DIY Investing vs. The Average Stock Market Return

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Why Make it Hard When You Don’t Have To? When my son does mazes he always starts from the end of the maze and goes backwards to the start. When I first saw him doing this (age 4) I corrected him. You’re doing it wrong. You have to start on the left and figure out…

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Why Stock Market Predictions Don’t Matter

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Stock Market Predictions And The Drive For Certainty Since we’ve been little kids we’ve wanted to know exactly what the rules are. Why? We want certainty. The reason people love stock market predictions is because they make their brain feel safe… Why? Certainty. And the bigger the prediction.  The End Of The Dollar. $700 Gold.…

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Money Always Flows into One of these Four Places

There are Two Themes to my Investment World. 1. I look to where people are saying “this doesn’t make sense.” 2. I look where things are so obvious that you just can’t see them because they are right there. In this post I’m going to be addressing the second theme. The question is where and how…

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The Myth of Portfolio Diversification

What Happens When Everyone is Wrong? If everyone is telling you the same thing, but that thing is actually not true, how are you going to figure out that that one thing is actually hurting you? Take the Harvard or Yale Endowment. A lot of people look to this as the standard for successful investing.…

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