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Tuning Out the Noise

Created on Friday, 04 May 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... of discipline, perspective, and calm. That’s the difference the right financial advisor makes. For a short video on this topic, please see us.dimensional.com/tuning-out-the-noise.    ...

Sailing with the Tides

Created on Thursday, 15 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... flexible, patient, and well-advised. A mistake many inexperienced sailors make is not having a plan at all. They embark without a clear sense of their destination. And once they do decide, they often ...

Key Changes in the 2018 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

Created on Thursday, 01 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... businesses meeting the definition of a specified service business may make enough to enter the phase-out range for the deduction; it starts above $157,500 for single filers and above $315,000 for joint ...

To Bit or Not to Bit: What Should Investors Make of Bitcoin Mania?

Created on Friday, 12 January 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... the sharp rise in the market value of bitcoins over the past weeks and months have contributed to intense media attention. What are investors to make of all this media attention? What place, if any, ...

To Bit or Not to Bit: What Should Investors Make of Bitcoin Mania?

Created on Friday, 12 January 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... the sharp rise in the market value of bitcoins over the past weeks and months have contributed to intense media attention. What are investors to make of all this media attention? What place, if any, ...

Ancient Adult Beverages

Created on Saturday, 18 November 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

...  http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/medical_examiner/2017/11/mixing_opioids_with_other_drugs_makes_them_particularly_risky.html    ...

Lessons For The Next Crisis

Created on Friday, 08 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... times—may better prepare you for the next crisis and its aftermath. BENEFITS OF HINDSIGHT In 2008, the stock market dropped in value by almost half. Being a decade removed from the crisis may make ...

Lessons for the Next Crisis

Created on Friday, 08 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... times—may better prepare you for the next crisis and its aftermath. BENEFITS OF HINDSIGHT In 2008, the stock market dropped in value by almost half. Being a decade removed from the crisis may make ...

Super Babies or New Rules?

Created on Wednesday, 16 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... to modify an embryo doesn't necessarily have to stop with genetic-related diseases. While they're checking for the gene for cystic fibrosis, would you want a medical team to make a few nips and tucks, ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... 500 index have reported earnings above forecast. What does that mean? It means that you will probably see a certain amount of selling due to panic over the North Korean standoff, which will make stocks ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... 500 index have reported earnings above forecast. What does that mean? It means that you will probably see a certain amount of selling due to panic over the North Korean standoff, which will make stocks ...

Measuring the Market

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... willing to pay more for less risky stocks. So can we make an argument that the S&P 500—with a price-to-book ratio about twice as high as the EAFE basket of stocks—is half as risky as stocks trading ...

Measuring the Market

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... willing to pay more for less risky stocks. So can we make an argument that the S&P 500—with a price-to-book ratio about twice as high as the EAFE basket of stocks—is half as risky as stocks trading ...

Going Global: A Look at Public Company Listings

Created on Friday, 23 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

Trivia time: how many stocks make up the Wilshire 5000 Total Market Index (a widely used benchmark for the US equity market)? While the logical guess might be 5,000, as of December 31, 2016, ...

Going Global: A Look at Public Company Listings

Created on Friday, 23 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

Trivia time: how many stocks make up the Wilshire 5000 Total Market Index (a widely used benchmark for the US equity market)? While the logical guess might be 5,000, as of December 31, 2016, ...

Who's On Your Side?

Created on Saturday, 17 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... salespeople trying to effect a sale. The courts refused to block the rule. It gets worse. Even though brokers are held to a sales standard—they are required to "know their customer" and to make investment ...

Who's On Your Side?

Created on Saturday, 17 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... salespeople trying to effect a sale. The courts refused to block the rule. It gets worse. Even though brokers are held to a sales standard—they are required to "know their customer" and to make investment ...

Where to Find Happy People

Created on Friday, 31 March 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... of the factors that seem to contribute to happiness, and identified five: real GDP per capita (a measure of average wealth); healthy life expectancy at birth; freedom to make life choices; generosity; ...

Where to Find Happy People

Created on Friday, 31 March 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... of the factors that seem to contribute to happiness, and identified five: real GDP per capita (a measure of average wealth); healthy life expectancy at birth; freedom to make life choices; generosity; ...

Higher Rates: The Tempest in the Teapot

Created on Friday, 16 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... rates should be good news for people who are investing in the companies that make up the economy. The bottom line here is that, for all the headlines you might read, there is no reason to change your ...