Thoughts on International Investing

Categories: investing
As it perodically happens, someone recently posted a thread on the Bogleheads proclaiming that international stocks are a dead horse and they are glad to dismount it - Long Suffering VXUS Holder No More. I wonder at posts like this. Do people really have so little to do that they actually go through the effort to post their life decisions in a public forum? For me the thing about international is nobody knows the future.

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The Secret Of Investing

Categories: investing
The secret to investing is time. Long term investing is boring and not stimulating. This is why you don’t hear much about it in the plethora of websites, tv shows, books and other media dedicated to investing. There is a hyper-focus on short term gains and daily movements because people focus on today instead of where they’ll be n 6 months or 10 years. I’m sure there is a behavioral finance topic somewhere in this observation.

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