MarketWise: July 2021
As we near the end of July, daily new COVID-19 cases in the U.S. are at the lowest number since the pandemic began. This has given many people the confidence to resume normal activities as seen in passenger airline data. For the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, airline traffic has been positive.
MarketWise: June 2021
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!
Inflation and the Fed
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.
MarketWise: May 2021
As COVID vaccines become more accessible, the world is entering the early stages of a return to normalcy which is reflected in equity markets moving higher while volatility returns to pre-pandemic levels. Let’s take a look at the data in May’s edition of MarketWise!
What’s Your Post-Pandemic Ideal Future?
As we move closer to normalcy and post-pandemic life, Brent Brodeski, Savant’s CEO, offers seven thought-provoking questions. Taking the time to think about and answer them can help you get deliberate and focused as you travel further down the road toward your ideal future.
Positive Psychology [On-Demand Webinar]
In this on-demand webinar, you’ll learn strategies for increasing happiness (all backed by academic research).
MarketWise: April 2021
Coronavirus cases have continued to fall as the pace of vaccinations continues to trend higher; roughly 20% of the U.S. population is fully vaccinated now. As vaccines become more accessible, the world is entering the early stages of a return to normalcy. Take a look at the data behind that and more in April’s edition of MarketWise!
The Lights are Still on in the Bond Market
There are no trick plays for bond investors; the playbook consists of either earning less income to better protect your money or earn more income while accepting more risk. In this blog post, Investment Research Analyst Danny Noonan explains why low-yielding bonds still serve as a key tenant in a portfolio.
Savant Wealth Management Releases Evidence-Based Investing Learning Center
Savant developed a suite of multi-media education tools on the concept of Evidence-Based Investing (EBI) to help investors become more educated on the topic.
Tax Deadline Swiftly Approaches, Financial Advisors Offer Tips
Financial advisor Jeff Lewis was interviewed by WIFR about what to do at tax time if you didn’t receive one of your stimulus checks.
2021 Virtual Town Hall [Recording]
One year ago, we hosted a virtual town hall at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. A year later with newfound perspective, our panelists shared wisdom gained and their outlook as we move forward.
Financial Wellness – What Does That Mean?
Patricia Hutchinson, Savant’s Manager of Retirement Plan Services, discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has shined a spotlight on the need for employee wellness programs.