A Lesson in Investing from Harry Houdini

A Lesson in Investing from Harry Houdini

The COVID pandemic has caused a lot of us to think differently about “risk”— which, as investors, is a concept many of us are very familiar with. Risk is a part of all our lives; we take risks any time we decide to leave the house or make a decision that will impact our lives, and other people’s lives, in some way.

Not Just for the Rich: The Importance of Trusts

Not Just for the Rich: The Importance of Trusts

I was recently talking to a friend about trusts when I remembered this interview we conducted with Jason Morris back at our InvestX event in 2017.  Trusts are one of the most valuable — and often forgotten — tools that we have when it comes to inheritance, which is...

Why We Like Boring Markets

Why We Like Boring Markets

As real estate investors, this is a reasonable question — especially since many real estate investment firms buy property expected to rise in value.

Let’s Wave 2020 Goodbye

Let’s Wave 2020 Goodbye

I think we have all had a taste of this feeling this year.  It’s been nothing but crazy, so I thought I would do a little summary of the past year as we all welcome the new year.

“We, The People” Should Make Our Own Decisions

“We, The People” Should Make Our Own Decisions

One of my biggest pet peeves is when people don’t know the facts and make rash decisions based on their emotions or inaccurate information. We all have these tendencies to believe what we want to believe, and then reinforce those beliefs with information that affirms them.