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Psychological Impact On Investors Across Generations

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by in Finance

To say the least, financial markets were gut-wrenching for investors in 2011. An earthquake and tsunami in Japan, revolutions in the Middle East and North Africa, and unparalleled challenges to the Eurozone rattled nearly all asset classes and strained investor resolve. But the market volatility we witnessed in 2011 was relatively minor compared to what… Read More →

Can the Savings Rate Save America?

by in Columnist Spotlight | Economy | Finance

The financial norms of our society have changed considerably over the past five years. Assumptions surrounding retirement, investment returns and job security have all changed 180 degrees. Perhaps this recession has been so monumental that it will permanently change the old norms and embrace a new realistic standard. Will this crisis create a new generation… Read More →