23 Apr 2020

Virus Poses New Reality and Puts Financial Advice At the Crossroads

        When it comes to providing financial advice to individual investors for their personal and 401(k) plans, the financial services industry has always taken a very steady, conservative, and often, unrealistic, approach. The conservative approach has generally worked when markets were stable and conformed to the advice

24 Aug 2015

Why Severe Market Drops Are Fool’s Mate for Individual Investors

Fool’s mate happens in chess when a player, often a novice, is boxed into a position where any action leads to defeat. That’s the case for individual investors today as evidenced by the record 1,089 point drop in the Dow-Jones Industrial Index in first few minutes of trading on August