Don’t forget to tune into the Mullooly Asset Podcast over the weekend. If you have some time on Sunday morning before football, sit down with a nice cup of coffee and enjoy this week’s episode! You can listen here.
Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:
‘What Should I Do With My Down Payment Money?’ – Mullooly Asset Show
- You saved up enough for a down payment and found the perfect house. Unfortunately, in this real estate market, things don’t always work out. So now what do you do with the money that was earmarked for a down payment?
‘Yes, Dow 36,000 Was Very Wrong’ – Cullen Roche – Pragmatic Capitalism
- I’m sure most of you have at least heard of, and likely read, the article/book predicting the Dow would hit 36,000 back in 1998. Recently, a Wall Street Journal article detailed how that prediction wasn’t necessarily wrong. Cullen disagrees. Find out why.
‘What You’ve Lost in This Bull Market’ – Jason Zweig – The Wall Street Journal
- While it definitely seems easy to make money during a bull market, there are also still plenty of ways to LOSE money as well. Jason writes about the evaporating line between risk taking and risk seeking during this bull market.
‘4 Financial Planning Lessons from the Japanese Art of Kintsugi’ – Tim Maurer – Forbes
- You may not have heard about the Japanese art of Kintsugi, but Tim is here to first explain to you what it is and second explain how it ties in with your personal finances and financial planning. Really interesting stuff!