Communication

Three Lessons Learned on the Wrong Ferry

Three Lessons Learned on the Wrong Ferry

My family and I recently relocated from Cleveland to Seattle as I prepare to join up with the good people at StockCharts.com.  So far, that has meant 37 hours on I-90 West (which was a fantastic adventure for the Kellers!), unpacking a great many moving boxes, holding endless family meetings on where specific chairs will go in the new house, and many other key issues.

Beyond Behavioral Biases

Beyond Behavioral Biases

It's so easy to reduce Behavioral Finance to a bottomless list of biases.  As with many aspects of the financial industry, we get way too focused on labeling things instead of understanding them. A recent article from Behavioral Scientist pointed out the limitations of defining Behavioral Economics (which I tend to use interchangeably with "Behavioral Finance" because as far as I'm concerned they're the same thing) as a series of fallacies.

The Universal Language of Charts

The Universal Language of Charts

My family and I are on Spring Break this week in Sicily.  We decided to go full immersion and rented a house in a small town outside of Palermo.  We travelled via Munich and had a couple days there to explore before heading to Italy.  As I had hoped and expected, we're learning so much about new people and places.  At the same time, we're learning a great deal about ourselves as well as the universality of the human condition.