There are those who favor value and those who favor growth. Provided by Blanke Schein Wealth Management You might be initially confused by these terms or even suspect they aren’t that different in terms of what each model offers you as an investor, but they are very distinct approaches, and it’s good to understand […]
Provided by Blanke Schein Wealth Management When stocks soar, fixed-income investments have comparatively little allure. Investors hungry for double-digit returns may regard them as bland, vanilla securities saddled with an opportunity cost, geared to risk-averse retirees who are “playing not to lose.” An investment earning a consistent rate of return on a fixed schedule is […]
How global returns and proper diversification are affecting overall returns. Provided by Blanke Schein Wealth Management “Why is my portfolio underperforming the market?” This question may be on your mind. It is a question that investors sometimes ask after stocks shatter records or return exceptionally well in a quarter. The short answer is that […]
What do you do with big money? Provided by Blanke Schein Wealth Management Getting rich quick can be liberating, but it can also be frustrating. Sudden wealth can help you address retirement saving or college funding anxieties, and it may also give you the opportunity to live and work on your terms. On […]
Things you can do for your future as the year unfolds. Provided by HighTower Palm Desert What financial, business, or life priorities do you need to address for 2018? Now is a good time to think about the investing, saving, or budgeting methods you could employ toward specific objectives, from building your retirement fund […]
Provided by HighTower Palm Desert It’s not uncommon Many a well-educated, socially conscious, environmentally friendly investor winds up buying shares of companies whose beliefs and business practices are far removed from their own. Why? Often investors simply haven’t thought about merging their personal beliefs with their investment strategies. Some may not even be aware […]
Investors may be lulled into a false sense of security by this market. Provided by HighTower Palm Desert Will the current bull market run for another year? How about another two or three years? Some investors will confidently say “yes” to both questions. Optimism abounds on Wall Street: the major indices climb more than they […]
The arguments for and against that point of view. Provided by HighTower Palm Desert Is a permanent life insurance policy an investment? One financial professional might answer that question with a “no,” while another might say “in a sense, yes.” Just as some people see a home as an investment, while others do […]
Financially speaking, what do some households do right? Provided by HighTower Palm Desert Why do some households tread water financially while others make progress? Does it come down to habits? Sometimes the difference starts there. A household that prioritizes paying itself first may end up in much better financial shape in the long run than […]
These spending and investing precepts may encourage its longevity. Provided by HighTower Palm Desert All retirees want their money to last a lifetime. There is no guarantee it will, but, in pursuit of that goal, households may want to adopt a couple of spending and investing precepts. One precept: observing the 4% rule. This […]
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