Mind Over Money

Behavioral financial planning involves the development of practical techniques to overcome human weaknesses in decision making. By identifying these obstacles, we can help you avoid irrational, reactionary behaviors when hearing current news stories or what economists say about the market. We invite you to watch the Mind Over Money videos below, featuring Kol Birke, senior vice president of technology strategy and financial behavior specialist at Commonwealth Financial Network®.

Investors Do Worse Than Investments: Investors often rely on their emotions rather than their intellect. Learn why this can hinder investment-making decisions.

Don't Believe Everything You Predict: Learn why getting all the details doesn't necessarily improve your predictions.

A Riddle: Predictable or Unpredictable: Our brains naturally zero in on patterns. Learn how this affects the way you view your economic situation.