Three Things You Can Do To Hedge Your Portfolio Against Market Volatility


When you log into your investment account, the last thing you want to see is that your account has experienced a dramatic drop in its value. However, this is a sight practically guaranteed to greet every investor at some point. Check out a few things you can do to hedge the value of your portfolio against market volatility. 1. Keep Your Cool Remember, you do not incur losses until you sell the investments that have experienced a loss.

26 February 2018

The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Participating In The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System


Does your medical practice accept medicare? If so, the reimbursement schedule for treatment changed as of January 2017. This new payment schedule was part of the The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, or MACRA. Under the new program, you have two options. You can accept a reduced reimbursement payment based on a flat-rate table of you can participate in the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, or MIPS. There are both pros and cons to participating in MIPS.

20 November 2017

Things To Know About Using Financial Planning Seices


Planning for your financial future is one of the most important things that you can do to improve your quality of life and ensure you will have the ability to retire. Unfortunately, there are people that will frequently lack the training o experience to confidently oversee their financial planning needs. For these individuals, working with a professional financial planner can help them in a number of ways, and learning more about what to expect to get the most for these services can be very beneficial.

17 September 2017

3 Tips For Tackling Your Retirement Through Investing And Sound Financial Strategy


Any time you are looking to make the most out of your financial life, it is important that you think with the long term future in mind. More specifically, you need to be sure that you are planning for retirement, so that working into the elder years of your life is an option and not a necessity. Properly planning for retirement is a large scale issue, but can be summarized in the three points below.

28 February 2017

Recently Divorced and Confused About Finances? Get Help from a Financial Advisor


Getting a divorce is never enjoyable, whether it was initiated by you, your spouse, or both of you. After many years, things can be very tricky because everything must be split up in even proportions. This ranges from money and possessions to children and pets, and these are not easy matters to handle. If you were in a living situation that had you hardly involved with the finances, you may be at a complete loss after the divorce.

10 August 2016

Answers To Common Questions About Annuities


The process of planning for your retirement can seem like a stressful and overwhelming task. This can be particularly true for those with a limited understanding about financial topics. To help you be better prepared to make smart choices about this essential topic, you may benefit from having the following questions about annuities answered so that you can be better able to make informed choices about incorporating this into your retirement plan.

19 July 2016

Investing In Annuities As Part Of Your Retirement Strategy: Insuring Your Financial Future


As you plan for your retirement, there are a number of ways you can invest for your future. Annuities are a type of insurance, and an annuity gives you a stream of income during your retirement years. You invest in the annuity as part of your retirement plan, and you can choose how the annuity will pay out to you in the future. You can choose to receive monthly payments, quarterly payments, payments once a year, or you can receive your entire annuity payout at one time.

8 February 2016