MARKET TURMOIL AND YOUR INVESTMENTS

It’s been a dramatic few weeks in the stock market- for many investors a little too dramatic. Let’s take a step back and review what occurred and how you should respond to it. The stock market, which is in the midst of a six-year bull market, stumbled,...

AVOIDING A COSTLY INVESTING MISTAKE

For many investors, beating the market is the Holy Grail. And for them, beating the market means finding the hottest investments and investment managers. Superficially, this may make sense. But “performance chasing” is a dangerous trap. Why? Because...

BUILDING A 21ST CENTURY INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO

If you’re an investor, you’ve heard about the importance of a properly diversified portfolio. The accepted thinking has long been that investors should hold a balance of stocks, bonds, and perhaps some cash and alternatives such as real estate. If one...