Tagged with Financial Advisor

IS HIRING A FINANCIAL PLANNER WORTH THE MONEY?

IS HIRING A FINANCIAL PLANNER WORTH THE MONEY?

I will start off by confessing that being a financial advisor, I am not completely unbiased when writing this.  With that said, the short answer to the above question is YES.  That is, if you hire a trustworthy advisor that knows what they are doing.  Personally, I am a value guy.  I am more concerned … Continue reading

YOU ARE HARDWIRED TO MAKE BAD FINANCIAL DECISIONS

YOU ARE HARDWIRED TO MAKE BAD FINANCIAL DECISIONS

Given my perception that the stock market is approaching overvaluation, I thought it would be a good time to review some of the weaknesses that we as humans struggle with when making financial decisions.  Sociologists and psychologists have studied human behavior in financial markets and have come up with some interesting conclusions. When it comes … Continue reading

EVERYONE NEEDS AN ADVISOR

EVERYONE NEEDS AN ADVISOR

This article will be somewhat biased given the fact that I am a financial advisor.  Having said that, I truly believe if you can find a competent and trustworthy financial advisor, they can be worth their weight in gold. Many people mistake investment planning for financial planning. Investment planning is just one component of overall … Continue reading