Archive for August, 2016

Election Year Investment Jitters?

If you’re feeling a little uneasy about what’s going to happen to your investment portfolio when a new president is elected, you’re not alone. Every four years during election season, people’s heads start spinning with all sorts of stock market warnings and predictions based on who will win the White (more…)

4 Tips for Surviving Market Volatility

Stock market downturns happen. The good news is they are usually followed by a recovery — but that knowledge probably won’t help you sleep any better at night. Stock market ups and downs can be a bumpy ride for even the most seasoned and strong-stomached investors, but it’s possible to (more…)

Beat the Clock with Year-End Tax Planning

Tax day may seem like it’s a long way off, but now is actually a great time to think about ways to trim your tax bill next April. That’s because many actions you can take to lower your 2016 income tax bill must be completed before the calendar flips over (more…)