We’re living in turbulent times. When things get scary I find myself relying on tried and true solutions. One is a little gem of an investment guide, aptly titled “The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need.” The author Andrew Tobias tells us in the 2016 preface, the tenth iteration of this book, that it’s been 38 years since his little guide first appeared and “the world has spun into high gear.”
If you grew up in a household anything like mine, savings and inheritance were a big part of the conversation. I didn’t know the exact numbers, but my parents made sure that I understood that if I was a good and obedient daughter, I would inherit upon their passing.