Apple Stock Takes HUGE Hit – Did You See It Coming?

What do you think of when you see this graph: This is Apple’s share price between 10 am and a little after 5 pm today – April 26th 2016.  All I can say is WOW! After they released a lackluster earnings report their stock dropped by more than 8%! Can you believe it!? Here’s the…

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5 Reasons NOT to Invest In Mutual Funds

I’m convinced the path Americans are traveling is extremely dangerous, and we are missing the big red signs screaming “Turn Back Now!” There’s this thing called a mutual fund. I know you’ve heard of it. Most of you probably have money invested in some. I know people that have lost huge amounts of money, have…

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Is the Market the Answer?

“October. This is one of the peculiarly dangerous months to speculate in. The others are July, January, September, April, November, May, March, June, December, August, and February.” -Mark Twain Though funny, this is necessarily true. What’s funny is where does “the market” end. It doesn’t seem to, now with Brazilian, Chinese, Japanese, and many more…

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The Truth About Asset Allocation

Asset allocation is one of those “buzz phrases” that has been used by financial planners for a long time to help keep their clients feeling warm and fuzzy in inside.  Coupled with the phrase portfolio diversification, asset allocation was all a planner needed to say to gain the trust of a prospective client. Well unless…

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