A common question that we get from people after telling them that we own our own financial planning firm is: What do you ask clients at the first meeting? When we first sit down with a new prospect, we try to determine how they visualize their own future. Importantly, we try to parse out in the … [Read more...] about Relating Money to Life
This post is written by David Booth - Executive Chairman and Founder of Dimensional. It’s hard to believe we’re approaching the end of the second year of this global pandemic. Despite the pain and loss endured by so many all over the world, I hope some positive changes have come from the shock … [Read more...] about Why I’ll Always Be Optimistic About the Market
'Twas the night before Christmas in the Crimmins’ house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas would soon be there; The dinner was finished and the plates all cleaned, The Christmas tree lights colorfully … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) is holding a Shareholder Meeting on December 29, 2021. One of the reasons for this meeting is that David Booth, Roger Ibbotson, and Myron Scholes, who currently serve as directors, will be retiring from the Board. David currently serves as Chairman of the Board and … [Read more...] about Ten Obstacles to Investing & How to Overcome Them
It's hard to believe that Thanksgiving 2021 is already here and the holiday season has officially begun. Last year's Thanksgiving seems a bit like a blur but we are finally starting to feel more normal and able to enjoy celebrating with all of those around us! Every year at this time, I think … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving 2021!
This guest post is written by Dave Goetsch, Executive Producer of the CBS comedy “United States of Al.” He previously served as Executive Producer of “The Big Bang Theory” and as a writer on "3rd Rock from the Sun.” During the stock market decline at the beginning of the pandemic, Dave hosted a … [Read more...] about The Surprising Dividends of Transformed Investing by Dave Goetsch