Investors: Don’t Be Your Own Enemy

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Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy By Sean C. Mahoney, CFP® One of the most well-known investors of the 20th Century, Benjamin Graham, said that “the investor’s chief problem—and even his worst enemy—is likely to be himself.” What Graham understood—and modern research is catching up to—is the idea that we all have emotions and biases… Read More

Traditional vs. Roth IRA

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Traditional vs. Roth IRA By Sean C. Mahoney, CFP® According to the Investment Company Institute (as of May 2020), roughly 36.1 million U.S. households own a Traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA) compared with Roth IRAs which are owned by nearly 24.9 million households. The point of each account is the same – build up a… Read More