The Fed interest rate was increased recently to 2.5%. This rate hike is the fourth increase this year, with two more currently planned for 2019. Some theories think the recent interest rate hikes are the cause of the current stock market decline. The Fed has said they are shooting for 3% interest rates in 2019. […]
How should we react to the bearish trends in the stock market? Will things continue to fall forever?
I came across an interesting article on reddit the other day. This person was asking why is it assumed that the market will increase over the long term?
When talking about stocks, actively managed mutual funds claim they can beat the stock market. But is this true? Is it worth considering these options?
Since I was a child, I thought retirement was about not working. As I’ve aged, my perspective on retirement has changed. For me it’s about getting to a spot where you have options in what to do with your time.
A few years ago I rolled over a small 401k balance from a previous employer to Betterment (robo-adivsor). It was a good move at the the time, and I still have a high view of Betterment as a solid robo-advisor. I decided to transfer the traditional ira to Vanguard.