Knowledge Centre

We believe that informed investors make better decisions. When you understand how markets work – and how human psychology can get in the way, you are more likely to stick to a long-term plan. Developing the skills and knowledge to make smart and informed decisions helps you become more financially confident and empowered. We share our insights and experience through these articles, research pieces, videos and white papers.

Share Your Truth

You feel so completely alone when that dark cloud descends on you. There is no way, you think, for you to lift your eyes, to walk over and say, “hello.” Some days you call it guilt, other days it’s anxiety, depression, or emptiness. All that is real but below it there is something else. What’s trapping you, or making you feel trapped is shame. Shame makes you feel worthless and powerless – and there’s a danger in that. Share your truth.

The feeling of shame

Mistakes and Shame

Shame. When it hits you, it hits you hard. You’ve made a mistake and you know it, but admit to it? No thank you. What good would it do, to let those you love in on this abject failure?

2019 Year-End Letter

A moment to congratulate you – the disciplined investor

Do you remember what happened in December of 2018 after the global equity markets fell off a proverbial cliff? How it made you feel to see a year of negative returns?