1025 Old Country Road,
The average DIY investor consistently underperforms what they’ve invested in over long periods of time. One study of a nearly 20-year period ending in 2002 showed that equity mutual funds returned nearly 10% a year while the average equity mutual fund investor got only 2.6% a year over that same period. How is this possible? In this eBook, we discuss what we believe to be the most important reasons why DIY investing can be so difficult and often produces such underwhelming results. More importantly, we outline how you can avoid these 10 common obstacles to successful investing.