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Warren Buffett made a million dollar bet

Warren Buffett made a million dollar bet

by Roman on June 27, 2008

Warren Buffett has made a million dollar bet that the S&P 500 index fund will return more to investors over the next 10 years than a collection of hedge funds that are carefully selected by experts. The bet was made between Buffett and a company called Protégé Partners LLC – a company that specializes in […]

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Here is an unbelievable true story from „The Smartest Investment Book You’ll Ever Read” by Daniel R. Solin. One of my favorite stories was told by a man who had left work with a major brokerage firm. He told me about the training he had received a few years earlier when he started work with […]

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Experiments with money

3 experiments with money

by Roman on May 29, 2008

I am a big fan of behavioral economics which tries to explain why people act the way they do. Here are 3 interesting experiments that scientists have made in order to get a better insight into how people relate to money. The Ultimatum Game You are given 100 dollars. You need to decide how to […]

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The Rule of 72

The Rule of 72

by Roman on May 23, 2008

The rule of 72 is an easy and necessary rule for investors and ordinary people alike who wish to know how long will it take for their investment to double. In order to get to know how long will it take for your investment to double you need to take the interest rate of your […]

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