Tag: confessions

Break Free Of Your Shackles

Money is not the key to happiness. A full life is. But to truly live fully, we have to break free of what Bill Valentine calls the “Four Shackles”. Join us this week as “Confessions of a Money Manager” returns for this Rich Living lesson.

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The Best $10,000 I Ever Spent

James Joyce said, “Mistakes are the portals of discovery.”  That couldn’t be more true of a trading experience early in my career that helped define me as an investor.

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Sometimes The Markets Scare Me To Death

I’d be lying if I said that I didn’t have emotional responses to the markets’ ups and down.  But the responsibility of managing over $100 million dollars of investors’ portfolios means that I simply can’t allow myself to succumb to emotion when investing.  In my personal quest for knowledge and the desire to do the

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I Bet The Ponies

I’ve grown to love the tradition and ritual of analyzing and betting on the Triple Crown.  For professional investors, events like the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont can be a great analog to investing.

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