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Information overload: How it hurts investors

In Uncategorized on 02/05/2011 at 9:08 am

[T]here are three main causes of information overload. One is pure quantity. The second is having too many options (although too few is also bad), and the third factor is option similarity. If everything seems the same, differentiating one alternative from another is confusing and difficult.

http://www.investopedia.com/articles/financial-theory/11/negative-impact-of-information-overload.asp?partner=basics4

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