Indices closed the session with mixed moves on Friday. The Dow and S&P 500 tacked on some points while the Nasdaq ended trading fractionally in the red zone. Nike led advancers on the Dow. The athletic footwear and apparel company added 8% today following the release of better-than-expected quarterly details.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP® explains how your financial plan can show the need for LTC coverage. Read the Article
Small-business owners can use financial key performance indicators to measure the health of their business. Read all about it in this week’s Business Tip.
In GANT News, Henssler Associate Malik Lee, CFP®, discusses budgeting apps to make the task easier. Read the Article
If you’re concerned your funeral costs will be a burden to your family, you may consider funeral insurance. We explain in this week’s Insurance Tip.
Financial and technology brands led advancers on Wednesday. Companies such as JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Apple and Amazon.com posted gains. Stocks rebounded on a variety of economic news.
Some seniors may benefit from a qualified longevity annuity contract to lower their RMDs. We explain in this week’s Tax Tip.
Indices closed in the red zone on Tuesday. Technology brands such as Alphabet, Facebook, Apple, and Netflix led the downswing. Meanwhile, energy brands such as Exxon Mobil, Royal Dutch Shell, and Chevron traded higher on a jump in crude oil.
Student loan debt is real: The 2015 graduating class had an average debt of $30,100. Learn more in this week’s Financial Tip.
This week on “Money Talks” insurance expert Jim Crone, CFS®, CLU®, joins anchor hosts Bil Lako, CFP®, and Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, to discuss Uber’s CEO stepping down, oil prices, and investors’ desire to get into the market when it is at such a high level. Jim brings to the table a look at a couple’s decision on long-term care coverage. He explores how their financial plan can show whether they can afford to self-insure and other options aside from traditional long-term care policies. The experts wrap up the show with listeners’ questions on socially responsible investing, disability insurance riders, and Genworth’s potential sale to China Oceanwide.