Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (20) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next
Author: TMFPixy Big gold star, 5000 posts Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 19414  
Subject: Re: Early Retirement Date: 10/24/2000 4:40 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 1
PVcliff writes:

<<Pixy and Elan seem to be fighting a rear-guard action. One suspects that pride of authouship clouds their judgement

NO ONE SHOULD INVEST $1 IN THE FOOLISH FOUR WITHOUT REVIEWING THE FAQ ON THE FOOLISH FOUR DISCUSSION BOARD. Failure to do so may result in the sorts of questions which get asked almost every week to the effect of "What happened? Where is my 20% return?".>>

I thoroughly agree.

I fight no rear guard action. Instead, I invest for me -- not you or anyone else. I said at the outset nearly one year ago that until I had given the ports a fair test (not one month as the argument was then, but at least until the first anniversary which has yet to occur), it was too early to change the methodology for MY (note -- that doesn't mean YOUR) money. I also said anyone who elected to emulate any of the three ports did so at their own risk and should not so invest until they understood what they were doing. My stance hasn't changed any in that regard.

As I told another critic a few days ago, the anniversary of the ports is coming up in another month and a half. I will decide then what to do with my money, and not before. When I do, I will have no qualms about announcing my decision(s) to the world.

Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (20) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next


Pencils of Promise - Back to School Drive
"Pencils of Promise works with communities across the globe to build schools and create programs that provide education opportunities for children."
Post of the Day:
Value Hounds

Considerable Headwinds for Profire Energy?
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.