Planning for Change in the Market

Planning for Change in the Market After what seemed like the longest winter ever, spring has finally arrived here in the Midwest. Temperatures are pleasant, the days are longer, grass is green again and baseball games are in full swing. It wasn’t long ago that it…

Market Update

Market Update

On recent 4th of July travels, my family and I stayed the night at a hotel that promoted their “free breakfast.” Many hotels offer this perk as a way to attract business and compete with other chains. As I sat…

The 1000 Point Market Drop

If you watch any sort of news outlet tonight, you will undoubtedly see some story about a market drop with a headline that reads: “The Dow down 1000 points!” (Or some deliberately scary iteration thereof). What happened? When the market…