The stock market is not the economy, and the headlines are not part of your plan. In this article, Castlepoint Portfolio Manager Adam Lee, CFA®, explains why long-term investors shouldn’t get caught up in the hype of headlines and nearsighted news.
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Even experienced investors should treat the stock market like it’s their first rodeo. In this article, Castlepoint Advisor Kristen Buchman, CFP®, shares what driving her first car, a stick-shift Isuzu Rodeo, taught her about investing in a turbulent market.
If you know a college student looking for ways to save their hard-earned money this summer, this video from Castlepoint Partner Jake Weatherford, CFP®, is just what they need! Check it out and share for some simple but valuable financial planning advice based on their individual goals.
Inflation rose to a whopping 7% in 2021. In this article, Castlepoint Portfolio Manager Adam Lee provides some valuable tips to help offset the impact of soaring inflations rates so you can continue to live abundantly.
Identifying the right financial advisor or team of advisors for you is always a challenge. In this video, Castlepoint Partner Jake Weatherford reveals the seven questions to ask when you’re choosing an independent wealth management firm.
Which index is the best indicator of market performance? Castlepoint Portfolio Manager Adam Lee explains why it definitely is not the DOW. He instead makes his case for three indices that each cover the stock market differently — S&P 500, Russell 3000, and MSCI ACWI.
In this video, Castlepoint Partner Jake Weatherford and Castlepoint Portfolio Manager Adam Lee discuss stock benchmarks and why the Dow Jones Industrial Average pales in comparison to other popular indexes.
Castlepoint Portfolio Manager Adam Lee takes a trip back in time to discuss the Dow Jones Industrial Average and explain why it might be the worst popular stock market index to look at.
Castlepoint Partner Jake Weatherford and wife Shelbie are excited to introduce their family’s newest investment, baby Elijah! Check out this Jake’s Take article to learn how a 529 college savings account can create a nice bundle of joy by the time college rolls around.
What are your thoughts on inflation? Are you positioned to increase your purchasing power even in retirement? If you are interested in a deeper dive into inflation after this video, I encourage you to dive into Kendall King, CFP®, AEP® recent article, Should you worry...