91 Year Old Trading Veteran... Could He Master Fear & Greed?
A fan of the judgmental trading, John Hill is a 91 year old trader that still finds passion in trading. Currently the President and founder of Futures Truth magazine, Jonh has a degree in chemical engineering and has traded for a living for many decades. According to John, the biggest element in trading is to …
Quick Financial Tip: Mortgage Process
Our goal is simple: To improve the financial well-being of our members. This also happens to be the mission statement at Mutual 1st Federal. We want to make ...
What’s the best age to retire?
Retirement columnist BOSTON (MarketWatch)—If you’re going to do it—retire, that is—you might as well do it at the right age. And doing it at the right age, according to the authors of a soon-to-be published paper, involves a bit of homework Retiring at the optimal age should not be left to chance, according to Kenn Tacchino, a professor of taxation and financial planning at Widener University, and Patricia Tacchino, co-authors of a soon-to-be-published paper in Benefits Quarterly Rather, choosing a retirement age needs to be a rational decision that accounts for a variety of confusing and competing consideration, the Tacchinos wrote. And to reach a rational decision, the authors say, would-be retirees would benefit from…
Here’s Why the Cancer Death Rate Has Plummeted
“We’re making a lot of progress”
How do auto loans work?
So how do auto loans work? Since most people buying a new or used car opt for financing it’s an important question, and understanding the answer will help you in the purchase process.…
5 Tips To Survive Stock Market Volatility In Retirement
The first two weeks of 2016 have served as a ...
Consumers Want More Financial Advice from Banks
Consumers see their banks as more of a stressful utility, rather than a financial advisor. According to the Future of Money report released by Cognizant, banks are not proactive with the financial needs of their consumers; 90% of consumers surveyed stated that they primarily deal with their bank for simple transactions only. 'Simple transactions' exclude any discussion around financial health, including insurance coverage or retirement savings, according to the report, which surveyed about 3,000 consumers in the United States and the United Kingdom. The report also concludes that consumers are keenly feeling the lack of financial advice, especially as they often
How Lower Fees Could Put Independents on Top
Asset management fees are coming down as lower-cost passive investments take center stage and calls for radical transparency in fee disclosure get louder This means change is coming to the wealth management arena as well, say industry experts How this plays out for individual advisors will depend on their technology platforms and, according to Shirl Penney, CEO of Dynasty Financial Partners , on their ability to articulate value and offer distinct services under clear pricing policies. New York-based Dynasty provides a la carte infrastructure support and related services to about 40 RIAs. For Penney, the fact of “fee pressure and the fear of margin compression” among wealth managers is “undeniable” as “the rate of innovation” in…
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How to Teach My Children About Finances
Allgen Financial Advisors Jason & Paul discuss the work-for-pay system & investment in part 1 of this Money Minute series focusing on teaching children about finances.