The New Math

My college academic adviser, a math professor whom I now count as friend, is a patient teacher. Years after my having branched off into economics and business, he summarized for me the essence of mathematics. I had missed the overarching … Read more

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The Best of Disinfectants

A recent Frontline® documentary, “The Retirement Gamble,” broadcast on PBS, offered a sobering glimpse into the challenges facing ordinary investors as we work toward the goal of financial security. While there is only so much of a topic with such … Read more

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Leading by Example

Perhaps it is because we are in the midst of an election year, but the scarcity of leadership among our public officials in Washington seems to be in high relief. Given my occupation, I was delighted to read recently about several members … Read more

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Allegory Advisory Credo

The Allegory Advisory mission is to provide tailored investment planning and management services that enable clients to achieve their financial goals. My aim is to help clients become the author of their own financial story, as I have mine. During … Read more

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The Long, Long-Term

Given comments like the above, from Nobel-winning economist Paul Krugman, in today’s New York Times regarding the European Union, I thought it would be helpful to consider commentary from several experts focusing on the long-term. Read more

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