Beware the bear

Bull and bear fights were all the rage in 19th century California. Spanish settlers brought it to the New World. It was the “big game” of the day. If you think football brings out rabid fans, a bull and bear fight was even wilder. Just imagine late 1800s,...

Simplifying your investment strategy

It’s not just individual investors that fall prey to the complexity trap. “Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite direction.” -E.F. Schumacher...