Recessionitis

The suffix itis denotes a physical malady characterized by inflammation: bronchitis, rhinitis, gastroenteritis, etc. If your doctor diagnoses you with something -itis, she might then recommend a treatment aimed at reducing the inflammation. Perhaps the goal is to make...

Myth Busting: Investment Math

We see poorly diversified investment portfolios frequently. Sometimes they are the result of product-centric sales models, as Matt highlighted in Anatomy of a Neglected Investment Portfolio. Other times, ineffective diversification results when people (professionals...