Posted on November 19, 2012 | Asset Allocation
Investment mistakes, particularly those involving asset allocation, are painful indeed. Once made, however, they should be turned into important lessons.
Mistakes can and are made in all kinds of environments, and the market’s behavior over one 16-year period encompasses the extremes, stretching from two severe bear markets with a long bull market in between. This all-encompassing financial market history can provide a number of valuable asset allocation lessons.