September 3, 2012

Harvard study: are financial advisers giving ‘good advice’?

Harvard and MIT Professors sponsor the largest ever mystery shop on financial advisers.  What did they find? I’m sorry to say but there is a large, […]
September 3, 2012

Are you Ready For Retirement: Part 1

How do you know if you’re ready for retirement? We reveal our process step by step. Gavin and Jenny looked tired.  They sat down across the […]
August 22, 2012

What? Good News…

By Jim Parker, Vice President, Dimensional Outside the Flags Bad news sells. It sells because fear is a more powerful emotion than greed. Newspaper editors know […]
August 3, 2012

Taking the plunge: Is now the time to start investing?

Anxiety about the equity market is understandable, but if we wait for the “perfect” time to invest, the risk is we never will. The child was […]
July 29, 2012

The Cost of Safety

By Jim Parker, Vice President Dimensional Outside the Flags Investors are now so risk averse they are willing to pay the German government to look after […]