Debbie’s Blog

Debbie’s Blog is written by Debbie Lovett, CFP, a Wealth Management Consultant at Blue Prairie Group. Debbie is a University of Chicago MBA who focuses on the personal and behavioral side of finance. For Debbie, the topics of money and wealth only become worth writing about when real people enter the picture.

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Archive

Away from the Eye of the Storm: Fundamental Guidelines for a Simpler, Less Expensive, yet Powerful Portfolio – October 30, 2012

Long Standing Debate: Market Data v. Individual Intuition – October 18, 2012

Markets, Timing and the Long Term Investor – October 10, 2012

 

 

© Debbie Lovett 2012

Powerful Portfolio – October 2012

Debbie’s Blog Build your own financial point of view. Away from the Eye of the Storm: Fundamental Guidelines for a Simpler, Less Expensive, yet Powerful PortfolioOctober 30, 2012 by: Debbie Lovett, CFP® My mind keeps leaping to those on the east coast as Hurricane Sandy begins the havoc that will interrupt normalcy over the next [ read more ]


Long Standing Debate: Market Data v. Individual Intuition – October 2012

Debbie’s Blog Build your own financial point of view. Long Standing Debate: Market Data v. Individual IntuitionOctober 18, 2012 by: Debbie Lovett, CFP® Whether you are entertained, enlightened or enraged by this political debate season, it gives you the opportunity to measure how much detailed data or general platform preference guides your personal interpretation of [ read more ]


Purpose of this Blog – October 2012

Purpose


Understand Your Financial Back Story – October 2012

Understand


Goals as Road Maps – October 2012

Goals.


Budgeting 101 – October 2012

Budgeting


Budgeting Spending by the Numbers – October 2012

Spending


Saving for Short Term Needs – October 2012

Saving


Fundamental Portfolio Guidelines – October 2012

Fundamental


Market and Portfolio Introduction – October 2012

Market


Risk Reward Tradeoff – October 2012

Risk


What is an Efficient Market? – October 2012

Efficient


The Arguments for Indexation – October 2012

Indexation


When to Seek Active Management – October 2012

Active


Behavioral Finance and Markets – October 2012

Behavioral


The Diversification Rules – October 2012

Diversification


Choosing an Asset Allocation – October 2012

Allocation


Markets, Timing and the Long Term Investor – October 2012

Debbie’s Blog Build your own financial point of view. Markets, Timing and the Long Term Investor October 10, 2012 by: Debbie Lovett, CFP® What makes someone a long term investor? John Maynard Keynes, a premier economist in the 20th century, noted that in the long run, we all are dead. Most definitions of long term [ read more ]