Blog: "Dollars & Sense"
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Below are the year-over-year changes in residential real estate inventories, including select regional trends. Funny how Las Vegas' real estate is one of the U.S.' most speculative and consequently volatile real estate markets. Guess...Read More
What are professional money managers' biggest concerns going into 2019? An economic growth cycle that is getting "long in the tooth" and unstable trade policy rank highest. Chart below is courtesy of BlackRock, which is world's largest...Read More
Inside this fall's stock market downdraft lies a sector rotation from technology and financial shares to healthcare and utilities. Since health spending accounted for 17.9 percent of U.S. Gross Domestic Product last year, this...Read More
What impact has the Labor Department’s fiduciary standard had on your fee structure? Zero. While this may be difficult to believe, the U.S. financial services industry is not legally bound to put the best interest of clients...Read More
Are there cheaper alternatives to your investment choices for me that would give me similar risk-reward trade-offs? Investment management fees are an important ongoing conversation topic between financial advisers and their clients....Read More
Reviewed the following Wall Street Journal article this morning, and think this is an ideal financial planning topic to address. During the next six Wednesdays, we we will expand on each of the six questions, so readers may be better...Read More
The Wall Street Journal's Glenn Ruffenach tackles a common retirement question with important financial impacts. MK Do you have any insights about moving in retirement to be close to children and grandchildren? I realize this is a very...Read More