Book notes: Is beating the market harder than it’s ever been? Larry Swedroe co-author of  The Incredible Shrinking Alpha thinks so.  (Canadian Couch Potato)

Quote of the Day

"The assumption that paying higher fees for access to top fund managers will somehow protect your portfolio is misguided. Plus, the fees are guaranteed. The performance is not."

(Ben Carlson)

Chart of the Day

One of these things is not like the other.