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The Forever Fund

Most investors say they are investing for the long haul.  They say they have a 10-50 year time horizon, but act emotionally on a time frame of weeks, quarters, and years.  So how do you combat these behavioral temptations of chasing performance?  How do you incentivize investors to behave in their own best interest? Our friends at Ritholtz have a...

Episode #50: Radio Show: Faber Spin-Off Executed

Guest: Episode #50 has no guest, but is co-hosted by Jeff Remsburg. Date Recorded: 5/1/17 Run-Time: 1:09:46 Episode Sponsor: Wunder Capital and Soothe To listen to Episode #50 on iTunes, click here To listen to Episode #50 on Stitcher, click here To listen to Episode #50 on Pocket Casts, click here To listen to Episode #50 on Google Play, click here To stream Episode #50, click here Comments...

Paying For A Filet, And Getting Bologna

Most of you reading this are old enough to remember the Beech-Nut fake apple juice scandal in the 1980s.  (I'm not, but Jeff wrote the intro and he's a couple years older than me...) In short, Beech-Nut was marketing “100% apple juice” yet its product didn’t quite make good on this claim. Not only did the drink not consist of...

The Dividend Growth Myth

A few weeks ago, I was sipping coffee, thumbing through Barron's as I do every weekend. It’s a way in which I keep a pulse on what’s going on in our space.   Though I never consciously pay attention to ads, on that particular morning, one caught my eye – a big full pager from Schwab, below. They were trumpeting...

Episode #49: Steve Sjuggerud, “This is Not What the Peak of a Bull Market Looks Like”

Episode #49: “This is Not What the Peak of a Bull Market Looks Like”     Guest: Dr. Steve Sjuggerud. Steve is the editor of True Wealth, an investment advisory specializing in safe, alternative investments overlooked by Wall Street. It's based on the simple idea that you don't have to take big risks to make big returns. Steve did his Ph.D. dissertation on...

Episode #48: Van Simmons, “The Rare Coin Market Can Go Up Dramatically, Quickly”

Episode #48: “The Rare Coin Market Can Go Up Dramatically, Quickly”     Guest: Van Simmons. As a consummate collector and dedicated numismatist, Van has earned his place in the rare coin pantheon as the leading coin merchant of his time. He specializes in portfolio construction, set building and helping clients acquire the world’s finest rare coins. As a partner and President...

How I Invest My Money (Updated With New Trade)

If you read my blog regularly, you know that I’m fully transparent in how I invest my own money. It’s not good for the investing community when advisors say one thing to clients, yet do another with their own money. It’s equally questionable when fund managers don’t invest in their own funds. After all, if we won’t put our own...