Social Security, Open Enrollment, and the Stock Market

Social Security, Open Enrollment, and the Stock Market – Paul Fain, Knoxville Certified Financial Planner and President of Asset Planning Corporation, has a grab bag of current events and news affecting your finances this week on WBIR’s Sunday Money. WHAT IS MAKING HEADLINES RIGHT NOW? Social Security announced a Cost Of Living Adjustment: 1.6% benefit

stock market lingo

WBIR: Stock Market Lingo

  When the stock market gyrates, especially those downturns in prices, millions of investors start watching the “ticker tape” – sometimes hour by hour. It is easy to get lost in the stock market lingo – here’s a quick glossary of terms.   LET’S START WITH TERMS LIKE “CORRECTION” AND “BEAR MARKET” – WHAT DO

Sunday Money: Second Quarter Investment Performance

Q2 2017 Investment Performance With six months gone in 2017, how are your investments doing?  Did the stock market’s rising tide lift your boat?  Or have poorly performing investments left you beached on dry land?   HOW DID STOCK MARKETS PERFORM IN THE 2nd QUARTER? Strong global markets 3.02%              US Stock Market 5.63%              International