Too often, investors can look at the markets as if they are playing blackjack, instead of building a financial foundation to fuel how they want to spend their life.
Financial advice is one of the most confusing services consumers purchase. Sadly, it remains very difficult to tell the difference between highly trained, ethical and effective advisors, and charming salespeople who may or may not be able to effectively grow and protect your family’s wealth.
Absent a radioactive war in the Mideast – which would ultimately mark the end of the post-Carter Ayatollahs and a new age for the new Persian empire – the economic and financial effects of an Iranian conflict are likely to be muted.
Annuities are one of the most confounding and controversial products in the “investments” world. The decision to buy one is complicated and can leave you “stuck” in a product that does not fit now, or may not in the future.