Rather than the typical approach to portfolio management--focusing on returns and ignoring dramatic market downswings that can decimate portfolios--author Chris Cook shows investors how to create income reliability without sacrificing reasonable growth.
Instead of chasing uncertain returns, Slash Your Retirement Risk's strategy will help ensure your retirement portfolio will capitalize on opportunities for growth while weathering the inevitable economic ups and downs. You will achieve reliable returns and suffer fewer sleepless nights worrying about whether your money will last as long as you do.
Slash Your Retirement Risk is your step-by-step guide to create a retirement portfolio that will provide true financial peace of mind, one that features:
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About the Author
Investment manager and entrepreneur Chris Cook is a strong proponent of improving investing outcomes by applying scientific fundamentals. He is president and founder of Beacon Capital Management, Inc., a leading consultant and asset manager based in Dayton, Ohio, that serves financial advisors and institutional investors nationwide. Wealth & Finance International called Beacon one of the most innovative advisory firms in the country; Beacon was also named Financial Times Top Registered Investment Advisor for 2016. With his unique investment philosophy that focuses on calculated solutions and preemptive, tactical risk management, Cook is a go-to media expert on investing and financial topics for both consumer and industry. As an in-demand speaker, he also regularly shares his scientific approach to investing with audiences across the country.
Table of Contents
Part 1 Why Traditional Investment Strategies No Longer Work
1 The Failures of Traditional Investment Strategies 15
2 In Pursuit of Reliable Income: The "New ROI" 31
3 Fallacies, Fantasies, and Biases in Today's Investment World 41
4 Maintain Discipline: Get the Emotion Out and Watch Your Portfolio Grow 59
5 Your Portfolio: The Right Mix of Equities and Bonds 75
Part 2 Equities: What to Do Now-The "New ROI" Strategy
6 The Power of Losses 87
7 Minimizing Risk and Cutting Your Losses: Your Personal Built-in Stop-Loss Plan 105
8 Real Diversification for Today's Real World: Sectors and Choices 121
Part 3 What Works for You
9 There's No Such Thing as "Fee-Free" Investing: How to Keep Fees Low 141
10 Your Options: Find an Advisor or DIY? 159
11 Making the "New ROI" Strategy Work for You, Step by Step 175
About the Author 207