Can You Sleep When the Wind Blows?

A wonderful story I once read was of a farmer who went through a succession of farmhands whom he found to be inept.  Then, one day he hired a new worker and everything was going well until a terrible wind storm broke out in the middle of the night. The storm brought...

You Won the Lottery, Now What?

Oftentimes, I will discuss “what if” scenarios that are not so pleasant (e.g., what if the investment goes belly-up? what if the market crashes? Etc.), in this blog entry, I am going to focus on a more upbeat “what if,” as in “what if you win the lottery?”  When...

…It’s Gotta Happen

Throughout my life I have been fortunate to be influenced by a great many people, including teachers, coaches and mentors.  However, the person who has had the biggest influence on me has been my dad, Bud Broome.  While there were many lessons that he taught me, I...

Cuanto Tiempo para Pagar tu Tarjeta de Credito?

¿Tienes una tarjeta de crédito y desea saber cuánto tiempo va a tomar para pagarla? En este ejemplo, Andres Britto y yo te mostramos cómo determinar ese número.   My Dog Piglet Wants to Know If You Want to Receive Valuable Tips, Strategies and Insights for Calculating...

What is Risk?

What is risk? Society has an idea of what is risky and what is safe. However, oftentimes when we examine those ideas we find that what appears to be risky is actually safe, and what we thought was safe is actually fraught with risk. As investors it is imperative for...