The stock market is dropping! What to do?

It’s sometimes hard to remember that you have a plan when the stock market is dropping, but here are a few things to consider before you decide to begin selling your stocks while the market is down. It’s better for the portfolio to avoid selling in a drop, since you might be selling at a …

Why is the new fiduciary rule important?

First of all, what is a fiduciary? The legal definition is that a fiduciary is acting as a trustee on someone else’s behalf, and several legal duties follow from this. Similarly in investing, a fiduciary is someone who is required to put the client’s interest ahead of their own.   The standard for an investment …