Welcome to the next installment in our series of Joss Financial Group’s EB Investing Insights: Our Own Worst Investing Enemy.
In our last piece, “What Has Evidence-Based Investing Done for Me Lately?” we wrapped up our conversation about ways to employ stock and bond market factors within a disciplined investment strategy, as well as how to extract the diamonds of promising new evidence-based insights from the larger piles of misinformation. Let’s turn now to another significant factor in investing, ourselves. We are many times our own worst investing enemy. Why is the human factor our enemy? That is the object of several recent studies and an increasing body of academic and scientific research. In short, our own impulsive reactions to market events can easily trump any other market challenges you face.
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