Lets Get Real on Alternative Investments Not a day goes by where I do not receive some marketing pitch about adding alternatives into my portfolio mix. The pitch goes something
When will it End?
The question on everyone’s mind: When will the stock market rally end? Since March of 2009, the stock market (‘The Dow’) has experienced a nice recovery and expansion from a
It’s no secret that the demographic profile of the United States is growing older at a rapid pace. While the U.S. population is projected to grow just 8% between 2015
Harvesting Dividend Income
Harvesting Consistent Yields from Dividend Stocks Over the last 50 years, dividends have provided nearly half of the stock market’s returns on investment (ROI). The performance of the S&P 500
Q2 2017 Market Update
Good Times Continue Happy summer to everyone! Hard to believe, but we are a mere month away from kids starting to return to school. I have heard it said before,
Fed Raises Rates Again
The Federal Reserve raised rates another quarter percentage point on Wednesday, June 14th. Without fail, many news outlets and media have started the conversation around monetary policy (The Federal Reserve)
Lessons from my Career
There are certain investing fundamentals that will never go away and no matter the environment we find ourselves, these fundamentals will always shine through. It has been a bit of
Too Big to Fail?
“Too Big to Fail” was a term we heard countless times in the aftermath of the 2008 market collapse. But what does it really mean and what lessons should we
Q1 2017 Market Update
Happy spring season to everyone! It may not feel like it just yet but the first day of spring was March 20th. All winter my kids seem to build energy