Save More Tomorrow TED Talk

In the past I have written about “Save More Tomorrow,”, an innovative plan that uses the principles of behavioral finance to help people increase their retirement savings over time.  Here is a link to my prior post, titled “Use the ‘Wimpy’ Savings Plan to Increase Your Savings Rate“. I recently ran across an interesting TED talk by Shlomo Benartzti,…

Index Funds vs. Actively Managed Funds: 2014 Results

I advocate investing in low-cost index funds as opposed to trying to find actively managed funds that outperform the market.  Many studies have shown that, over time, this will almost surely give you the best results.  So how did this method work in 2014?  The January/February issue of Money Magazine had some interesting statistics.  The…