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Weekly Commentary 3/31/16

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Happy April Fools Day! The MSCI ACWI IMI global investable equity index finished the month up 7.56%. The S&P 500 finished the month up 6.78%. MSCI EAFE finished up 6.51%. The Barclays US Agg Bond Index finished up 0.92% while 10-year Treasury yields fell slightly from 1.83 % to 1.78%….

Weekly Commentary 1/23/16

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  The MSCI ACWI IMI global investable equity index finished the week up 0.89%. The S&P 500 finished up 1.43%. MSCI EAFE finished up 0.21%. The Barclays US Agg Bond Index finished down 0.12% as the 10-year Treasury Yield rose from 2.03% to 2.07%.   Market volatility continues with the…

Prepare For the Unexpected – Emergency Funds

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Emergency Funds are often overlooked in the grand scheme of retirement savings. Most people seem very indifferent about having a large amount of money “doing nothing”.  In all reality that money is doing much more than that – Emergency funds provide peace of mind and insurance against unforeseeable events in the…

American Pharoah: A Stable Investment

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On June 6th, American Pharoah won the Triple Crown in horse racing after clinching victory at the Belmont Stakes.  Only 11 other horses have claimed this honor, and it’s been 37 years since it had last happened. Often people ask why winning the Triple Crown is said to be a…

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