Tag: Finance

Top Financial Mistakes That Do-It-Yourselfers Make

May 18, 2020 5:22 PM
Top Financial Mistakes That Do-It-Yourselfers Make

The author outlines some common mistakes he has personally seen individuals make when doing their own financial planning.

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The Economy is Tanking, So Why Isn’t the Stock Market?

The Economy is Tanking, So Why Isn’t the Stock Market?

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the economy hard, but you wouldn’t know it from the recent stock market performance. Why is there a disconnect?

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Study Offers Financial Lessons to be Learned from the Shutdown

February 25, 2019 1:44 PM
Study Offers Financial Lessons to be Learned from the Shutdown

A recent survey from Prudential Financial offers financial lessons that not only federal employees, but all Americans can take away from the recent shutdown.

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Now Is the Time to Seize the Day

January 14, 2019 9:08 AM
Now Is the Time to Seize the Day

The author says that our current low tax environment may not last which makes now more than ever the time to utilize proactive tax planning strategies.

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Five Ways to Build Your Emergency Fund in One Year or Less

October 25, 2018 2:33 PM
Five Ways to Build Your Emergency Fund in One Year or Less

Having an emergency fund is part of a prudent financial plan. Can it really be achieved in less than a year? Yes, and these are some tips to help.

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Fight Fear with Facts: 3 Tips to Overcome Market Volatility

May 23, 2018 2:29 PM
Fight Fear with Facts: 3 Tips to Overcome Market Volatility

Volatility has been increasing this year in the stock market. Here are some tips on how to avoid letting your emotions derail your retirement savings plan.

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The Decisive Decade: The 10-Years That Will Shape Your Retirement

October 26, 2017 3:06 PM
The Decisive Decade: The 10-Years That Will Shape Your Retirement

There is a span of roughly 10 years that largely determines the sustainability of your lifestyle throughout your retirement.

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Investment Fraud Warning for Federal Employees!

August 22, 2017 3:23 PM
Investment Fraud Warning for Federal Employees!

Recent SEC warnings about fraudsters targeting federal employees may leave you feeling apprehensive about working with financial advisors. These are some tips on how to spot scam artists.

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How to Determine if a Financial Adviser is Right For You

August 15, 2017 3:06 PM
How to Determine if a Financial Adviser is Right For You

How can you go about selecting a financial advisor to help you plan for retirement? These are some questions to ask and red flags to watch for.

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Americans Continue to Do a Mediocre Job of Preparing for Retirement

April 6, 2017 3:44 PM

An annual survey on retirement preparation shows that many Americans believe they are not saving enough for retirement and are consequently feeling stressed.

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