2020 Second Quarter Investment Market Report

2020 Second Quarter Investment Market Report

This year, investors have been treated to a rare real-world lesson in the mathematics of investing—namely, the fact that after a market decline, it takes a greater market recovery to get back to even.  The first quarter saw a frightening downturn that delivered 20%...
2019 Year-End Investment Market Report

2019 Year-End Investment Market Report

We have just completed the final quarter, not only of the year but also the decade, so it’s as good a time as any to reflect on the market behavior for the past year and also for the past 10 years.  The short version is that we have experienced a bull market for...
Main Street vs Wall Street

Main Street vs Wall Street

The following article was written by Bob Veres, prominent author, publisher, and commentator in the financial advice industry.  In the article, Bob discusses some of the differences between a financial advisory relationship at a smaller planning office and a large...