Russia’s Stock Market Index Is A Swing For The Fences

russia 

A couple of months ago, my wife and I were having lunch at a restaurant in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. 

A young couple looked at the menu posted at the entrance.  Then they sat down at the table next to ours.  They started speaking Russian.  “Leave them alone,” my wife whispered.

She knows that Russians fascinate me.  They’re among the most serious people I have ever met.

If a Russian couple, however, does look approachable, I dive in with a big smile and a bag full of questions.

Image by Pixabay

Read My AssetBuilder Article


wealthbar special deal for andrew hallam readers

Andrew Hallam

I’m a financial columnist for Canada’s national paper, The Globe and Mail, as well as for AssetBuilder, a financial service firm based in Texas. I’m also the author of Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have Learned in School (2nd Ed. Wiley 2017) and The Global Expatriate’s Guide To Investing: From Millionaire Teacher to Millionaire Expat (Wiley 2015). My mission is to educate, motivate and inspire people on basic retirement planning and best practices for investing, using evidence-based strategies. I'm happy to comment on your questions. However, please read the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and the Comments Policy.

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

By commenting you confirm you have read and that you agree to the conditions on the Legal Page; including the Privacy Policy, the Cookie Policy, and the Comments PolicyFor your privacy we strongly recommend you do not use your real name. While your email address will not be published, your email may reveal your photo or a recognizable image if it is associated with gravatar.com . It is strongly suggest you do not use a corporate or ISP email address. We reserve the right not to publish comments that do not meet guidelines. Published comments will not be deleted.