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Environmental Investing

another great shot from Hike Rino. New York. Thoughts from the Trail: Environmental Investing Enjoying a hot cup of coffee with a clear view of Mt. Mitchell thoughts of the Appalachian Trail began creeping back into my mind. There is probably something else I should be doing right now but past memories from the Appalachian Trail keep me anchored in place. I have been sitting still for way too long. One conversation in particular forced me to put down my coffee and begin writing. It was a hot and humid day somewhere in the Mid-Atlantic section of the trail. Paul and I were struggling through the summer heat when one of us brought up the topic of investing. Before starting a clean-up effort along the Appalachian Trail, investing was only for money. Invest young and reap the benefits in years to come. It was hard to talk about investing because neither of us invested any of our money into the market while on the trail. We drifted into thinking about the future and how we