With snow on the ground, here is an interesting article to keep the weather in perspective.
Notice how TV news bulletins put finance next to the weather report? In each, talking heads point at charts and intone about intraday events that are quickly forgotten. Meanwhile, the long-term wealth building story gets overlooked.
Follow this link to download the entire article by Jim Parker, Vice President of Dimensional Fund Advisors Australia Limited.
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