This article first appeared on Forbes.com. Modern Portfolio Theory, the work of Markowitz, and Sharpe, and many, many others, is the foundation of how we think about finance and financial markets. Both Markowitz and Sharpe won the Nobel prize in Economics, and many of their intellectual descendants have done so as well. One of the[Learn more…]
The CARES Act says you don’t have to take an RMD this year. Should you?
It’s important to make an estate plan that protects your family if you die. Losing a loved one is hard enough without losing your standard of living too.
I looked back at the last 20 years of the US stocks and bonds market and made a few observations. This is the first in a series.
In the second in my series on stock returns from 2000-2019, I look at international and emerging markets.
Why are Ponzi schemes so popular, both with fraudsters and with investors, and how can you avoid becoming a victim?
This article originally appeared on Forbes.com. God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference. -Reinhold Niebuhr I often see families who could benefit from more serenity in their financial lives. To illustrate this concept, I created a hypothetical[Learn more…]