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VIDEO: Losses Hurt More Than Gains Help

What Prospect Theory tells us
Friday, October 21, 2016, 8:23 PM

As biological organisms, humans are motivated by pain and pleasure.

But interestingly, while we tend to think of these as equal motivators, they aren't.  » Read more

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Ask the Adviser: Risk-Managed Investing

Over the long term, the best offense is a good defense
Saturday, January 12, 2013, 7:48 PM

If you have money in the financial system (stocks, bonds, retirement funds, etc.) and you share the same skepticism most of our readers have about the markets' future stability, how should you invest those funds?

Most of the folks who inquire about our endorsed financial advisers are far more interested in preserving the purchasing power of their wealth vs. aggressively trying to beat the market average each year. But how exactly does one do that?

In this week's podcast, Chris sits down again with Mike Preston and John Llodra to discuss risk-managed investing. » Read more