The 7 Secrets of Extraordinary Investors Get immediate access What You’ll Learn The 3 keys to a dynamic financial plan — and why yours will fall apart if any one of them is missing (page 11) How a Prussian mathematician influenced Berkshire Hathaway’s business decisions (page 43) The 4 quadrants you can sort all investment strategies into (page 64) What strategy beat 88.5% of mutual funds over 40 years (page 113) The 5 risk factors that determine a portfolio’s risk and return over time (page 77) Why most definitions of “conservative” are dead wrong (page 158) 10 reasons to avoid hedge funds (page 136). What funds one billionaire chooses for 75% of his portfolio (145) Common mistakes people make after becoming financially independent (page 170) About Bill Hammer Jr. Bill is co-founder and President of the Hammer Wealth Group. He works with high net worth and ultra high net worth families, private equity executives, business owners, and real estate developers to grow and protect their wealth, minimize taxes, eliminate and lower financial risks, and transfer wealth effectively. He also manages money for domestic and international non-profit organizations. Bill is the author of The 7 Secrets of Extraordinary Investors (Morgan James Publishing, 2012). He is a frequently quoted investment and wealth management expert for major media outlets like CNBC, Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones, Fox Business, Kiplinger, Trusts and Estates Magazine, On Wall Street, Financial Advisor Magazine, The Franklin Prosperity Report, Chicago Tribune, and Newsday.