Harold Evensky, CFP®

Harold Evensky, CFP®

Chairman, Evensky and Katz

Harold Evensky, CFP, is Chairman of Evensky and Katz, a fee-only wealth management firm and Professor of Practice at Texas Tech University.

The Folly of Market Timing
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Markets

The Folly of Market Timing

If you want to make money in the stock market, you have to be in—all the time.
October 3, 2017
One Simple Step to Get Good Investment Advice
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investing

One Simple Step to Get Good Investment Advice

You don't have to wait for the Labor Department to enact its new fiduciary rule. Make your adviser sign the pledge at the bottom of this column.
April 25, 2016
How to Decide Whether You Should Buy a Stock
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investing

How to Decide Whether You Should Buy a Stock

You get a hot tip about a potential new investment, but you have to assess whether it's a good company or a good stock.
April 15, 2016
The Importance of Knowing Your Investment Metrics
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Financial Planning

The Importance of Knowing Your Investment Metrics

Always remember: what gets monitored gets measured.
November 18, 2015
How to Be Smart (Not Brilliant) With Your Financial Planning, Part II
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Financial Planning

How to Be Smart (Not Brilliant) With Your Financial Planning, Part II

Follow these four money-management principles to cut through the clutter to focus on what's most important to your pocketbook and portfolio.
August 3, 2015
How to Be Smart (Not Brilliant) With Your Financial Planning
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Financial Planning

How to Be Smart (Not Brilliant) With Your Financial Planning

Here’s a blueprint for prosperity that relies on common sense.
July 30, 2015