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Month: March 2018

Make Your Finances Anti-Fragile

Make Your Finances Anti-Fragile

(This article is about how I would go about vastly improving my finances. I am not a broker or financial planner.) How can we try to make our finances anti-fragile? This is a huge undertaking. First, invest outside of your 401K. If you have an employer match, save enough to get the match. In most 401K’s there’s 10-12 choices of funds. I’m sure none are inverse. There might be strict rules against “frequent” trading. That says to me “buy, hold,…

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A Few Common Scams to Avoid

A Few Common Scams to Avoid

1) Be very leery of “you’re an executive now” upon graduation or beating someone in an argument. When I hear that line I think: is this to mock modern psychology? Is this to only mock me? This seems like something out of a Cracker Jack box. 2) Be wary of palace flatterers. What makes you think a palace flatterer is furthering your interests? 3) Be wary of “influencers.” Influencing online usually doesn’t pay much, even for palace flatterers. Frequently influencers…

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