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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

... and paperwork as you pull into different ports. Likewise, a lack of attention to costs and taxes is the enemy of many a long-term financial plan. Distractions can also send investors, like sailors, off ...

Could a Trade War Soon Start?

Created on Friday, 09 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... impact in that nation. In terms of countries importing steel to America, it ranks eleventh. Even so, China could retaliate, especially if the U.S. imposes other excise taxes on its electronic, plastic, ...

Key Changes in the 2018 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

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

... As a result, 529 plan participants in select states are being told to wait before devoting any 529 plan assets to elementary education, as they risk wading into a gray area in terms of tax law by doing ...

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, ...

To Bit or Not to Bit: What Should Investors Make of Bitcoin Mania?

Created on Friday, 12 January 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... unless we can predict when one currency will appreciate or depreciate relative to others. The academic literature overwhelmingly suggests that short-term currency movements are unpredictable, implying ...

To Bit or Not to Bit: What Should Investors Make of Bitcoin Mania?

Created on Friday, 12 January 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... unless we can predict when one currency will appreciate or depreciate relative to others. The academic literature overwhelmingly suggests that short-term currency movements are unpredictable, implying ...

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 ...

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 ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

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

... blurt out the term "fire and fury" in impromptu remarks to the press, and later doubled down on the term by suggesting that his warning wasn't worded strongly enough. But the U.S. military seems to be ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

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

... blurt out the term "fire and fury" in impromptu remarks to the press, and later doubled down on the term by suggesting that his warning wasn't worded strongly enough. But the U.S. military seems to be ...

Measuring the Market

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... View columnist Barry Ritholtz countered that valuation is largely driven by psychology. We are experiencing a bull market in American stocks, which can be defined (in psychological terms) as a period when ...

Measuring the Market

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... View columnist Barry Ritholtz countered that valuation is largely driven by psychology. We are experiencing a bull market in American stocks, which can be defined (in psychological terms) as a period when ...

Who's On Your Side?

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

... you were able to trust the advice you receive. But there is one simple way to determine whether you're working with somebody you can trust. First, ask your advisor directly to provide written documentation ...

Who's On Your Side?

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

... you were able to trust the advice you receive. But there is one simple way to determine whether you're working with somebody you can trust. First, ask your advisor directly to provide written documentation ...

Higher Rates: The Tempest in the Teapot

Created on Friday, 16 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... as higher yields mean that existing bonds, particularly longer term bonds lose value. The recent rise in bond yields at least hints that the long bull market in fixed-rate securities—that is, declining ...

Higher Rates: The Tempest in the Teapot

Created on Friday, 16 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... as higher yields mean that existing bonds, particularly longer term bonds lose value. The recent rise in bond yields at least hints that the long bull market in fixed-rate securities—that is, declining ...

The Employed and the Drop-Outs

Created on Thursday, 08 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... December 13-14. Sources: http://www.newsmax.com/Finance/StreetTalk/nonfarm-payrolls-jobs-unemployment-media/2016/12/02/id/761870/ https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/12/02/u-s-economy-added-178000-jobs-in-november-unemployment-rate-drops-to-4-6-percent/?utm_term=.519490446fee ...