At the core of the investors dilemma is fear of the future. [Read more…]
Do markets really care about Donald Trump (or any President)? [Read more…]
Rule #1 of retirement income is never run out of money. Rule #2 is don’t forget Rule #1. Care out and sleep well. [Read more…]
Dealing with mutual fund yearly capital gains distributions. That pesky tax. [Read more…]
The stock market has been on a recent uptrend since 2017. Here are 5 things you need to do when it goes down. [Read more…]
Here are my NON-Predictions for 2018. Only 2 things are certain. Forecaster are always wrong and those investors that listen to them always lose money. [Read more…]
The Dow hit a milestone by hitting 23,000. Let me tell you why that shouldn’t be important in your retirement. [Read more…]
Once you get away from the world of accumulation into the world of distribution, average returns don’t matter. [Read more…]
An excellent summary by our favorite economist Brian Wesbury of First Trust.
We don’t want to act like experts in geopolitics and we can’t ignore events in North Korea.
But while some investors think tensions with North Korea will lead to major market troubles, we don’t. If history is a guide, the fear leading up to an event has a much larger impact on financial markets than the event itself. We don’t think that this time is different. Profits drive stocks, and when events take the focus away from fundamentals, buying opportunities arise. [Read more…]
Thinking about retirement? Income the essential during retirement, Retirement is also a long journey. You cannot retire with one product or one strategy. [Read more…]