Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013
Topic: The Three Things Every Successful Investor Must Know
Speaker: Bill Staton, CFA, “America’s Money Coach”
The average person is horrible at investing. According to money manager BlackRock, they’re so horrible that as a group they’ve managed to underperform every major asset class for at least the past 20 years, including inflation. Why is this so? Because they don’t have the skills or the discipline to succeed. They let their emotions, rather than facts and common sense, run their money.