You have retirement accounts in a few different places. So does your spouse. Now that you are retired or thinking of retiring you are closer to using the money, but you haven’t changed the allocation or risk level of any of those accounts.Read More
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Back in the day before private employers dismantled their traditional pensions and replaced them with 401(k)s, if someone told you that they had a pension, you wouldn’t know whether they worked for the public or private sector.Read More
Diversification is the proverbial don’t put all your eggs in one basket. So within an asset class like bonds, a diversified investor owns treasury bonds, corporate bonds, high-yield bonds, and international bonds, benefiting from the fluctuations from year to year in returns.Read More
FinaMetrica’s® web-based risk profiling system generates a personalized assessment of an individual’s risk tolerance.Read More
So why should anyone own gold when its connection to money is founded in part on folklore and a gold standard that no longer exists?Read More
The Federal Reserve, a.k.a. “the Fed,” has kept the federal funds rate at zero for seven years now. But after a strong monthly jobs report in October, where the economy created 271,000 new jobs and the unemployment fell to 5%, the Fed may finally be ready to raise it.Read More