As a federal policy, social distancing is still a teenager. Advice for those thinking of breaking into their retirement piggy bank. Could you have spotted Warren Buffet before he was Warren Buffet?
I didn’t realize social distancing was federal policy. Even more surprising is how recently the policy came into being. A longer read but if you’re into history it’s worth it.
With unemployment the worst since the Great Depression, many people are looking for ways to pay bills. This piece does a nice job of explaining the recent changes in taking withdrawals or a loan from a retirement plan. Also some advice for people thinking about do so.
Could anyone have predicted Warren Buffet’s success? (The evidence based investor)
A good explanation of why when we think we understand the past, we should be able to predict the future. And the reasons we (or anyone else) can’t.