Joseph Edgeworth

Joe Edgeworth

Joe has been a financial planner since 1992, working with individuals, families and businesses. His company focuses on teaching people how they can invest their money safely, with a 100% guarantee of their principle, earn a very respectable rate of return, and have income guaranteed for their lifetime. Joe has also shown over 2,000 people how to protect their nest egg and their loved ones from the catastrophic cost of Long-Term Care, along with showing parents and grandparents how to safely and tax efficiently transfer their wealth to their children.

The Edgeworth Insurance Group

2715 Spring Valley Rd.

Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17601

joe.edgeworth@retirevillage.com (800) 824-8609
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Investors, Teenage Girls, and Sheep

By Syndicated Columnists|


People are predictable in so many ways.


What one person can (and usually does) affects how another person reacts and takes action. Carl Richard’s fabulous illustration says it all.


Investors, teenage girls, and sheep, what do they all have in common?


Investors read about a hot mutual fund and buy; the results are from past performance. Hot mutual funds share results that have already happened, and the new investors merely shrink the returns. The new owners of the mutual fund have probably missed the boat.


Teenage girls don’t even need any explanation.


Sheep, ever see a flock in a field? Where one goes, the rest will follow; that is why sheepdogs are so effective, they control one sheep, and the rest will fall in step.


When it comes to money, following the pack can mean investing without a real plan. Be honest with yourself, know what goals you are trying to accomplish, and set a course.


Carl Richards and his wonderful drawings can be found at www.behaviorgap.com; please visit and enjoy.

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