Portfolio First Aid
Expert Advice for Healthier InvestingBook - 2005
Portfolio First Aid:Diagnoses the source of the most common portfolio ailments. Provides practical advice for any investor, whether you invest on your own or with the help of a professional. Covers all the steps to healthier investing: balancing your portfolio, investing for income, building wealth, working with an advisor, managing risk, minimizing your costs, benchmarking the performance of your investments, and more. Offers clear prescriptions for building a healthier portfolio.
"We all make investment mistakes. Portfolio First Aid is packed with advice on how to avoid them-and with profit. Eminently readable and practical, it is a prime and welcome addition to the thoughtful investor's library."
- John Crow, Former Governor, Bank of Canada
"The authors of Portfolio First Aid have taken the principles of investing, which are often presented in overly complex terms, and made them simple and actionable. Moreover, they have done so in a highly engaging and entertaining style! This book will be invaluable to investors and their portfolios, not just as first aid, but also as preventive medicine."
- David F. Denison, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board