financial advisers

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Wed August 6, 2014

How does recent stock market activity affect the economy and your retirement portfolio?

  Last week, U.S. stocks had their worst one-day drop since February as traders worried about weak corporate earnings and the looming end of economic stimulus from the Federal Reserve. In mid-July, the Dow Jones was over 17,000; by last Friday it had dropped to just under 16,500. We look at the recent volatility in the stock markets, how it affects the average investor, and what those who see their retirement accounts losing value should do.

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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
4:00 am
Wed July 2, 2014

Do you need a financial adviser? How do you choose one? What do all those abbreviations mean?

  Do you need a financial planner or advisor? The answer is a resounding maybe. Everyone's situation is different, but there are stages in life when it could be beneficial to have a professional help you with your finances. Then you have to do your homework, learn how planners make their money, how they are regulated, and what all those letters after their names -CPA, CFP, CLU, or CFA - mean.

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