Robert Frick is Editorial Director of Investing Daily. Bob is a career business and financial journalist, with a 15-year tenure as senior editor for Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine, in addition to working as a newspaper business writer and editor, and a stint as an investment writer for USA Today.
He’s a nationally recognized authority on behavioral finance, and worked two years as a writer, researcher and speaker for the Allianz Global Investors Center for Behavioral Finance.
He has co-authored three books on personal finance, and holds an M.B.A. and a B.A. (Journalism) from the Pennsylvania State University
Smart investment management and discipline are often cited as keys to a great 401k savings strategy. But your employer’s 401k plan may be based on a set of industry best practices that are rooted in behavioral-finance principles, in which investment smarts and disciple aren’t requirements. Once you understand these principles,… Read More
We’ve all heard the expression, “too much information,” but 401k account statements generally suffer from the opposite problem, “not enough information.” This lack of information can lull savers into a false sense of security, or cause them to make bad investment decisions based on panic.When you open that statement, you’re… Read More