Ignore Everything!

The hardest work in investing is not intellectual; it’s emotional.  Benign neglect is, for most investors, the secret of long-term success. – Charley Ellis   I read a really good blog post today, written by financial planner Ashby Daniels titled...

Moving from Cash to Investing

When is the best time to plant a tree? In Montgomery’s last blog The Cost of Sitting in Cash, he pointed out the clear evidence that, for long-term investors, the best time to invest is now, and there can be a real cost to sitting in cash. As some clients have asked...

There’s an election coming!

Get ready for the fearless forecasts to start flying. “Every day, investors have to snowshoe their way through a blizzard of propaganda, misinformation, and incomplete and incorrect data. If you respond reflexively to that noise, you’ll do nothing but trade until you...