Five Best Money Books of 2011: "Building on his other 'Smartest' money books, Solin lays out sensible ways of constructing safe portfolios that are customized to where you are in life. As with his other advice, Solin favors low-cost, passive portfolios that are diversified and tempered for risk."
(John Wasik for Reuter���s)
"Acclaimed and prolific investment author, Dan Solin, has written another terrific book that offers the reader timeless advice on building a portfolio. The Smartest Portfolio You’ll Ever Own concentrates on constructing a portfolio of low cost funds with a bent toward small cap and value stocks. Based on the Fama-French 3 Factor model, this type of portfolio construction can give you higher returns as compensation for taking more risk."
(Allen Roth for CBSMoneyWatch.com)
"The Smartest Portfolio You’ll Ever Own… is intelligent, straightforward, and very close to common wisdom."
About the Author
Daniel R. Solin is the internationally bestselling author of the Smartest series of personal finance books, including The Smartest Investment Book You’ll Ever Read. A tireless advocate for investors, Solin is a financial advice columnist for Huffington Post and a contributor to Yahoo Finance. He is a senior vice president of Index Funds Advisors.