Category Archives: Stock Market

The Relationship Between Variable Annuities And The Market

You probably believe that Variable Annuities have some strengths. Well, I would be lying if I didn’t agree. BUT (yes, there is a “but”), any benefit that you can receive from a Variable Annuity can be received from another annuity, … Continue reading

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Again I hear… ‘I Almost Lost Everything by Following This Rule’

You might have heard that the 4 Percent Rule, otherwise known as the Prudent Man’s Rule, is a safe way of determining your withdrawal rate from stock market accounts during retirement. Well, this may not be true. The Prudent Man’s Rule suggests that … Continue reading

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Time To Buy Stocks?

The question on everyone’s mind right now is what exactly they should do in the stock market. The answer depends on a lot of factors, most notably risk tolerance and patience. As a general rule of thumb, though, let’s assume … Continue reading

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Stock Market Decline

The market could continue to decline, Cramer said Monday, adding he thinks the market could go flat for the year or a little worse before finding a bottom. The “Mad Money” host doesn’t like being negative, but noted he’s championed … Continue reading

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