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(Part 1)
BY GENTI CICI, May 1, 2015
As global markets stay volatile, we would like to remind our readers of the value of timeless principles that have worked for long term investors. The three most important factors for long-term portfolio performance are: 1. Staying passively diversified vs. actively trying to beat the market 2.…
BY GENTI CICI, Apr 1, 2015
The last few months, but specifically the last few days or so have been very unnerving for many investors. Few of you may not know what I’m talking about, and as you’ll notice from below that is actually a good thing. We don’t want to touch on the details of ‘Why this is happening’ – as it really…
BY GENTI CICI, Mar 1, 2015
I wanted to share with all of you this very catchy article I found, as still, many clients believe that this could really happen... So, why don't we just pick the winner fund or stock instead of diversifying? I'll let Carl Richards of the BehaviorGap.com explain. Enjoy.You made a huge mistake last…
BY GENTI CICI, Feb 1, 2015
There’s currently a war going on, not the one in Ukraine, not the one in the Middle East, but closer to home and it’s about your money, your retirement money, to be more specific. Let me explain. Under a recent report that was developed by the President’s Council of Economic Advisors, it was shown…
As performance chasing becomes a loser's strategy
BY GENTI CICI, Nov 2, 2014
We have all heard the famous quote: “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail!", and this phrase rings very true in our investment world as well. Without a clear, concise and detailed plan, most of us do get lost, lose focus, follow on the latest fad and make mistakes. In building portfolios,…