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In the face of life’s uncertainties, envisioning your retirement future can be daunting. Questions about financial security linger—will your funds last, and will you have all you need? The journey to confidence begins with action today.
While inflation holds significant importance within the Fed’s dual mandate, which prioritizes maximum employment and price stability, it does not stand alone in the Fed’s considerations. The Federal Reserve also monitors four other crucial economic sectors that provide valuable insights into the economy’s overall well-being and may impact the timing of monetary policy adjustments.
While many fiduciary mistakes stem from unintentional actions or even good intentions, they can lead to complications later on. Here are some typical errors associated with overseeing a company’s retirement plan.
Getting on the same financial page often takes ongoing work as a couple. Here are seven tips to help you and your spouse or partner get – and stay – on the same page about money.
For many plan sponsors, navigating the complexities of fiduciary duties and investment management can be daunting. This is where understanding fiduciary roles can make a world of difference.
Loud budgeting is a social media trend that helps you to be open about your financial goals and how you’re spending money so others can help keep you accountable. But what many don’t realize is that loud budgeting is already a standard part of financial planning called an “expense needs analysis.”
Making financial preparations for retirement can seem overwhelming, especially with the amount of information available to help you with this task. It can be difficult to figure out whose advice you should follow and what strategies would best align with your financial goals.
You might have a professional relationship with a financial advisor – one who is supposedly looking out for your best interests and helping you work toward your personal and financial goals. How is that relationship going for you?
Layoffs and job losses can seem scary if you don’t have a plan in place to manage your finances without a steady paycheck. But losing a job can also present new opportunities you might not have considered before now. If you’re one of the many people facing career uncertainty right now, stay positive, and consider enlisting a financial advisor’s help.
By proactively managing your digital assets, you not only contribute to a smoother transition for your heirs, but also demonstrate a forward-thinking approach to estate planning.
Assuming the role of an executor for a loved one’s estate involves navigating various responsibilities that may seem daunting, ranging from legal obligations to overseeing asset management and estate distribution.
For the last 30 years, Savant’s investment maxims have served as the bedrock of our investment philosophy. While following them may cause us to sometimes take a seemingly boring path, they remain an important tool to help our clients take advantage of timeless wisdom and avoid needless, speculative risk.