Investing

Does A Declining Market Always Mean Recession?

“Investors have become conditioned to assume that every stock market sell-off lines up perfectly with a financial crisis. While you can never rule out a full-blown panic because of investor emotions, reflexivity, or an unexpected event, we don’t have to experience a 2008-level crisis every time there’s a correction or bear market.” -Ben Carlson, A Wealth of Common Sense Blog…

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What A Time To Be Investing (Part II)

In my previous post, I described how the recent improvements in the investment world have provided greater opportunities for the individual investor, making it a great time to be investing. In case you missed Part I, feel free to click here and catch up. For some, the reasons discussed in Part I may allow them to handle their own planning and investments.…

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What A Time To Be Investing (Part I)

In the fall of 2015, Drake and Future released a mixtape entitled “What A Time To Be Alive”, and I would agree with them. After all, only in today’s world can you put out an average mixtape  on iTunes for $9.99 (mixtapes are traditionally free) and sell nearly 500,000 copies.  Life is definitely good for those two! Don’t worry, this isn’t…

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