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Common Portfolio Wisdom – “WE’RE IN A NEW ERA… OLD MARKET RULES DON’T APPLY”

May 6, 2019

Pros – Many new factors including internet, speed of information, baby boomers, global markets and the continued war on terror. Cons – The appearance that we are smarter. Details abound,…

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Common Portfolio Wisdom – PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT = BETTER RETURNS

April 29, 2019

  Pros – Better potential long-term results if properly tactically managed in today’s market. Cons – Styles such as asset allocation and modern portfolio theory, systems, methods, and experience are…

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Common Portfolio Wisdom – PORTFOLIO DECLINES ARE JUST A PAPER LOSS IF NOT LIQUIDATED

April 22, 2019

Pros – True on a tax basis. Emotional selling is rarely good Cons – When the market recovers after a long-term decline, the investor has to make a larger %…

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Common Portfolio Wisdom – The Key to Safety is Diversification

April 15, 2019

Pros – Gains in one asset class may offset losses in another. Diversification portfolio offers more stability than holding just one asset. Cons – There are periods when many asset…

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Business Owners – Tax Updates and Tips

April 8, 2019

As we approach April 15th, many business owners may still be wondering what the impact will be from the Trump Jobs and Tax Act, on 2018 taxes. Many file extensions…

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Pay less taxes?

April 2, 2019

How is it possible that there are others I have heard of making more than me and paying less in taxes? Justice Learned Hand answer this question best when he…

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Should I convert to a ROTH IRA?

March 25, 2019

To convert or not to convert…It depends! Converting to a ROTH IRA means that you would pay the tax now on some or all of your IRA’s in exchange for…

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Is Picking an Advisor like Luck of the Irish?

March 18, 2019

Are all advisors the same? How do I know if I am working with a specialist? Jim, Spring Green WI In this complex area of retirement planning, you need to…

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