Tag Archives: Market Timing


Location, location, location! The Secret of Hidden Investment Returns

If you’re interested in earning dependable positive returns that you can actually manufacture yourself, there is something you need to write at the top of your to-do list. Alpha is the excessRead More…


Money Skills: Passive Core-Satellite Investing for Serious Wealth Building

The Fix The Investments Series Core-Satellite. Core and Explore. A rose by any other name… Often called Core and Explore, the basic portfolio construct is to have a CORE position in largeRead More…


Shortbread: I Love Money!

“I love money! I love everything about it. I bought some pretty good stuff. Got me a $300 pair of socks. Got a fur sink. An electric dog polisher. A gasoline poweredRead More…


Money Skills: Build Intelligent Investment Portfolios to Build Substantial Wealth

The Fix The Investments Series Volatile markets offer the perfect opportunity to reflect on your personal approach to investing and wealth building. October 2018 showcased the uneasiness than can develop in financialRead More…


Shortbread: Facts and Wishful Thinking

“We want only the facts that justify our acts—the facts that fit in conveniently with our wishful thinking and justify our preconceived prejudices!” – Dale Carnegie


Shortbread: Buy Low?

Most people will go far out of their way to buy things on sale. We love discounts, except when it comes to equities. Studies have shown that investors lose as much asRead More…


Shortbread: The Intelligent Investor

I am no longer an advocate of elaborate techniques of security analysis in order to find superior value opportunities. This was a rewarding activity, say 40 years ago, when Graham and DoddRead More…


Shortbread: Wealth does not start with W.

Wealth starts with a budget. People who never have money have never lived on a budget. Spending does not lead earning. Spending follows earning. This isn’t wisdom, its common sense. Want toRead More…