Article library & oldies but goodies

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Outside/additional reading for improved financial literacy and awareness

Want a bigger 401k? GAO study keys: Participate, save enough, no loans, don’t take money early, use spending rule.

Why is it so hard to save? Research focused on two main behavioral causes, a lack of willpower and inertia, suggests that getting nudges designed to make saving far easier can make a difference. Making it easy for yourself to do the right thing (in this case, save more money) is often the best way to help yourself reach your goals.


Oldies but goodies (select past blogposts)

Investor psychology – The parallels of the bumpy 2011 market, Greek financial crisis, and parenting

Danger and opportunity are often intertwined – How to think about the 2008 Global Financial Crisis

That’s one mean reversion! – Statistics suggest that Global Financial Crisis market returns will be followed by strong returns