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Investment Advisor and Portfolio Manager, Individual Client Accounts

Tom Jacobs in an Investment Advisor managing individual accounts with Dallas's Echelon Investment Management, and co-author of What's Behind the Numbers? A Guide to Exposing Financial Chicanery and Avoiding Huge Losses in Your Portfolio (McGraw-Hill, 2012). He has been ... more


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Young Brains, Money And Risk
How can we help young people save and invest, when they are hard-wired for risk and immediate return?
Think Like A Buyer
Seasoned investors should think like buyers of companies, not focus on stock price.
Basics: Bonds Versus Stocks
Get rich or stay rich?
Today's Craze Or Tomorrow's Calm?
All investing falls into two types, and I'll take the second, please.
Market Jitters? Here's How To Sleep At Night
A value-based dividend reinvestment strategy allows a good night's sleep.
Is Your Home’s Value At Risk?
The online housing value services are blunt hammers. Here's what real estate investors do.
Dividends Good And Bad
Sustainable and growing dividends are shock absorbers with built-in stock gain potential. The catch is "sustainable."
China On Margin
The Chinese government fears the stock market crash because it could blow up the whole financial system. China is a country living on margin.
Recency Bias And Wrong Thinking
What is recent or current will not continue indefinitely. Yet believing so encourages poor investment decisions.
The Golden Rule Of 72
Your money is wet snow rolling down a hill. The longer the hill, the larger the snowball, the more your money grows.
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