The tricks and traps of making money: How to adjust your investing behaviour …

The tricks and traps of making money: How to adjust your investing behaviour …
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By Tanya Jefferies

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How do monkeys react to making trading gains and losses? What do football penalty shoot-outs tell us about the dangers of over-active investing?

These are the types of questions behavioral investing experts ponder when they look at how we make financial decisions, and why we so often get them wrong.

Understanding all of this means that hopefully you should get the decisions right and make more money. We take a look at just how you can do that.

Too much monkey business: From how monkeys react to loses, to how footballers take on penalty shout-outs can help influence your investing decisions

How to improve your investing behaviour

Investor motives and behaviour have become matters of increased interest of late, as we try to understand the financial crisis and how best to manage our money during its volatile aftermath.

We asked finance industry experts to explain the main types of investor behaviour and how…………… continues on This is Money

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