Category Archives: Investment Management

2017 Mid-Year Update

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Cash as an Investment

One of the more challenging aspects of our asset allocation decisions -- and also the most exciting and rewarding long-term -- is the inclusion of cash and short-term treasuries as a key component of our current investment strategy. There are very few activities that are capable of building wealth more rapidly than having cash available to...
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Trend Reversal?

In recent years, the monetary easing policy has suppressed interest rates and increased the money supply in an effort to promote increased lending and liquidity. What it has effectively done though is encourage passive investors to speculatively seek yield in overvalued securities by giving them the illusion that this bull market will continue forever. Following the...
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How to Minimize Risk in a Stagnant Market

The downside risk discussed in a previous post is one metric investors have to ensure their financial plan is properly insulated against market downturns and can withstand any potential losses. Understanding your exposure to risk will help you make better informed decisions.

In addition to identifying your downside risk, investors also...

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