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Senator Blocks Protection of Your Retirement Funds

I explained how the White House wants to better protect your retirement accounts. In that post, I also explained that the securities and insurance industries do not want that proposal to go through.  If the Department of Labor enacts regulation requiring your financial advisor to act in the capacity of a fiduciary, the securities and insurance industry will lose out. […]

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Posted by bobrichards - May 14, 2015 at 6:38 pm

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When to Get Out of the Stock Market – No Guessing

Those with stock investments, especially retirees, may worry excessively about market declines and the risk to principal. Let’s remove your worry with a simple rule that has worked exceedingly well over time. Important points to note: Never guess that the market is starting a decline.  You don’t want to be fooled again and again by this pattern shown below (click […]

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Posted by bobrichards - May 6, 2015 at 5:14 pm

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Who’s to Blame for Failure to Protect Your Retirement Funds

Your Retirement Funds are at Risk With Your Broker There is much in this blog about the failure of the financial services industry to act in your interest.  And why should they as they don’t have to? They can charge you high commissions and fees and continue to sell you things that are merely “suitable” but DO NOT need to […]

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Posted by bobrichards - April 13, 2015 at 5:13 pm

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