In a world of increasing complexity, investing has done a fine job of keeping pace. With all of the different companies, funds, markets, news stories, and advice on when to buy and sell, there truly are an infinite number of directions. But a few simple rules can eliminate almost all of the misdirections. Financial markets will always be volatile, pundits will always opine about possible problems volatility might bring, and sales people will always sell complex solutions to those possible problems. Morgan Housel of the Motley Fool gives us The Five Golden Rules of Finance to help us stay on the right path.