Sniffed Links

Some really good reading this week. Particularly the "Something I'm Worried About" piece regarding the scary state of pensions. The last article from Morningstar actually attacks their own star ratings. We don't hear much about star ratings anymore but back in the early 2000's almost every investor we met with would ask about the "star rating" of a particular fund. We knew back then that the ratings had very little to do with the potential of the fund but it was hard to get that point across. Now it is much easier.

Only In 403(b) Land Could You Find This

How to Get Better Prices on Amazon Automatically – Kate McConnell – Medium

How Bad Could Bond Market Losses Get?

Something I’m Worried About

Does the Star Rating for Funds Predict Future Performance?

 

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