Category Archive: Investments

Facing your Fear: Preventing Fear-Driven Investing with Long-Term Planning

JD Asset TV 2-2016

  John L. Diaz, CFP, the CEO of Premier Wealth Advisors, LLC, talks about the concerns he hears from his clients regarding the increased volatility in the market, and shares his strategies on allocating to both mitigate volatility and take advantage of possible upsides. February 18, 2016 06 mins 26 secs    

Market Month – January 2016

The Markets For equity markets around the globe, the start of 2016 can easily be described as rocky at best. The volatility has been fueled by continuing uncertainty and worries over the effects of declining oil prices and a plummeting Chinese stock market. While these issues have been around for quite a while, it almost …

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Market Volatility – Our Thoughts

I would begin by saying Happy New Year but, unfortunately, in the financial world this new year has been anything but happy. US equity indexes are off to their worst start in history, with the S&P 500 Index down more than 8% since the ball dropped in Times Square less than 3 weeks ago. Similar …

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From Riches-to-Rags: Why 1 in 6 NFL Athletes End Up Bankrupt

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Did you know one in six NFL players end up bankrupt? Hard to believe, right? According to a recently released study from the National Bureau of Economic Research, they found that 16% of NFL players end up filing for bankruptcy within 12 years of leaving the league. A secure, comfortable retirement is every worker’s dream, …

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Between the Lines: Market Commentary from First Allied Asset Management

Below are some headlines which have been moving the markets this week. The articles highlighted below are provided by First Allied Asset Management. I’m not sure how many of you did “Black Friday” shopping last week but I can tell you the malls were dead around Long Island, New York. It was much quieter than …

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It’s not too late for a few year-end Tax Saving tips!

As the weather turns colder and the end of 2013 approaches, there is still enough time to do some year-end tax planning so that you can hopefully keep as much of your money in your pocket, rather than sending it off to Washington next April. Here are 3 tax savings techniques that may help you …

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