Archives for September 2014

Reducing Investment Stress

Planning your finances and choosing investments can be stressful especially when markets are volatile. But it can be downright scary when like in 2008 they enter free-fall.  Many people have decided that the stress (and chance of loss) just  isn’t worth it and so they have chosen to stay out of the market altogether.  Unfortunately, […]

Deciding Who to Trust With Your Money

Almost everything we do in life requires that we exhibit some form of trust. When we go to the grocery store we are trusting that the food is wholesome and the package contains what is says it does. When we go to the gas station we are trusting that the pump is dispensing gasoline and not water. When we choose an investment adviser, a doctor or a lawyer we have to exhibit even more trust because we often don’t even know what we don’t know. So choosing an untrustworthy individual could prove disastrous to our health or wealth.