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May 21, 2018

Saving or Investing Your Savings

By James Behr Jr

Saving money is the first step when preparing for retirement, and is often the hardest. Once you save your money the next step is to decide what to do with it, this is the most important step. 

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May 10, 2018

Three Things To Consider About Credit Card Debt

By James Behr Jr

Credit card debt is on the rise; as of 2017 nearly half of Americans have been carrying a credit card balance for two or more years. The average household carries revolving debt of $6,081 and makes minimum payments when the bill comes. 

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May 01, 2018

How Much Should You Contribute to a 401(k)?

By James Behr Jr

The change in employer sponsored retirement plans from defined benefit plans (pensions) to defined contribution plans (401ks) has left many Americans in charge of saving and investing for their own retirement. This is a notable change from when[...]

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April 24, 2018

Are You Investing For Retirement?

By James Behr Jr

Are you investing for retirement? It's a scary thought for most Americans these days. One-third of Americans report they have no retirement savings, and 23% have less than $10,000 saved. This lack of savings indicates that just getting started on[...]

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April 17, 2018

What Are You Afraid of in the Stock Market?

By James Behr Jr

As an investor, it is critical to understand the current price of your investment and its future selling price. So when asked, "what do you think will happen to the stock market this year?" the answer isn't what you may expect. We don't know and[...]

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April 10, 2018

Are Market Conditions Scaring You?

By James Behr Jr

The first quarter of 2018 was a rough one for most investors. Most of the major U.S. Indices have had significant pullbacks after hitting all-time highs at the end of January. 

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February 22, 2018

Google Trends and Market Sell-Offs

By James Behr Jr

Tuning out the noise of the media and those around you can be hard especially when it comes to your savings. Many people are subject to react to media headlines or recommendations and opinions from friends with their investments. Nowadays, people[...]

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February 14, 2018

Annual Returns and Intra-Year Declines

By James Behr Jr

The recent drawdown in the equity markets may be more “normal” than the 2017 equity markets. This sell-off has been scary for investors and has many people pausing to ask questions about their portfolios and the stock market in general.

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February 06, 2018

Our Insights on the Recent Market Sell-Off

By Scott Miller, Jr.

Keep everything in perspective: Monday's headlines were scary if you saw a headline like this: "Dow plunges more than 1,100, largest single-day point drop in history." Everything about that headline is true and Monday was certainly a miserable day[...]

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December 22, 2017

Wall St Analysts 2018 S&P 500 Projections

By James Behr Jr

As 2017 comes to an end, we like to take a look back at the projections for the S&P 500 index that top Wall St. strategist made for the year and what they are expecting for 2018. Returns in the S&P 500 were propelled by optimism of corporate tax[...]

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