With more than 95% of American workers currently covered by Social Security, there are some things about this massive retirement program that you should probably know.
Are you aware of them?
The federal government offers some major tax breaks for older Americans. Some of these perks deserve more publicity than they receive.
Volatility in the Market is Normal: Avoid the Emotional Rollercoaster
When it comes to long-term performance, there are “3 P’s” that investors must always remember:
No, this isn’t Joey Tribbiani (remember Friends?).
[Note: We recently sent out a blast email to all of our clients who use email regarding the recent market volatility. Please read it and let us know if you have any questions or would like to get together to discuss any changes to your circumstances.]
In November 2016 I listed some of the economic challenges that then President-Elect Donald J. Trump would need to address. He had promised that GDP could reach 3% and a whole lot of other things. So, how is he doing so far? Here is a report card of sorts on what has, or has not, been accomplished economically.
Look beyond this moment and stay focused on your long-term objectives.
Volatility will always be around on Wall Street, and as you invest for the long term, you must learn to tolerate it. Rocky moments, fortunately, are not the norm.