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Don’t Get Taken Down When Your Employer’s Stock Sinks

What can happen if you own too much of your company's stock? The coronavirus outbreak is yet another example of the dangers of having too much company stock. Some C-level executives are required to hold a certain amount, but many employees voluntarily double-down by either holding vested stock or buying…
March 24, 2020
Asset ManagementDiversificationForbesInvestingInvesting During a CrisisManaging Risk

During Times of Market Volatility, Focus on What You Can Control

Amidst the vast uncertainty in the markets right now, it's more important than ever for investors to understand the benefits—and limitations—of diversification. Having the right investment mix for your situation is critical in good times in the financial markets and during downturns. While you can't control the ups and downs…
March 11, 2020
Asset ManagementBuilding WealthCurrent eventsDiversificationInvestingInvesting During a CrisisManaging RiskRebalancing

How Do Bonds Perform During a Recession?

The globalized nature of the world economy makes diversification a tall task. Although past performance is not indicative of future results, history is a helpful lens to view stock vs bond performance during past recessions or bear markets. Volatility in the financial markets also highlights the benefits—and limitations—that diversification can…
March 4, 2020
Cash ManagementCurrent eventsDebt ManagementHome buyingInterest ratesInvestingMortgagesReal EstateUpdated for 2020

Is Refinancing Your Mortgage Worth It? Here’s How Much You Could Save

Mortgage rates are currently very low - the average 30-year mortgage is now 3.50%. It might make sense for homeowners to consider refinancing. How much could you save from refinancing your mortgage? Here's how to tell if refinancing your mortgage is worth it. This article will explore much can refinancing…
March 2, 2020