Much has been said and written on the secrets of successful investing. Yet these prescriptions are anything but secret—there’s nothing new under the sun—and these so-called secret strat-egies can’t be counted on to produce results.
There is no one thing, no silver bullet, that can guarantee suc-cessful investment returns. People who look for a silver bullet are look-ing for an easy way to achieve investing success. But there simply is no easy way.