Quote of the day

Never eat
at a restaurant named Mom’s.
Never play cards
with a man named Doc.
Never get
involved with a woman that has more troubles than you.
And, never, ever,
believe anything Alan Greenspan says.

-Jefferey Saut, Market Strategist, Raymond James
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Category: Investing

“Well worth it” -Barron’s

Category: Financial Press

Sunday Link Fest!

Category: Financial Press, Weblogs

Why Investors Fail

Nice piece by BMO Nesbitt on why investors fail: “Individuals have historically underperformed the markets, earning just 2.6% vs. the S&P 500 gain of 12.2% between 1984 and the end of 2002*. Research in the U.S. has shown that this dramatic underperformance comes as a direct result of client behaviour, or more specifically, the attempt…Read More

Category: Investing, Psychology

The Global Real Estate Obsession

Category: Real Estate

Economy or Stock Market ?

Category: Economy, Investing, Markets

Net change in total liabilities

Category: Economy

Household Debt

Category: Economy

The Convexity Grab

Category: Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Real Estate

Is ReFi activity slowing?

Category: Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Real Estate