GCSB Investment Center - Investment & Retirement Products - News
InvestGCSB newsletter archive
Event Calendar
News
 

What designations let you know that a financial professional will abide by this rule?

This year, the Department of Labor intends to introduce a new rule regarding retirement plan accounts, with full implementation envisioned by 2018. Under this new rule, financial professionals who consult retirement savers will be held to a fiduciary standard of care. In other words, they will have an ethical and legal obligation to always act in a client’s best interest. Read more »

 

Diversification still matters. One day, this bull market will end.

In the first quarter of 2017, the bull market seemed unstoppable. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared past 20,000 and closed at all-time highs on 12 consecutive trading days. The Nasdaq Composite gained almost 10% in three months. Read more »

 

Monetary policy is normalizing due to economic improvement.

On March 15, the Federal Reserve raised the benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point to a range of 0.75-1.00%. The increase was widely expected, and it represented a vote of confidence in the economy. Read more »

Interest Rates

 

Instead of just spending the money, you could plan to pay yourself.

About 70% of taxpayers receive sizable refunds from the Internal Revenue Service. Just how sizable? The average refund totals about $2,800. Read more »

PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 NEXT