Wall Street: Boom and Bust

In the 1980s I had just started getting involved in investing. I had a full time job, albeit a very low paying one, and I was determined to make the most of my money and see it grow. I was lucky that, unlike most of my friends, I actually enjoyed saving and investing and didn’tContinue reading “Wall Street: Boom and Bust”

Timing Never Works

Repeat after me: I shall not try to time the market. Ok, again: I shall not try to time the market. Why? Because it doesn’t work. At least not in the long term. Sure you can get lucky every now and then but over time you’ll almost certainly underperform the broader stock indices. Warren Buffett,Continue reading “Timing Never Works”