From time to time, it is a good idea to review how your portfolio assets are allocated – how they are divided among asset classes.
Have you ever had one of those months? The water heater stops heating, the dishwasher stops washing, and your family ends up on a first-name basis with the nurse at urgent care. Then, as you’re driving to work, giving yourself your best, “You can make it!” pep talk, you see smoke seeping out from under your hood.
A strong economy, a volatile year for equities and commodities, a trade battle between the U.S. and China, a gradual path upward for the federal funds rate, and slower growth overseas.
When financial markets have a bad day, week, or month, discomforting headlines and data can swiftly communicate a message to retirees and retirement savers alike: equity investments are risky things, and Wall Street is a risky place.
Things you can do for your future as the year unfolds. What financial, business, or life priorities do you need to address for 2019?
Some things to think about as you get started with your strategy.
The Internal Revenue Service has a message for you. Be sure to check your Federal Withholding!
Do you have a child or grandchild earning some income? You could help your child or grandchild save for future goals by assisting them to create and fund a Roth IRA.
What is a better option? Taking a lump sum or taking a monthly income stream?
Common wisdom says that you should start saving for retirement as soon as you can.
Planning for your retirement is not all about the numbers.