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Tuning Out the Noise

Created on Friday, 04 May 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... $10,000 in US stocks in May 1999 and stayed invested, that investment would be worth approximately $28,000 today.2 When faced with short-term noise, it is easy to lose sight of the potential long-term ...

Sailing with the Tides

Created on Thursday, 15 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... is realistic and achievable. For instance, while you may long to retire in the south of France, you may not be prepared to sacrifice your needs today to satisfy that distant desire. Once you are set ...

Key Changes in the 2018 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

Created on Thursday, 01 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... no longer deductible.2 13 Certain types of discharged student loan debt are now exempt from income tax. From 2018-25, no income tax will be applied to federal or private student loan debt discharged ...

Perspective on Today's Market Events

Created on Monday, 05 February 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... who sell when they experience a market lurch. This gives long-term investors a valuable—and frequent—opportunity to buy stocks on sale. That, in turn, lowers the average cost of the stocks in your portfolio, ...

Perspective on Today's Market Events

Created on Monday, 05 February 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... who sell when they experience a market lurch. This gives long-term investors a valuable—and frequent—opportunity to buy stocks on sale. That, in turn, lowers the average cost of the stocks in your portfolio, ...

Should We Be Alarmed?

Created on Saturday, 03 February 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... though stocks are admittedly still priced higher than they have been historically. If you are not an alarmist, then you have something to celebrate. The S&P 500 has now officially ended its longest ...

Should We Be Alarmed?

Created on Saturday, 03 February 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... though stocks are admittedly still priced higher than they have been historically. If you are not an alarmist, then you have something to celebrate. The S&P 500 has now officially ended its longest ...

Catchphrase Investing

Created on Thursday, 30 November 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... sectors each can have their time in the sun, it is not clear that weighting your portfolio toward an industry currently in favor is a sustainable long-term strategy. A second way of looking at this issue ...

Ancient Adult Beverages

Created on Saturday, 18 November 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

People have been drinking alcoholic beverages for a very long time. Recently, a team of researchers found evidence of large-scale wine making in 6,000 BC—in clay vats big enough to hold 400 bottles of ...

Savings Rates Decline

Created on Friday, 10 November 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... of what they made. Americans achieved a record 17% savings rate in the mid-1970s before a long decline set in. In 2013, the rate briefly spiked again above 10%, but Americans have become less thrifty since ...

Savings Rates Decline

Created on Friday, 10 November 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... of what they made. Americans achieved a record 17% savings rate in the mid-1970s before a long decline set in. In 2013, the rate briefly spiked again above 10%, but Americans have become less thrifty since ...

Health and Financial Wellness

Created on Friday, 06 October 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... suggests that your health status may be a crucial input into your overall financial plan. Why? Because it helps you know how long your money will need to last—in other words, your longevity. If you have ...

The Challenges of Capturing Bull Market Returns

Created on Friday, 22 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

You probably didn't notice, but Monday, September 11 marked a milestone: the S&P 500 index's bull market became the second-longest and the second-best performing in the modern economic era. Stock prices ...

The Challenges of Capturing Bull Market Returns

Created on Friday, 22 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

You probably didn't notice, but Monday, September 11 marked a milestone: the S&P 500 index's bull market became the second-longest and the second-best performing in the modern economic era. Stock prices ...

Lessons For The Next Crisis

Created on Friday, 08 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... important lessons that investors might be well-served to remember: Capital markets have rewarded investors over the long term, and having an investment approach you can stick with—especially during tough ...

Lessons for the Next Crisis

Created on Friday, 08 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... important lessons that investors might be well-served to remember: Capital markets have rewarded investors over the long term, and having an investment approach you can stick with—especially during tough ...

Super Babies or New Rules?

Created on Wednesday, 16 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... about modifying life as it has evolved on this planet, many scientists see the go-ahead as the first step down a long pathway that could lead to very serious consequences in the future. Source: https://singularityhub.com/2017/07/31/the-era-of-human-gene-editing-is-here-what-happens-next-is-critical/?utm_content=buffer0002e&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter-hub&utm_campaign=buffer ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... to try to time the market. The longer answer is that this may actually be a particularly bad time to try it. What's happening between the U.S. and Korea is admittedly unprecedented. In the past, the ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... to try to time the market. The longer answer is that this may actually be a particularly bad time to try it. What's happening between the U.S. and Korea is admittedly unprecedented. In the past, the ...

Who's On Your Side?

Created on Saturday, 17 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... misconduct, and nearly half of those were kept on at their firms even after getting caught. We don't know how long this regulation will be in effect. New Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta has announced ...