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Correction Time: The Market Takes a Hit

By | 2018-02-28T16:48:54+00:00 February 28th, 2018|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , , |

After reaching all-time highs on January 26, 2018, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 went into a two-week slide that saw both stock indexes drop by more than 10%, a decline that is typically considered a market correction.1 Analysts have been saying for several years that the long, booming bull market was overvalued [...]

Make Market Volatility an Opportunity

By | 2017-05-09T22:13:37+00:00 September 22nd, 2015|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Up until this summer, markets (especially the United States) had been on a steady increase for over 3 years. It was a great time to be an investor and the continued climb brought optimism, eased the fears of the Great Recession and encouraged new investment.   Now with markets in an official correction, the fear is [...]