For our readers itching to outdo the average ‘Golden Retriever’ or ‘Cyclist’ portfolio, craving an edge with more diversification and potential for higher-than-average returns, we highly recommend starting with Berkin and Swedroe’s “Your Complete Guide to Factor-Based Investing”. Designed for our ‘Banker’ readers with an advanced grasp on investing.
Einstein once said that common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by the age of eighteen. Similarly, much of what is conventional wisdom on investing is wrong.
Most people can get by just fine without knowing anything about, say, rocket science. It is substantially more difficult to get through life without being knowledgeable about finances.