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Markets Fell in 2018

‘You get recessions, you have stock market declines. If you don’t understand that’s going to happen, then you’re not ready, you won’t do well in the markets.’ Peter Lynch.

Kim and Don

THE FEAR

“When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.” Winston Churchill

Hung Parliament

Hung Parliament

As dawn breaks, the morning light reveals yet another political gamble that has not paid off for the dice roller.

Investment Return

These Foolish Things

“If I have learned anything in my 52 years in this marvellous field, it is that, for a given individual or institution, the emotions of investing have destroyed far more potential investment returns that the economics of investing have ever dreamed of destroying.” John C. Bogle, Founder of the Vanguard