What I Am Reading: Thinking, Fast and Slow

Each month I share with my readers something I read that I enjoyed, whether or not it has anything to do with finances. This New York Times best seller is a remarkable book – if you consider yourself a thinker (and who doesn’t?) you need to read this book. From Amazon: “…Daniel Kahneman, the renowned… Continue

What I Am Reading

I am currently reading “The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World” The author Eric Weiner is a former NPR foreign correspondent and by his own admission not a happy person. Amazon bills this book as “Part travel memoir, part humor, and part twisted self-help guide, The Geography of… Continue

What I Am Reading: Trajectory

Richard Russo is one of my favorite authors and he recently came out with “Trajectory” a collection of 4 short stories. I like short stories – particularly in the summer. Long complicated novels are mostly winter fare for me. Each one of these stories about imperfect people living in an imperfect world packs a punch,… Continue

What I Am Reading: Dan Solin Investing Secrets

This month I’m doing a twist – instead of reading – it’s “What I am Watching”. A series of videos called “Dan Solin’s Investing Secrets.” They are short and on point. One of my favorites is Market Returns are Great Returns. Only 62 seconds long, enjoy!

What I Am Reading

I recently finished “Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania” by Erik Larson. Non-fiction that reads like a novel; it is a page turner. The author writes in the acknowledgements: “In the dusty timeline of world events installed in my brain back in high school, the Lusitania affair constituted the skimpiest of entries, tucked… Continue

What I Am Reading

I read this book, “The Elements of Investing” years ago when it first came out and it still has a place on my office bookshelf. If you’re only going to read one book in your life about investing – make it this one. It is written in a straightforward manner imitating the classic writing style… Continue

What I Am Reading

Each month I share with my readers something I read that I enjoyed, whether or not it has anything to do with finances. I am fortunate to have many smart and supportive colleagues. Recently, my friend and colleague Christina Larson CFP® wrote a wonderful post on why she uses Dimensional Funds for her clients. I also… Continue