NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- As a professional money manager over the last 18 years, I have sat across the desk from thousands of prospects and clients. I hear a lot of the same stories over and over again. I believe that that there is a very important lesson that I can impart to you investors, who are now reading this article.I can remember watching one of the greatest comedians off all time, Johnny Carson, as he did one of his signature sketches, "the Great Karnak." Johnny would hold a sealed envelope up to his forehead and seemingly be able to read what was inside.
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