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by CFK
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Slice and Dice
Replies: 40
Views: 3280

Re: Slice and Dice

I slice and dice to avoid the regret I know that i would feel when one asset class outperforms - in other words, to avoid performance chasing. My asset allocation - 17.5% Total Stock Market, 17.5% small cap, 17.5% Emerging Markets, 17.5% Developed Markets, 30% Bonds. Were I to invest only in total s...
by CFK
Sat Oct 07, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Explanation of Investing Basics to Sister
Replies: 7
Views: 748

Re: Explanation of Investing Basics to Sister

Thank you for the feedback! When I was in her position - finally working and with student loans paid off - two years ago, I knew nothing about finance and had no idea what to do with my savings. A colleague pointed me to this community; you have been great teachers. Thank you. As evident from my int...
by CFK
Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Explanation of Investing Basics to Sister
Replies: 7
Views: 748

Explanation of Investing Basics to Sister

Long time lurker, first time poster. I recently had a nice conversation with my sister about investing, and she asked if I could write some of the ideas down. I authored the following. I am looking for any feedback, particularly anything that is wrong, misleading, too much detail, too little detail,...