Chapter 12. Managing Your Investments

Managing Your Investments

“'Tis the part of a wise man to keep himself today for tomorrow, and not venture all his eggs in one basket.”

 --Miguel de Cervantes in Don Quixote de la Mancha, 1605

And you've been wondering all this time where the saying “Don't put all your eggs in one basket” came from. While I can't be certain that Don Quixote de la Mancha was the first to utter these famous words, their truth is undeniable. In this important chapter, we begin the process of linking your retirement goals with your assets. We also review the various strategies and approaches to managing your investments. When we're done with this chapter, ...

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