Source: ESPN MediaZone. http://espnmediazone.com/us/press-releases/2015/03/barack-etology-president-obamas-mens-bracket-unveiled-espn-exclusive-wednesday/
Each year around this time an estimated 50 million of us around the country carve out a few minutes of our day to complete a bracket trying to predict which one of the 64 NCAA Men’s College Basketball teams will win the tournament this year. Guessing which team will win can be a lot of fun, but it’s awfully hard to do! Continue reading
Standard & Poor’s released their latest SPIVA® Scorecard and it continues to make active management look bad, which adds fuel to the fire in the debate of active vs. passive. This time around, the study added the 10-year numbers making an even more compelling case against active management, not only in performance but also in the frequently overlooked Style Consistency. Continue reading
I came across this article recently:
“Why invest in international funds? It’s a mystery.” At the time of writing this post there was one individual who commented that this was the “dumbest article I have ever read.” This commenter may have a valid point. Continue reading
Over the last few years I’ve looked at hundreds of financial advisor websites. Except for a select, thoughtful few, most of these sites are swimming in the sea of sameness.
Almost everyone says they provide sound advice and some degree of planning and great service and all the usual products. Continue reading