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Remember the Law of Compound Returns

When the markets get turbulent as they are today, investors get emotional. We want to react. Today is a fear day, but last month there were greed days. On fear … Read more

Posted on August 19, 2011 by

Americans are More Indebted Than the U.S. Government

You may remember J. Wellington Wimpy, more commonly known simply as Wimpy, Popeye’s beloved friend from the iconic comic strip. Wimpy was soft-spoken and intelligent, but also cowardly, lazy, stingy, … Read more

Posted on July 28, 2011 by

Double Your Money With Compound Returns

The law of compound returns is a force of nature and understanding this concept is critical to your success as an investor. It is how the rich keep getting richer, … Read more

Posted on April 29, 2011 by

How Money Doubles — Understanding The Law of Compound Returns

The latest biography on the world’s most famous investor is titled “The Snowball – Warren Buffett and the Business of Life.” The term “snowball” is a metaphor for a core … Read more

Posted on August 9, 2010 by

The Law of Compounding Makes Fees Quite Sizeable Over Time

Many do not flinch at paying 1-2% of their asset in fees to a financial advisor, but if one were to better understand the Law of Compounding one might look … Read more

Posted on February 5, 2010 by