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Your financial wellness and knowledge is just as important to us as your investments. We've put together a collection of resources to help empower you in pursing your goals and objects. Come here often for the latest resources.

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Weekly Market Commentary

September 23, 2020

Central bank season

 

Market Signals Podcast

September 23, 2020

100 Market Signals and counting

2020 Midyear Outlook

The Trail to Recovery: Midyear Outlook 2020 provides our updated views of the pillars for investing – the economy, bonds, and stocks.

Investing with confidence

Guidance for resisting emotional investing and staying on track for the long term

CARES Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act

COVID-19 pandemic

Wake-up call for reviewing your insurance plan

100 Market Signals and counting

market signals podcast

September 23, 2020

The S&P 500 Index sell-off continued, although some sectors held up well. Historically, it may have hit its peak for an election year. The dovish Federal Reserve underlines fiscal stimulus, and the US dollar tracks the election.

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Benefits of the CARES Act for individuals

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) is the largest economic bill in U.S. history and was designed to provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.
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Balancing work from home and eLearning: A parent's guide

Adding homeschooling (or e-learning) into the mix can introduce additional complications. Fortunately, there are some tried and true tips from parents who have already spent years juggling working from home and schooling from home.
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Growth vs.value: Two approaches to stock selection

Growth and value are two fundamental approaches in stock and stock mutual fund investing. Growth stock mutual fund managers look for companies that they believe offer strong earnings growth potential.

The recession is likely over

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LPL Financial Research Chief Market Strategist Ryan Detrick highlights improving economic data that suggests the recession may be over.

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Life insurance at various life stages

Your need for life insurance changes as your life changes. When you're young, you typically have less need for life insurance, but that changes as you take on more responsibility and your family grows. Then, as your responsibilities once again begin to…

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Is long-term care insurance a good idea?

There is a good possibility that you or your spouse will eventually require some form of long-term care (LTC). According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, at least 70% of people aged 65 or older will require some form of long-term…

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National Life Insurance Awareness month

Should you really consider getting life insurance when you are close to 60?

September is National Life Insurance Awareness month. And while most of us likely recognize that life insurance provides us peace of mind and security, there may be a…

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Are you maximizing 401k contributions?

The more money that you can save when you are working, the easier it should be for you to retire and enjoy your golden years. Unfortunately, Social Security may no longer provide a sufficient income to live on during retirement. To combat this…

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How to protect your wealth as you get older

As you get older and closer to retirement, your financial practices need to shift slightly as you transition from working and saving to relying on your nest egg. As you approach this stage of your life, you need to take steps to protect your wealth…

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