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…

Do you want a quarter inch drill bit or a quarter inch hole?

Do you want a quarter inch drill bit or a quarter inch hole?

Let me paint a picture. You’ve managed to amass some money in a 401k, there might be a spattering of savings in a few different checking or savings accounts, a random mutual fund exists out there “somewhere” and you know…

The Worst Way to Pick a Mutual Fund is Often the Most Popular

The Worst Way to Pick a Mutual Fund is Often the Most Popular

It’s all in a name. Until, well, it’s not. Imagine this: You sit down to select a mutual fund to invest in, and after looking over a few options, you select the one with the word “preservation” in the description.…