Having a long-term financial plan gives your logic a leg up over your emotions during times of market volatility.
Throughout the past two and a half months I have continued to ask myself, did we jump off a financial cliff? The answer was no. How did I know? The answer, while somewhat complex, is profoundly simple.
The emotional upheaval of a divorce is no time to be learning money basics and selecting professional advisors. Preparing now isn’t cynical – it’s smart.
Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), private-sector companies with fewer than 500 employees and certain public employers must pay qualifying employees up to two weeks, or 80 hours, of emergency paid sick leave.
Looking back at the history of stock markets, a correction should be no surprise. If you stay in the market long enough, you will most likely see more. For long-term investors, these corrections can be an opportunity to make additional investments at reduced prices.