April 2015

The "Fragile Decade" of Your Retirement

Some call it the “fragile decade,” that first 10 years of retirement when market movements can have a profound effect on a portfolio’s ability to sustain income and financial security for the years ahead.  It has a lot to do with the sequencing of returns. 

Prepare for the Bear, Whenever It Arrives

Legendary investor Sir John Templeton often reminded investors that bear markets are inevitable, and nobody can reliably predict their depth or duration. The current run for U.S. stocks is well past the av­erage bull market’s life of just over four years. As of this writing, the S&P 500 Index set a new all-time high.

The Rising Real Value of Basic Insurance

A number of recent surveys suggest that lots of people – about 20% of American households in the 37-48-year-old group – don’t bother with life insurance. That’s kind of surprising when one considers the basic cost-versus-need equation.

Monthly Economic Update for April, 2015

A concise summary of the key economic trends and market news (in the United States and the globe) for the month of April, 2015, and what to look for in the weeks to come.

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