Finances In The News

It’s Not Typical: This Recent Financial High

June 7, 2019

Are you riding this week’s financial high? Remember these second chances we’ve discussed that you’re being given to make any allocation changes necessary to adjust your risk for volatility you don’t like to see. And maybe you’ve seen the past few days of gains the market has continued in. With the market near it’s high,…

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China Trade Festering + How Are Gold Investments Performing?

May 31, 2019

Over the last several weeks as trade tensions with China have started to fester again, we’ve mentioned that if you don’t like the volatility you should make some changes. Let’s talk about what some of those changes can be (including Gold investments). Ultimately, whatever changes you make will all be specific to your situation. Safer…

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Considering the economy today, here’s a “second chance” to change your investments.

May 24, 2019

As a financial planner in Deer Park, we are constantly tracking how the financial market is running each day. And with the recent market volatility of the market going up and down here is an opportunity to make changes to your portfolio if you didn’t like what you’ve been experiencing. Consider this your “second chance”.…

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US Economic Indicators Are Strong But China Doubt Lingers

May 17, 2019

A couple of economic indicators reported this week helped the market to stay strong. Trade discussions with China have kept the market uneasy though. US Weekly Jobless claims fell more than expected. This means that more people are finding jobs! Maybe you have firsthand knowledge of a friend or family member being able to find…

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Don’t Do This To Yourself!

May 9, 2019

It’s On…No, It’s Off…Maybe…It’s Back On, It’s Off Again…this was the story of the week! This week’s investment story was China. How the deal that has been talked about for many months was on and off again over the course of days. Don’t drive yourself crazy! Did this week bring panic or fear after a…

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Are Interest Rates the Only Story in Town?

May 3, 2019

We’ve been discussing market factors we are watching, recently. The recent items have included global trade with China, corporate earnings season, and interest rates. This week the Federal Reserve Chair, Jerome Powell, spoke again about direction for interest rates. The market pulled back for a couple days after his speech. I want to consider whether…

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