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Heads I win, tails I win : why smart investors fail and how to tilt the odds in your favor / Spencer Jakab.

Jakab, Spencer, author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 332.6 JAKAB (Text) 33946003131377 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 332.6 JAK (Text) 34330512989691 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville Public Library - Mooresville 332.6 JAK (Text) 37323005272029 NONFIC Available -
Seymour Main Library 332.6 JAKAB (Text) 9780399563201S On Order On order -

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  • ISBN: 0399563202
  • ISBN: 9780399563201
  • Physical Description: vi, 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Portfolio/Penguin, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-268) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Lake Moneybegone -- Timing Isn't Everything -- Turning Lemons Into Lemonade -- Who Wants To Be A Billionaire? -- Actually, Timing Is Everything -- The Celebrity Cephalopod -- Seers And Seer Suckers -- Where Are The Customers' Yachts? -- Heads I Win, Tails You Lose -- Seven Habits Of Highly Ineffective Investors -- But Wait, There's More -- Far From The Maddening Crowd -- The Hungarian Grandma Indicator (Or Why You May Need An Advisor) -- Leaving Lake Moneybegone.
Summary, etc.: "Since leaving his job as a ... stock analyst to become an investing columnist, Jakab has watched his readers--and his family, friends, and colleagues--make the same mistakes again and again. He set out to evaluate the typical advice people get, from the clearly risky to the seemingly safe, to figure out where it all goes wrong and how they could do much better"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Investments.
Finance, Personal.

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