SERIOUS MONEY book is 20 years old this month

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SERIOUS MONEY book is 20 years old this month

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I published my first book twenty years ago this month. Not much has changed. Here is a free download:

Serious Money, Straight Talk About Investing for Retirement

Enjoy!
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Thanks Rick. The book is 20 years old, but you are not 20 years older, correct? :D
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goodenyou wrote: Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:14 pm Thanks Rick. The book is 20 years old, but you are not 20 years older, correct? :D
Not looking at the pictures. :happy
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Good stuff Rick, thank you for the share and your knowledge.
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Rick - Thanks for making this available & at a price to please most Bogleheads!
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Thanks for sharing, Rick.

The word risk occurs 94 times and risk tolerance is discussed, but I don't see the chapter about unusually colored swans, swan management, and swan tolerance. Plenty of room for a sequel. :happy
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Thanks Rick! I used the PDF to break in a new iPad Pro on my last fight. I really enjoyed it.

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Thanks Rick! Will read it tonight.
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whodidntante wrote: Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:57 pm Thanks for sharing, Rick.

The word risk occurs 94 times and risk tolerance is discussed, but I don't see the chapter about unusually colored swans, swan management, and swan tolerance. Plenty of room for a sequel. :happy
It's true. My book pre-dates black swans. The first one was not discovered until after the tech wreck of 2000. :wink:
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Rick Ferri wrote: Thu Jul 18, 2019 2:39 pm
whodidntante wrote: Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:57 pm Thanks for sharing, Rick.

The word risk occurs 94 times and risk tolerance is discussed, but I don't see the chapter about unusually colored swans, swan management, and swan tolerance. Plenty of room for a sequel. :happy
It's true. My book pre-dates black swans. The first one was not discovered until after the tech wreck of 2000. :wink:
Ah. The exuberant swan.

I thought of a question for Larry. Where is his free book? :happy
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Rick Ferri wrote: Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:46 pm I published my first book twenty years ago this month. Not much has changed. Here is a free download:

Serious Money, Straight Talk About Investing for Retirement

Enjoy!
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Hi Rick -

That is awesome and a milestone event!

Congrats!
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Rick Ferri wrote: Thu Jul 18, 2019 12:46 pm I published my first book twenty years ago this month. Not much has changed. Here is a free download:

Serious Money, Straight Talk About Investing for Retirement

Enjoy!
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Thank you for the free download, Rick! Congratulations on the 20th anniversary of publishing your first book!
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We purchased that book 20 years ago and found it so helpful as we were "finding our way".

I keep it in my library and have loaned it to several folks over the years.

Thank you, Rick.

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Here is Taylor Larimore's "Investment Gems" thread on this book:

http://socialize.morningstar.com/NewSoc ... stID=47707
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