Financial Scams Targeting Senior Citizens

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was June 15th, unfortunately, scammers are scamming every day and our awareness needs to be 365 days a year. These schemes against seniors are performed over e-mail, telephone, and even door-to-door advertising. They take the form of alleged credit card offers, charity donations, home improvement offers, investment opportunities, banking and… Read More »

Where’s the Value? The Historical Long-Term Trend of Positive Value Premiums

When the topic of long-term investing comes up, a diversified portfolio is top on the list of discussion points. A balanced portfolio includes both value and growth stocks with a mix of large-cap and small-cap funds. Historically, value stocks out-perform growth stocks over extended time frames. Currently, we are in a period of under-performance for… Read More »