There have been several studies looking at how men and women invest differently that are pretty interesting. In honor of Women’s History Month, it may be appropriate to call attention to the fact that most studies have shown that women fair better as investors than their male counterparts. While there may be many reasons for this, in general women tend to have more patience with their portfolios, and therefore tend to resist frequently “tinkering” with their investment decisions.
Below is an article I recently came across that outlines 5 reasons why women often outperform men in their portfolios over the long haul. Take a few minutes and review a summary of some investment behaviors that perhaps we could all learn from.
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