Is The Stock Market Making You Nervous Lately? 

The history of the stock market is littered with examples of times when the market takes a dive downwards. However, there are a lot of reasons to believe that the latest market dive is one of the more extreme that most people have ever seen. Thus, it makes all the sense in the world that a lot of investors are on edge or nervous about market conditions right now. The Search For Alternatives No one likes to lose money, and it is particularly painful when it comes as suddenly as the most recent market crash came. Thus, many investors have…
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Stimulus Payments Won’t Cut Into Your Tax Refund 

In March 2020, the Federal Government passed the CARES Act. This act, a result of the massive COVID-19 pandemic that has infected over one million Americans, was responsible for the establishment of a variety of federal aid designed to assist individuals throughout the country in getting through unemployment and the ongoing pandemic. The most well-known component of the CARES Act was its direct cash payment. These payments, which began to be sent in April, supplied individuals with $1,200 if they had previously filed as individuals making up to $75,000, $112,500 if they filed as the head of households or $150,000…
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Is The Stock Market Making You Nervous Lately? 

The history of the stock market is littered with examples of times when the market takes a dive downwards. However, there are a lot of reasons to believe that the latest market dive is one of the more extreme that most people have ever seen. Thus, it makes all the sense in the world that a lot of investors are on edge or nervous about market conditions right now. The Search For Alternatives No one likes to lose money, and it is particularly painful when it comes as suddenly as the most recent market crash came. Thus, many investors have…
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Beware of Coronavirus Scams 

It appears the novel coronavirus is causing more than just damage to peoples’ health. This situation is causing some people to experience serious financial harm from scammers. They are taking advantage of individuals for their money. The targeted individuals (who are often uniformed) mistakenly feel they are being contacted by people who are well-intentioned. Scams There have been many different types of coronavirus scams created. The bottom line with all of them is they're designed to get your money or your information for fraudulent purposes. Too many people have a desire to help those who have been hurt by the…
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Has Being Quarantined Changed Your Thoughts of Retirement? 

The pandemic has some rethinking retirement plans, as this event has a lot worried about their post-career years.  The sentiment of US citizens aged 65 and older echoed across the nation is that they have worries about their decisions regarding retirement now that the pandemic has seeped into the country. Concerns over too much togetherness and fears of boredom surfaced in the last few months. This has prompted seniors to wonder if they've saved enough for a decent pension and how would a retirement fare if the "togetherness" we're experiencing at home during the pandemic lasted for the rest of…
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