As January goes…..
What does investment performance in January tell us about the rest of the year? Not much.
No one knows anything (historical edition)
Many people think Wall St analysts have some idea where the market will go. They don't.
Which Way From Here?
The rewards of owning stocks require investors to take the occasional beating
Powerball to the People!
How a Powerball jackpot affects your brain
A long time ago a famous hockey coach said “Last year we couldn’t win at home. This year, we can’t win...
Know What You Own
Whether it’s investing or owning a home, my clients frequently hear me discuss “total...
The financial opportunity of a lifetime for young people
I know that most young people don’t make very much money. I also know that it’s hard to be...
The Clear Value of Planning
My title is a play on Gordo Byrn’s piece from this morning. Perhaps like him, my career in finance is...
No one knows anything (2014 edition)
Certainly not where the market is going to go in 2014. First, some numbers: The S&P 500 (SPX) is an...
Investing without faith
What is the opposite of religion? I had to think about this the other day. In a discussion with a...