Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 7:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner ·

If anyone can beat the market, shouldn’t it be mutual fund managers? A new study finds that the investment portfolios of the pros perform no better than peers without financial expertise.

Thursday, June 26, 2014 11:03 am
By Dr. Don Taylor ·

It’s difficult to switch from passive to active management based on the tone and of the stock market.

Monday, November 08, 2010 3:44 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

If your retirement planning includes managing your own investments after you stop working, here’s some counterintuitive advice from a professor at the University of Iowa, who has been studying the investment learning curve. Yiming Qian, an associate professor of finance in the Tippie College of Business, examined the trades of 31,000 individual investors and discovered