Set forth below is the text of an e-mail that I sent to Gail Marks Jarvis, a columnist for the Chicago Tribune, on January 31, 2010.
This is Rob Bennett, author of the “A Rich Life” blog (http://arichlife.passionsaving.com).
Your January 31 article on why Buy-and-Hold should not be applied dogmatically was fine stuff. You perform a public service in getting the word out on this, in my assessment.
Here is a link to a Google Knol that I have written on “Why Buy-and-Hold Investing Can Never Work”:
Best of luck with your column!