A buy and hold investing strategy is beloved by many, however there are many flaws that we should at least be aware of.
I discuss the main weak points of a buy and hold stock market strategy which is that it doesn't account for risk. There is a big difference in buying and holding something that gives you a 4% returns or a 15% return. This will have a huge effect on your retirement savings and investments.
5 Charlie Munger Quotes Every Investor Should Know
Charlie Munger is perhaps best-known as the vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, where he has been Warren Buffett's longtime business partner. As well as holding this position, he also servers as the chairman of the Daily Journal Corporation and is a director of Costco Wholesale Corporation. Munger started his investment career in the 1960s when, Read More
Warren Buffett, the legend of buy and hold, is not such a buy and hold guy as we might think of him.
The current stock market is simply too risky to use a buy and hold strategy, it won't pay in the long term as it did in the past.