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Over the last several weeks my inbox has been flooded with COVID-19 updates, how businesses are responding to the pandemic, and how things might play out for them the next few weeks. The NCAA has cancelled Men’s and Women’s basketball tournaments, restaurants have...read more
Jake DeKinder, Head of Client Communications, and Mark Gochnour, Head of Global Client Services, at Dimensional Fund Advisors discuss recent volatility in financial markets and provide perspective on these events. Friday, March 13, 2020read more
On September 11, 2001 I had a morning meeting with a recently retired couple, and as we walked into the conference room the television in our lobby was broadcasting live coverage of a fire in the North Tower of the World Trade Center, but exactly what was happening...read more
My wife and I were traveling in Portugal & Spain last week on a trip we’ve spent nearly a year planning. I’m happy to report it was a phenomenal experience full of incredible sights, sounds and tastes. We met wonderful people wherever we went and arrived home...read more
I’ll just come out and say it – I don’t like rules of thumb. Financial rules of thumb are often viewed as the only way to way to make financial decisions. They are said so often that people start accepting them as gospel. I’ve heard people say things like, “You have...read more
(from Erin McDowell’s 9/3/2019 Business Insider article. Click here for the original post. Erin is a junior reporter on the Insider Inc. distribution team covering food, lifestyle, careers, finance, etc. Find out more about Erin here or on LinkedIn.) There's been a...read more
My husband and I were recently in Raipur, India for our son’s wedding, followed by a few days visiting our daughter-in-law’s friends and family in Mumbai. The entire trip was an eye-opening experience and gave us an opportunity to see a country that makes up 12% of...read more
Last Friday, January 31, 2020, we finally reached Brexit day. The United Kingdom (UK) formally severed its relationship with the European Union (EU) after more than three years of contentious debate and negotiation since the June 23, 2016 referendum. If you looked no...read more
My husband and I bought our home nearly three years ago, and I still remember the first day we went to tour the house, we were ecstatic. My husband’s cousins lived next door at the time and told us that their neighbors were looking to sell and rather quickly. We later...read more
(From Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Also available at https://us.dimensional.com/perspectives/tuning-out-the-noise) For investors, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed by the relentless stream of news about markets. Being bombarded with data and headlines presented as...read more
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