There’s one very simple mistake millions of folks are making right now—and it’s costing them billions every year.
Of course, there are many boneheaded errors people make every day, like betting a lot of cash on a single stock. Or not having an investment plan.
While both of those will also drain your portfolio—and could even put your retirement on the rocks—neither is the most common pitfall you’ll find.
So what is?
Simple. Being scared.
That may sound strange, but hear me out.
Because fearful investors avoid risk, but they don’t realize that all investing involves risk. You might think putting your money in U.S.…