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Perspectives on the Market

I hope this finds you well.  Many of you have asked how low can the market go?  I don’t have a solid answer however I have done some research to give you a historical perspective.  It always helps to put things in perspective and this letter will be an attempt to do that for you. In American it is important […]

Beware of Phishing Scams

This article will attempt to explain what a phishing scam is and your need to be on the lookout for it. I recently received an email from the “IRS” that after reviewing my tax return I was to receive a refund of $27,621.00. This made me quite happy until I looked at it more closely and thought about my taxes. […]

Looking Ahead In 2008

I hope this finds you well and that you enjoyed a good holiday season. 2007 is behind us and 2008 is lining up to be an interesting year. As little as three weeks ago t he majority of the economists were saying that a recession would be avoided. That majority i s rapidly declining. The combination of close to $100.00/barrel […]

What You Need To Know About Financial Advice and The Current Market

In the financial world today, there are basically two types of advice a vailable to investors: that given by stockbrokers and or commission driven brokers, or that given by Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs). The sad truth is that most investors don’t know the difference between these two kinds of advice. In a recent survey: 54% of investors believed both stockbrokers […]