It is my good fortune to have Wes Crill, PhD as a guest on the podcast today. Wes is a senior investment director and Vice President with Dimensional Fund Advisors. Prior to joining Dimensional, he was a PhD student studying materials science engineering at North Carolina State. His research focused on modeling engineering processes at a scale of 1 billionth the size of a human hair.

In today’s podcast we discuss the difference between investing and gambling. The benefits of global diversification. Some of the nuances associated with only investing in the S&P 500 index. We discuss the life cycle theory of finance, should you buys gold, the reconstitution effect of index funds, the importance of having a financial plan, mutual funds vs ETF’s, Why not all small cap investing is the same among fund providers. We discuss the science of investing and the pursuit of higher expected returns.

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