freddie wrote:Personally I think a lot of people do it just to have the fun of doing something with their investments. It is fun to look at all those portfolios with various reits/small caps/em splits and realize they all end up with in fractions of each other.
livesoft wrote: I don't think I can have bonds higher because I like the returns of equities too much.
dhodson wrote:Defensive medicine has risk to it
Many tests are not risk free
Order that unnecessary MRI or ct and the pt loses kidney function or develops a scleroderma like rxn and it will be just as bad.