The S&P 500: Biased and Misleading

The S&P 500: Biased and Misleading

I am a big fan of low cost index investing. So why am I shitting on the S&P 500?

Dying Words of T Boone Pickens

Thomas Boone Pickens Jr. (May 22, 1928 – September 11, 2019) was an American business magnate and financier. Pickens chaired the hedge fund BP Capital Management. He was a well-known… Read more

The Intelligence of Dumb Money

Simple tactics can help you achieve the same (or better) results as a million-dollar team of genius portfolio managers and analysts.

14 Money Quotes from the Birthday Boy, Warren Buffett

14 Money Quotes from the Birthday Boy, Warren Buffett

Money and life wisdom from one of the richest, wisest and most successful people in the world.

Beware of 10 Year Fund Performance Data

10 year data no longer includes a full market cycle and no longer illustrates the full range of what an investor might experience

Think Twice About Becoming (or Hiring) a Portfolio Manager

Does the cost of investment management outweigh the value created?

Money Is Debt, Gold Is Money

“In numerous years following the [civil] war, the FederalGovernment ran a heavy surplus. [But] it could not pay off itsdebt, retire its securities, because to do so meant there would… Read more