'Lucky' investments come from sound analysis

Sedoric, Tom
November 2010
New Hampshire Business Review;11/5/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 23, p30
The article focuses on the author's view on the aspect of luck in investing. He cites Roman philosopher Seneca which says that luck occurs when opportunity meets preparation. He mentions that in financial counsel, he always says that the creation of luck happens through avoiding major mistakes by understanding risk tolerance. He suggests to save as much as possible early and often.


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