2016 has been a monster of a year and it’s not even a month old. But for one stealth asset the clouds are parting, vindicating longtime proponents.
Do self-proclaimed experts really have secret insights into the workings of the market? Or is their guess really as good as yours?
January’s stock market saw trillions of dollars in equities vaporized. As bad as that was for your 401(k), the trajectory it marks out for the rest of 2016 is worse.
We’d be crazy not to enjoy low gas prices and big savings on home heating oil this winter. But what’s the real cost to our economy, our portfolios and our future?
One of the enviable perks of government work used to be the lush pension. But cresting boomer retirements and market downturns are dealing body blows to needed funds.