Here are some things you might want to do before saying goodbye to 2017. What has changed for you in 2017? Did you start a new job or leave a job behind? Did you retire? Did you start a family? If notable changes occurred in your personal or professional life, then you will want to review your finances before this year ends and 2018 begins.
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After a November 1 start, the window closes December 15. This fall, the annual enrollment period to sign up for health insurance is shorter. In many states, it lasts only six weeks, from November 1 to December 15, and the federal government website link to health coverage, healthcare.gov, will be down for maintenance on many Sundays...
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Reacting to "Headlines" - Three Case Studies
September 28, 2015
Three cases for how reactions to “headlines” affected clients during the downturn of 2008-09:
• The first moved his money to a money market account and stopped contributing. After two years, he ended up breaking even.
• The second stayed in the market and reduced contributions by about three-fourths. He gained 20% after two years.
• The third stayed in the market, and continued contributing the way he had. His investments went up 50% after two years.