2020 Market Chaos – Hold tight and help others.

As we mentioned in our last couple of posts, the markets are certainly either acting, reacting or over-reacting based on your own personal perspective. First, let’s look at the overall market performance for the past month. Based on the chart below, we can see the significant changes in pricing over a very short period of… Read More 2020 Market Chaos – Hold tight and help others.

Investment Losses – Do you need a market “shock absorber”?

Wow is 2020 off to a volatile start! It is quite possible that 2020 may be a down year overall or at least displaying increased volatility – It’s anyone’s guess what happens next. Dow Jones – Losing 12%+ in one week However, if we refer to our last post, we defined the different types of… Read More Investment Losses – Do you need a market “shock absorber”?

Protecting Your Investments – Introduction to Risk

Part 1 – Introduction to Risk In personal finance, everyone hopes that their investments shoot straight up forever without any issues…However, reality is not nearly so predictable / linear and sometimes things just happen because they do. Over the past year, the global and specifically the US stock markets have experienced an almost relentless path… Read More Protecting Your Investments – Introduction to Risk