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15 Short-Cuts and Biases That Lead to Bad Investment Decisions

by Paul S. Szczygiel

“The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.”

— Bertrand Russell

Those doubts arise from past experience grappling with difficult decisions and oftentimes getting the decision wrong.

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Discussion

Tom from West Virginia posted over 2 years ago:

This is an excellent piece whether the focus is investing or making any of life's major decisions or commitments.


E from Oregon posted over 2 years ago:

An extremely comprehensive article which should lead to good decision making under many different circumstances


Russ Schell from Massachusetts posted over 2 years ago:

Excellent thought-provoking article


Sue from Wisconsin posted over 2 years ago:

A worthy treatise on critical thinking.


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