This guest post is written by Jim Parker who works for our partner Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) in Australia. Jim has created a Top 10 list of excuses that we have all fallen victim to at some point while investing. Unfortunately, this list is not as funny as David's nightly list used to be, but … [Read more...] about Not the Traditional David Letterman “Top Ten” List
This is a guest post from Jim Parker VP with our partner - Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) in Australia. As we enter 2014, he discusses a common theme that has been around for several years - the perceived immediate rise of interest rates. He also discusses a view on what the potential rise in … [Read more...] about Rate Expectations
This guest post was written by Weston Wellington who is a Vice President for our partner, Dimensional Fund Advisor (DFA). He discusses the strong year the stock market had in 2013 which was quite a surprise to many professionals. Remember this article when you hear this year's stock market … [Read more...] about Surprise! No Selloff in 2013
This guest post was written by Jim Parker with our partner - Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA). He discusses how investors often try to complicate their lives and the harm it causes. Let's work in 2014 to avoid this unnecessary stress. The Chinese philosopher Confucius once said that life is very … [Read more...] about Simplicity and Sophistication (for 2014)
This guest post is from a frequent contributor to our blog. Jim Parker works for our partner Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) in Australia. He discusses financial topics that are as relevant to investors here in the US as they are to investors in Australia. He discusses the "predictions" made a … [Read more...] about Many Happy Returns!
This guest post was written by Alex Potts, the President & CEO of our partner, Loring Ward. The full title of his article is "Why Global Stock Markets May Be the Greatest Creators of Wealth We Have Ever Known." He addresses a common theme written about in this blog - the tremendous value of … [Read more...] about The Greatest Creators of Wealth