Buying an S&P 500 index fund is boring yet simple. In the world of investing, boring and simple generally means inexpensive yet high returns. But if its too boring, excitement seeking humans (like myself) may opt for “sexier” investment opportunities.
The trouble is that sexy stocks and “strategies” are both expensive and their returns are underwhelming. But can we apply some lessons learned from previous analysis to make a boring and simple investment strategy… fun and exciting!?