Tagged with Inflation

AMERICAN SNIPER

AMERICAN SNIPER

I recently saw the movie American Sniper.  In honor of that movie I thought I would write about the most deadly retirement enemies.  These are the combatants that can take you out unless you know about them and have a plan to protect yourself.  The hazards you face during retirement are different than those you … Continue reading

INSULATING PORTFOLIOS AGAINST A RISE IN RATES

INSULATING PORTFOLIOS AGAINST A RISE IN RATES

Presented by Bruce Horowitz The strong equity market rally in early 2013 has fueled some concerns about inflation and rising interest rates, and investors now may be wondering how they can protect the fixed income portion of their portfolio against this inevitable rise in rates. It’s important to remember, however, that not all fixed income instruments … Continue reading

THE END OF THE WORLD

THE END OF THE WORLD

I have been getting calls clients about rumors and e-mails predicting certain disasters.  Many people listen to the media and are convinced that we are in a financial situation where the world will go through a massive global recession the likes of which we have never seen before.  Some are also concerned that the purchasing … Continue reading

MASTER THE FUNDAMENTALS

MASTER THE FUNDAMENTALS

I love the original Karate Kid movie where Daniel-san wins the tournament.  My view of why he won the tournament is because he focused his energy on the things he could control and mastered the fundamentals first.  In sports and in wealth management, I see too many people focusing on the fringe areas and not … Continue reading