Timing the Market doesn’t work– this is probably the single biggest investor mistake. Warren Buffett says, “Anything can happen at any time in the markets, so market forecasters will fill your ear but never fill your wallets.” Keeping your long-term money in cash- Being afraid of the market’s volatility will hurt your money. Inflation…Read More
Here’s a question? What has a 70% bankruptcy rate with 44% of people spending all the money within 5 years….that’s right “winning the lottery!” National Endowment for Financial Education Why this? Why now? Because it’s lottery time with huge jackpots, which also increase Lotto, Scratchers, The Pick, and the fever heating up. It’s funny because…Read More
It’s not about sports, but what sports does for us as people. It doesn’t matter if you’re a football fan, the purpose of this is to highlight how events unify us. This weekend if you were a Notre Dame fan or Clemson fan, it didn’t matter. 15,000 people rushed the field, and where that might…Read More
Like many people during this weird time, 2020, people are using their newly found freedom to do something different. If you. have ever thought about utilizing your time and starting a business one question you may ask yourself is, where do I start? Well, today you’re in luck! We sat down with our resident tax…Read More
A recent survey found that working households experiencing financial strain due to the pandemic have not been inclined to make withdrawals from their 401(k)s to help make ends meet. In fact, the vast majority haven’t even changed their rate of contributions. Instead, these households are relying on the “old standbys” of surviving during economic decline:…Read More
The Power of IUL I have been in the business for 34 years, so to say that I have seen a lot would be a dramatic understatement! It also seems that with any financial change, it’s imperative to stay informed, up-to-date on all the latest terms, investment ideas, taxes, current market climate, and so on.…Read More
This is a heart wrencher. Last week Pat was in San Diego and a gentleman he met told him the story of how his mother died. As a family the didn’t have the resources for in-home health care and she was placed three an a half hours away in a state facility. To even be…Read More
Today on the podcast, Dr. Christine Wilkinson. For her full bio see below, however, she is undeniably a force. Our conversation took us from her upbringing to her current position at ASU as Senior Vice President and Sectary of the University. That’s the entire university… We couldn’t be more honored and excited to have her…Read More
Let’s have an honest conversation about your retirement plan. Most people just give their money to Vanguard, Fidelity, or some big box firm. We hope and pray they do their job without investing any time to understand what they are doing. Pretty standard, as you are an expert at what you do and they are…Read More
Life Post Corona Virus By: Jesus Ramirez Last week another 6.6 million people filed for unemployment bringing the total to 16 million. What does this mean for the economy as a whole? This means that at least 10% of the workforce is without jobs. 16 million Americans who aren’t spending as much if at all beyond the basic necessity. And yet we see the market continue to rally. There is a disconnect between companies continuing to lose revenue and…Read More
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