GIVEAWAY: A Copy of “7Twelve – A Diversified Investment Portfolio with a Plan”

October 7, 2010

I’m excited about this giveaway, which is a copy of Craig Israelsen’s “7Twelve: A Diversified Investment Portfolio with a Plan.” I wrote about the book recently (here) and I posted an interview with Dr. Israelsen. I would recommend you read both posts and then, if you think you would like a chance to win a copy of the book, leave a comment below. Please remember my two rules:

1. You must be a resident of the U.S. or Canada.


2. You can only enter one time.

The winner will be announced on Monday morning. Good luck.

46 responses to GIVEAWAY: A Copy of “7Twelve – A Diversified Investment Portfolio with a Plan”

  1. Looking forward to reading the book (maybe) and enjoy your posts.

  2. Okay, I’m hooked. With the correlation coefficients of so many asset classes going to +1.0 these days, it’s time I looked at broader asset diversification. Please consider me for the giveaway.

  3. Count me in! I’ve been curious about this book and would love to win a copy.

  4. I’d like one…

  5. I’m always game for some reading about finance.

  6. I’d love to win the book. It sounds very interesting and my local library does not have it,

  7. I’m in also…I’d like to see more about the methodology and the backtesting results he mentioned

  8. Count me in.

  9. Put my name in the hat.

  10. I’m always interested in an easy to manage and diversified portfolio!

  11. Sounds like a good read!

  12. I’m in.

  13. I am in too.

  14. Although he’s a BYU professor I’d like to read it. Go Utes :)

  15. Your interview with Dr. Israelsen has spiked my interest in reading this book. I’m in.

  16. Me please.

  17. Have long been a follower of his work and would love to have his new book.

  18. You asked really good questions to the author.Looking forward to reading the book.

  19. Good interview; the portfolio sounds really interesting. Count me in for the contest.

  20. Must have it!!!

  21. I want to know what investments his asset classes are based on. Is this in the book? Hope to win and find out.

  22. The book sounds very interesting. I would love a chance to win a copy. Thank you.

  23. I was just recently turned onto your website, I really like everything I’ve read so far. I’d love a copy of the book!

  24. Maybe I’ll win this time…

  25. I’d be interested in the book. I read about his 7/12 portfolio a little over 1 year ago from a Financial Planning magazine.

  26. What the heck. Count me in. C’mon randon number generator!

  27. Solid interview! Thanks for the opportunity.

  28. I’d love to read that book (hint, hint).

  29. Sounds like good reading.

  30. Choose me. Choose me.

  31. I’m a new reader to your blog and would love a chance to win the book!

  32. The interview gives enough helpful points that the book will be outstanding for the serious investor. Investing is not a game but a means to an end. Having a clear cut plan on achieving your goals is more than half the battle of succeeding.

  33. Would love a chance to win.

  34. Appears to be another “couch potato” portfolio model with academia research. Hopefully this hands-off approach catches on.

  35. Looking forward to reading book… win or lose.

  36. I have heard good things from you and others about this “safe” philosophy. How much would it have lost if you started it 3 years ago?

  37. Count me in…:)

  38. I’m currently putting together an asset allocation plan for my portfolio so the advice offered in this book would be much appreciated!

  39. I have been following your blog for some time and am excited for your book!

  40. The posts were very insightful. I’d like to delve further by reading the book

  41. Local library does not have this yet.

  42. If it’s not too late, I’d like to enter. Thanks