What Is “Resulting” – And Why Is It Dangerous To Your Personal Finances?

2019-08-05 21_11_30-Book, text, diary and grey _ HD photo by NORTHFOLK (@northfolk) on UnsplashIf someone saves nothing for retirement, enjoys their hard-earned money during their working years, and then unexpectedly inherits a windfall at age 60, was not saving a good decision? Conversely, if someone saves diligently for retirement, lives frugally during their working years, and then dies suddenly from a heart attack at age 60, was saving a bad decision? This type of thinking, the author of today’s article explains, reflects the concept of “resulting” – and he warns that “In personal finance and investing, resulting is dangerous.” For more on resulting and the danger it poses, CLICK HERE.