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Powell News Kicks Off Volatile Season?

Powell News Kicks Off Volatile Season?

Provided by LongView Wealth Management   The holiday season is often a quiet, positive time for the financial markets. The phrase “Santa Claus Rally” was coined in the early 1970s to reflect the stock market’s upward bias during the November-January stretch.1 But...

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End-of-the-Year Money Moves

End-of-the-Year Money Moves

End-of-the-Year Money MovesHere are some things you might consider before saying goodbye to 2021.  Presented by LongView Wealth Management What has changed for you in 2021? For some, 2021 has been a year of complicated changes. Did you start a new job or leave a job...

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Wedding To-Do List

Wedding To-Do List

        By: Sam Wishneff, CFP® Last year I made the most important decision of my life when I asked my best friend, Lauren, to marry me.  After she (happily for me) said “Yes,” we realized we had some decisions to make. While we had been dating for...

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2021 Third Quarter in Review

2021 Third Quarter in Review

      Presented by LongView Wealth Management Stocks raced higher through the first two months of the third quarter, overcoming rising Delta variant infections, a slowing economic expansion, and growing inflation worries. This market growth was...

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Are Your Taxes Going to Change?

Are Your Taxes Going to Change?

Provided by LongView Wealth Management Most likely, you’ve heard what’s brewing in Washington, D.C., called by one of these names. The Build Back Better Act. Or the $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill. Or the Jobs and Economic Recovery Plan for Working Families.1...

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The Wall of Worry

The Wall of Worry

Provided by LongView Wealth Management  Have you ever heard the Wall Street expression, "markets climb a wall of worry?" It's the idea that financial markets are constantly on edge. Traders fret about how long a market rally can continue before it runs into trouble....

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The Code of the West

The Code of the West

By: Wesley Bigler, CFP® Having grown up in western Wyoming, I was surrounded by cowboys, my favorite of all time being my dad, Ken Bigler.  He grew up in the very small coal mining town of Kemmerer, Wyoming, and, from a young age, worked on several different local...

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2021 Second Quarter Investment Market Report

2021 Second Quarter Investment Market Report

The U.S. investment markets continued to defy gravity in the second quarter of the year, closing out the month of June—and the first half of 2021—at new record highs. This is the fifth consecutive quarter where the U.S. markets posted gains. Everywhere you looked in a...

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The Fed Acknowledges Inflation

The Fed Acknowledges Inflation

Provided by LongView Wealth Management  As our nation continues to recover from the effects of COVID-19, one economic trend has been capturing news attention as of late. Consumer prices are rising amidst economic recovery.  With upward trending prices, an important...

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Are You Missing a Golden Opportunity?

Are You Missing a Golden Opportunity?

By: Jessica Engebretsen, CFP® Are you looking forward to your golden years? You should be, but you may be surprised to find out why. We are used to thinking of someone’s golden years as a “traditional” retirement, but just as the expectations of post-work life itself...

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