The arguments for and against that point of view. Is a permanent life insurance policy an investment? One financial professional might answer that question with a “no,” while another might say “in a sense, yes.” Just as some people see a home as an investment, while...Read More
Should You Look at Insurance as an Investment?
The meaning behind some of that Wall Street lingo. Have you ever been confused by the jargon used on Wall Street? Perhaps it is time to translate some of those esoteric stock market terms into plain English. Blue chips: This term refers to stocks that have...Read More
Are your other financial obligations working against your 401(k)? There are a number of financial stressors that work against saving for retirement. A nationwide survey of 1,000 workers with access to a 401(k) plan—half of whom are actively contributing to it (“savers”) and half of whom are...Read More
Americans’ personal financial satisfaction increases in the second quarter of the PFSi. The Personal Financial Satisfaction Index (PFSi) calculates the financial standing of a typical American. The index is the difference between the sub-indexes Personal Financial Pleasure Index and the Personal Financial Pain Index. The two...Read More