Always Tell Me the Odds

Always Tell Me the Odds

Traditions are very important to our family They’re a fun way to build excitement and memories together, especially with two kids in the house. One of our more recent traditions involves seeing all the new Star Wars movies when they come out, including the newest release—Solo: A Star Wars Story. Even people who aren’t a [...]
The Emotional Roller Coaster of Investing

The Emotional Roller Coaster of Investing

“The market hates uncertainty” has been a common enough saying in recent years (even by me), but how logical is it? There are many different aspects to uncertainty, some that can be measured and some that cannot. Uncertainty is an unchangeable condition of existence. As individuals, we can feel more or less uncertain, but that [...]
Take a Cue from Soccer on Recent Market Volatility

Take a Cue from Soccer on Recent Market Volatility

As of yesterday’s close, U.S. stocks have fallen over 10% from their peak in late January (officially in “correction” territory). Given the smooth ride the market gave us in 2017, this recent volatility has spooked investors and have led many to feel compelled to “do something” about this downturn. This emotional response is normal In [...]
Key Questions for the Long-Term Investor

Key Questions for the Long-Term Investor

November 2017 Focusing on what you can control can lead to a better investment experience. Whether you’ve been investing for decades or are just getting started, you’ll likely ask yourself some of the following questions at some point on your investment journey. While this is not intended to be an exhaustive list, we hope to [...]