Smart Money, Dumb Idea: Bad Bets by Financial Pros 

By Ben Steverman - 2013-10-22T17:22:03Z

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Many Unhappy Returns

Even the best financial minds can make foolish mistakes. Bloomberg.com asked celebrated economists, wealth managers and personal finance gurus: What’s one of the worst mistakes you’ve made with your own money? Their answers are edited for clarity and length.

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