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How Big Is The 2020 Stock Market Crash? Let’s Find Out

On February 12th, 2020, the stock market reached all-time highs. The Dow Jones Industrial (DJI) sat at a lofty 29,551.42 by market close. Analysts were convinced we were about to break 30,000 for the first time in history, extending the already-historic... Read More

How to Manage Risks in Your Portfolio During A Recession

The chance of a US recession in 2020 was about 20% when the year started. According to Bloomberg, that chance has increased to 100% since the coronavirus outbreak began rocking world markets. Furthermore, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs believe we’re... Read More

5 Do’s And Don’ts To Consider During A Bear Market

Market corrections can be nerve-wrecking. The recent nosedive in stock indices makes investors feel as though they’re losing too much too fast. And because it’s not easy to predict when the pain will end, nervous investors will try to cut their losses... Read More

Alternatives Can Smooth Market Bumps

APRIL 9, 2020 • KAREN DEMASTERS While the market gyrates, financial advisors may want to direct their clients to a variety of alternative investments that have little correlation to stocks and bonds, according to two advisors who specialize in alternative... Read More

Sports Securing the Bag: Tips for Future Pro-Athletes

by Eric Boom Salvary – March 14th 2019 I once heard Hall of fame wide receiver Cris Carter break down the true meaning of an athlete’s wealth by explaining it as a bell curve. Most successful athletes get a bulk of their lifetime’s share of... Read More

Role Models: Elon Musk

By: Russ Zalatimo   Role Models: Elon Musk   Role Models is a series dedicated to those individuals who are pushing their passions forward in the world of business and beyond. From well-known figures to everyday success stories, we will highlight... Read More

Role Models: David F. Swensen

By: Russ Zalatimo    Role Models: David F. Swensen Role Models is a series dedicated to those individuals who are pushing their passions forward in the world of business and beyond. From well-known figures to everyday success stories, we will highlight... Read More

Can A 1031 Tax Exchange Save You Money?

For many, tax season has come and gone, yet if you’re a business owner or investor you may have extended your filing and/or information reporting to later in the year. The process for reporting any type of income (especially capital gains) can be daunting,... Read More

Stock Market Showdown: Facebook Stock Vs. Apple Stock

  By Lou Carlozo, Contributor – Feb. 1, 2016   Here’s the bottom line, so far as many market mavens are concerned: Facebook (ticker: FB) continues to prove its social net worth, while Apple (APPL) is a victim of its own success. The... Read More

How to Recruit from the Top

Wealthmanagement.com-September 7, 2015 by Anne Fields HudsonPoint wants to recruit wirehouse reps with bigger books of business. Our experts suggest more targeted marketing efforts. R.M. Zalatimo wants to grow by wooing big wirehouse advisors to his... Read More

Are bonds in your retirement plan? They should be

    Special to CNBC.com-Deborah Nason Thursday, 18 Jun 2015 | 9:00 AM ETCNBC.com Bonds, the seemingly boring and inscrutable partner to equities, don’t usually generate much excitement. But they play important roles in portfolio planning,... Read More

Stock returns slow in May, but why?

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette By Tim Grant May 1, 2015 Wall Street seems to have an adage for nearly every occasion. Investors are warned that bulls can make money. Bears can make money. But pigs get slaughtered. And of course, you should never fight the... Read More

Heavy burden weighs on markets

New York Post Business By John Aidan Byrne March 21, 2015 | 11:39pm The grand experiment of central banks to borrow their way to growth may be headed for implosion. The record expansion in debt across the globe — a stunning $57 trillion since 2007,... Read More

What to Do When Your 401(k) Doesn’t Cut It

If your retirement plan needs serious help, here are 10 fixes from the experts. Get your money’s worth out of your financial advisor, who may leave your 401(k) untouched for long periods of time.  Financial experts may disagree on many investing strategies,... Read More