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Stop Listening to People Who Say They Can Predict the Future

Below you will find a blog post I wrote in June 2014 questioning the “expert” prediction of a well known and respected Canadian economist. His book sold incredibly well and I’m certain many people believed his predictions about oil prices heading for the stars and loaded up on oil stocks and oil company debt. A […]

Capital Gains Taxes: Another Reason Vanguard Detroys Mutual Funds

One of the best books I’ve read on passive or index investing is The Elements of Investing by Burton Malkiel and Charles Ellis. The book is full of proof that buying mutual funds is a losers game for us, the investors. One point they discuss that is not widely considered is the significant capital gains […]