Similar to investing, in football you can have all of the information ahead of time and think you know what’s going to happen, and then the opposite comes true. Plenty of shocking NFL games yesterday to start off the year, but fun to have the NFL back regardless!
Here’s what I’ve been reading this morning:
- In this week’s video, Casey discusses different ideas for where to put your short-term money. We get asked all the time, “I’ve got this money at the bank earning nothing. What should I do with it?”. There are always trade-offs being made when you put your dollars anywhere.
- When it comes to predicting the future, humans tend to be actually rather proficient except when it comes to the unknowable surprises. As Morgan writes, these are all that matter. He describes what his “good enough” forecasting model means in this post.
- We tell folks here all the time that checking the box of putting money in your 401(k) every year does NOT mean you’re ready for retirement. This article explains how retirement planning is so much more than that.
- There are almost always going to be doom and gloom folks who think the US in due to spiral into economic ruin any moment. Ben writes about why he continues to be bullish about the US as a country moving forward.