thinking about financial risks

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thinking about financial risks

Postby larryswedroe » Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:15 am

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505123_162-57559833/how-to-think-about-risk-in-financial-planning/

This can out of question I got during interview with Bloomberg's Pimm Fox. Obviously the list here is not exhaustive as there are other risks I didn't list (such as disability, long term care)

Hope you find it helpful
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Re: thinking about financial risks

Postby magician » Fri Dec 21, 2012 12:40 pm

As someone who consults in risk management for a living (well, for part of a living, anyway), I find this to be a good article to introduce investors to the idea of risk management, and to alert them to some possible sources of risk about which they may not have thought. It's not comprehensive, as you say, but it covers a good chunk of the spectrum. Well done!
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