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Aug 10, 2010
I’ve probably said something similar in the past, but I want to be clear about how I would invest my 401k if I recently lost my job. My strategy is based off hedging risk. The primary risks an unemployed worker … [continue reading]
Jun 4, 2010
Over the past 15 years I’ve been known to say something like this:
Weight training is like a 401k. You don’t see the results right away, but over time they add up. Cardio is like a weekly paycheck. When the
Jan 22, 2009
I’ve bashed company managed 401Ks in the past. Now it feels like I’m kicking a corpse. Let me get one final punch in.
Today I received the year end statement for my company 401K. When I say “my company”, I … [continue reading]
Dec 31, 2008
On July 30th, CNBC’s Jim Cramer told his viewers: Yes, The Market Has Bottomed.
I am indeed sticking my neck out right here, right now, declaring emphatically that I believe the market will not revisit the panicked lows it
Nov 6, 2008
Some guys go fishing and have fishing tales. I don’t fish. I invest. Here is my tale.
Across the field of battered stocks was EEV. EEV is an UltraShort of the Emerging Markets. I know I said I wouldn’t … [continue reading]
Oct 11, 2008
In the post Investing 101 – Before You Invest, I gave my thoughts on how I approach post-tax investing. Now I want to cover the other side, which is pre-tax investing in a 401K or similar plan.
Many workers … [continue reading]