Articles, Market Commentary
Past Commentary & Articles
Incorporating alternative investments into a portfolio is an art and a science. Senior investment research analyst Eamon Verdone examines the data and whether it supports including alternatives in a portfolio or if investors may be better off sticking with a tried and true portfolio of stocks and bonds.
Brent Brodeski, Savant’s CEO, shares his insights about personal and professional success with the graduating class of 2021. His wisdom focuses on six themes including the importance of taking risks, lifelong learning, and more.
Through a combination of divorce and widowhood, almost 90% of women end up managing their finances alone at some point in their lives. This hour-long educational webinar will provide several tips to help you face the future with confidence.
College admissions trends are changing. Financial advisor Janet Petran provides an overview of some of the latest trends regarding test scores, essays, reference letters, and more in her recent blog.
Markets slowed in May as investors weighed inflation risks versus above-trend economic growth in the U.S. But international stocks, bonds, and alternatives continued pushing forward with positive returns. Just how have increases in debt impacted future returns historically? All that and more in June’s edition of MarketWise!
Family vacation homes often provide a retreat for you and your family to gather and enjoy each other’s company. Financial advisor Jeff Lewis discusses the emotional attachment and unique planning challenges that can come from owning a second home.
Financial advisor Maureen Wright looks at the two main purposes of a well-executed estate plan — protection and direction. This blog is the second installment of a three-part Cents of Self series about estate planning for women.
When the unexpected happens, it’s best to have a backup plan in place. In this webinar, financial advisors Don Duncan and Allison Alexander will explain what you can do to be financially prepared.
Roth conversions have increased in popularity over the past few years due to our current low tax rate environment. Because these rates are set to sunset and return to their pre-Tax Cuts and Jobs Act rates after 2025, it may be a good idea to investigate Roth conversions this year.
Do you worry about having “bad timing” when planning your retirement? Theresa Harezlak talks about her experiences with clients and how to know if you are emotionally and financially ready to transition.
Are worries about inflation keeping you up at night? Financial advisor Chris Ruedi suggests several ways to address potential inflation when developing a diversified investment portfolio.
Navigating the housing market has become a hot topic these days. Investment research analyst Danny Noonan shares his insights about which factors may be turning up the heat.