Friday, July 23, 2010

Short Takes: Mutual Fund Disclosure Changes and more

1. Preet isn’t too happy with the direction taken by proposed new point of sale mutual fund disclosures.

2. Larry MacDonald thinks the flood of new commodities investors may be causing commodity returns to become more correlated with stock returns.

3. Larry Swedroe has some amusing things to say about the value of interest rate forecasts. I’ll give you a hint – he doesn’t believe that anyone can accurately forecast interest rates.

4. Financial Highway has a useful list of 10 things to know about renter’s insurance.

5. Big Cajun Man muses about what it would take to lower his mortgage debt by $10,000 in a year.

6. Money Smarts has a story of having to evict an old lady for her own good.


  1. Thanks for the mention, enjoy the weekend!

  2. Thanks for the link - the new POS proposal may turn out to be useless.