Posts tagged ‘cognitive bias’

Hyperbolic Discounting (or Why Most People Don’t Invest)

Posted October 8, 2015 under Investing, Mindsetting | 7 Comments

What is hyperbolic discounting, and how is it related to investing? Before I answer that, let me first give you a thought experiment. Below are three scenarios that I want you to consider. Carefully read the question, and answer immediately which among the two given choices you prefer. Scenario A I’m giving you money. Which […]

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