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The behavior gap : simple ways to stop doing dumb things with money

Author: Carl Richards
Publisher: New York : Portfolio/Penguin, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Financial planner and Morningstar Advisor columnist Richards explains why we keep making bad choices with our money based on our emotions and succeeds in showing us how what we often think is right regarding investments rarely is.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Richards
ISBN: 9781591844648 1591844649
OCLC Number: 729341502
Description: xiv, 178 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Four pairs of skis --
We don't beat the market, the market beats us --
The perfect investment --
Ignore advice, make fun of forecasts --
Financial life planning --
Too much information --
Plans are worthless --
Feelings --
You're responsible for your behavior (but you can't control the results) --
When we talk about money --
Simple. Not easy.
Responsibility: Carl Richards.

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Teaches you how to rethink all kinds of situations where your perfectly natural instincts (for safety or success) can cost you money and peace of mind. This title helps you to: avoid the tendency to  Read more...
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"Carl has a wicked way with a Sharpie." -- Barry Ritholtz "Carl Richards is the anti-Jim Cramer. He doesn't pick stocks, and he doesn't shout. In wise, calm style, The Behavior Gap teaches us how to Read more...

 
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