The chart below shows how this statement holds true for housing, healthcare and energy… pretty much everything in fact.
But the astronomical rise in the cost of higher education eclipses all.
Tuition and fees exploded 300% higher in the last 20 years. If one dollar bought four years of college in 1990, today that same dollar would only get you one year of school.
Schools continue to hike tuition because they have little incentive not to. Students accept debt servitude because they have few alternatives.
Something has to give. Exponential growth is not sustainable growth – it’s as simple as that.
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If “buy-and-hold” and the notion that you can’t beat the market have left you short of your personal and retirement goals, then you’re going to want to hear the truth about passive and active investing.
Chances are, if you’re more than 25 years old, you think it’s impossible to “beat the market!”
But today, there is MORE than ample evidence that proves:
- The stock market is NOT perfectly efficient
- Passive investing can be MORE risky than active investing
You CAN beat the market… you just need to use the right strategy!