I am going to give you some advice that could mean the difference between an “enjoyable” retirement one day and a “just get by” retirement. In this post, I will share with you principles that will really make a difference and keep you out of the kind of trouble even “sophisticated” investors find themselves in. If you heed this advice, you will never have to worry about getting fleeced by some crook like Bernie Madoff, the broker who ran a ponzi scheme that allegedly stole around $50 Billion from both institutions and individuals.

So, here goes: (more…)