How to Spot a Fraud

Is your financial advisor a complete fraud?  It seems like a ridiculous question, however it is more common than you may think.  And the stakes are high.  The wrong financial advice can cost you big, potentially your entire life savings.  Smart personal financial management relies on avoiding big mistakes and one of the biggest mistakes Read more about How to Spot a Fraud[…]

The Five Best Books on Risk

“Risk is like fire: If controlled it will help you; if uncontrolled it will rise up and destroy you.” – Theodore Roosevelt The world of investments is one about the detection and sizing-up of risk.  The iron-clad rule of finance is that with a higher expectation of return, you need to take on additional risks.  Read more about The Five Best Books on Risk[…]