall