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The Trend Is Your Friend

One of the disciplines we have embraced here at Season Investments is called trend following. In its simplicity, trend following is an elegant solution to the age old conundrum of needing robust returns while simultaneously being unable to withstand the extreme volatility of risk assets. http://www.seasoninvestments.com/insights/the-trend-is-your-friend/

The Great Lie

We have dedicated countless hours of schooling and self-study to the body of academic knowledge pertaining to investment management. A significant portion of which was focused on how buying and holding financial assets for the long-term is the best investment strategy. While we don’t disagree with this line of thought, we think its limitations need to be better understood. http://www.seasoninvestments.com/insights/the-great-lie/

Hindsight Isn't 20/20

Everyone has heard the phrase, “hindsight is 20-20” and most believe this to be a true idiom, but in actuality our brain plays a very powerful role in shaping how we experience the world and remember the past. This fact has potentially dangerous implications when it comes to investing. http://www.seasoninvestments.com/insights/hindsight-isnt-2020/

Extra! Extra!

A year ago we penned a four-part series on how regular consumption of the news might be detrimental to your financial decision-making. In an information-overload society we think this topic is as prevalent as ever. This week we review that four-part series. http://www.seasoninvestments.com/insights/extra-extra/

Life is a Voyage

Over the past six weeks we’ve been exploring the topic of risk as it pertains to our finances. Risk is an ever-present part of life, yet most people turn a blind eye to the risks they are either intentionally or unintentionally taking. In today’s post, we will recap some of the key takeaways from our series on financial risk. http://www.seasoninvestments.com/insights/life-is-a-voyage/