Financially Speaking Blog

The Perils of Extrapolation

February 7, 2013

Several years ago, I spoke to a group in Jonesboro on “Five Financial Mistakes Smart People Make”.   One of the points I made was the mistake of extrapolating current trends into long-term trends.  An example I gave related...

Andy Hardy's Home Mortgage

February 26, 2013

For some reason I am fascinated by the way things used to be in contrast to how things are today.  When was the last time you watched an Andy Hardy movie?  Life in the 1940s seems so simple and less stressful.  I don’t know for...

Archives

Tags

basic fiduciary principals Britain don't panic European Union Federal Reserve financial advisor; stock broker financial advisors; giving investment advice financial decisions; 401k investment decisions financial information technology global stock market; global economy insurance agent interest rates investing Investing 101 investment decisions; hiring financial advisors; behavioral economics investment portfolio; rebalance portfolio; investment strategy; investment risk management investment predictions; investor decisions investor fears market forcasters mutual fund fees objective financial advice risk tolerance stock market stock market corrections stock market volatility Stock market worry stock market; rising interest rates technology; personal technology volatility

RSS Feed

Subscribe by Email

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Sign Up for Our E-News

* indicates required