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2017 is here which means the book is closed on 2016.  Let’s take a look at the world of markets and investments to see how everything fared for the year. Bonds continue to be boring It was a lo [more]
Lessons from the market masters
I’ve always believed strongly that investors would be more successful by copying how the professionals choose and manage their investments. Similarly, people should avoid taking advice from repor [more]
Investing during volatile times
Unless you have been living under a rock these past few weeks you have noticed the major swings in the equity markets. If it isn’t the news about Greece, it was the slump in oil prices or the econom [more]
Stormy Times in the Stock Markets
“Whether we’re talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise when it’s marked down.” – Warren Buffet In October 2014, I wrote a post about falling stock markets. At the [more]
Buy and Hold does not always work
Stock markets around the world can depress, scare and concern investors. For many people, the advice coming from the financial industry is 'hang in there and eventually things will come back.' For [more]