There is going to be a lot of Monday Morning Quarterbacking going on after the dust settles from this most recent stock market crash brought on by COVID-19. The Dow, S&P, and just about everything in the market got crushed. What is a black swan event? It’s an unpredictable event that is beyond what is normally expected of a situation and […]
We recently read the conflict of interest document released by Northwestern Mutual (NWM), and we were surprised, to say the least, and we thought you may be interested in reading it as well. To read the 8-page piece documenting the massive conflict of interest problems NWM advisors have, click on the following link: http://www.uploadedimages.net/content/PDFs/Northwestern.Conflict.Disclosure.pdf What’s the big […]
Have you ever heard of Risk Capacity? The vast majority of readers (I’d guess nearly all readers) are not familiar with this important risk metric. The reason is because most advisors do NOT incorporate Risk Capacity into their planning when working with clients. I believe that Risk Capacity can be a vital tool when discussing […]
If you are looking at investing and building your assets, you may have asked yourself these kinds of questions before. This is why Aspen Creek Financial has developed an innovative asset rating scale that we affectionately call LiSERT.
While market volatility can’t be prevented, here are some things you can do to make it easier to stomach.