Can a dividend reinvestment strategy be the antidote to falling markets? Or, put another way--can falling markets provide a way to grow an even bigger nest egg for your future, by using steady increasing dividend reinvestment? The answer is yes-- and you've already used the strategy if you own a 401k, 403b or 457 plan. How? Rain or shine, during good markets and bad, you kept contributing to your retirement plan. And guess what? It was during down markets like these that you built the MOST wealth--buying good company shares at lower prices. Today, Steve will demonstrate how to build Retirement Wealth The Smart Way--while protecting what you've worked so hard to save. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!
Did Donald Trump do the right thing in pulling the United States from the Paris Climate Accord? According to the Heritage Group, the answer is YES and for several reasons. We'll review those reasons today. Meanwhile, investors from around the world have poured money into assets like once-frozen farmland in Canada, rainforests in Borneo, and groundwater basins in California, betting that warming temperatures--and corresponding carbon taxes-- will raise their value. Have you wondered how that might work? Well, today we'll review a Wall Street Journal report and talk about the smart way to build Retirement Wealth! You don't want to miss today's show MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!
To say that this December in the stock market has been volatile is an understatement! Behind the broad, swift market slide of late 2018 is an underlying new reality: Roughly 85% of all trading is now on autopilot—controlled by machines, mathematical models, or passive investing formulas, creating an unprecedented trading "herd" that moves in unison and--unfortunately sometimes-- blazingly fast. Analysts are now recognizing that the machines can both buy in unison or sell in unison. So what's an investor to do? Give up? Today, we'll provide you with an update on how the machines are affecting the markets and most importantly, how you can play to win while building retirement wealth the SMART way. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!