Posts By: justin

30 Mar 2011 No Comments

Is That iPad 2 Really Worth $2,000? – WSJ.com

We love our iPads but  . . . this article offers some excellent insight into the cost of not saving for retirement. WSJ.com article here…

18 Mar 2011 No Comments

When Your Adviser Can’t Be Trusted

A descriptive article on an adviser’s fiduciary duty by Karen Blumenthal and posted on wsj.com. Read Article Here…

18 Mar 2011 No Comments

Buy Gold: It’s a Safe Haven and Inflation Hedge – WSJ.com

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18 Mar 2011 No Comments

Don’t Buy Gold: It’s a Gift, Not an Investment – WSJ.com

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23 Feb 2011 No Comments

401(k) Plans Falling Short for Boomers

Wall Street Journal article written by E.S. Browning The 401(k) generation is beginning to retire, and it isn’t a pretty sight. The retirement savings plans that many baby boomers thought […]

20 Jan 2011 No Comments

The Difference Between Fee-Based and Fee-Only Advisors

The following link will take you to a good article that helps clarify the important differences between a Fee-Only Advisor (like IWM) and Fee-Based Advisors:   Click Link for Article:http://news.morningstar.com/articlenet/article.aspx?id=366401

18 Jan 2011 No Comments

Market Forecasts – Take with a Grain of Salt

“We’ve long felt that the only value of stock forecasters is to make fortune tellers look good” .  Warren Buffet  The following links will take you to three recent articles […]

18 Jan 2011 No Comments

Munis: What to Do Now

The prices of municipal bonds are plunging to depths last seen during the financial crisis. At least one high-profile analyst is predicting widespread defaults. And a big asset manager is […]

18 Jan 2011 No Comments

Are ‘Alternative’ Bond Funds Safe?

A new crop of “alternative” fixed-income mutual funds employs hedge-fund-like tactics to protect against rising interest rates, defaults and other bond-market hazards. So far many have performed well—but they come […]

15 Dec 2010 No Comments

How a Fund Boutique Grew Without Losing Its Soul

A Morningstar analysis on mutual fund company Royce Funds written by Karin Anderson. Click here for article…