Does Conventional Investing Even Work?

The conventional (or active) approach to investing is based on the belief that skilled stock-pickers and forecasters can beat the market and pick "winners" with such frequency that the returns justify the added costs associated with this strategy. Yet the data does not support this claim. (more…)
January 4, 2017
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How Incentive Stock Options are Taxed

INFOGRAPHIC: How incentive stock options are taxed If you have incentive stock options (ISOs) it is important to understand how your equity compensation will be taxed. Holding ISOs through the end of the calendar year in which you exercised the options can often trigger the alternative minimum tax (AMT). Further,…
September 28, 2016

How Saving Early Grows a 401(k)

Through the power of compounding, starting to save for retirement can pay off big later in life. For many new investors, using a 401(k) retirement plan at work is often the best way to start.  To learn more about our retirement planning program, contact our retirement investment advisors today. (more…)
March 16, 2016