Weekly Market Commentary – January 8, 2018

Weekly Market Update January 8, 2018 Presented by Paul Levin, CFP®, ChFC®, RICP®   General market news Early Monday morning, the yield on the 2-year Treasury opened just below 2 percent at 1.95 percent, while the longer end of the curve essentially stayed flat, making the entire curve flatter. After an initial spike in the […]

Weekly Market Commentary – January 2, 2018

Weekly Market Update January 2, 2018 Presented by Paul Levin                                         General market news Early Monday morning, the yield on the 10-year Treasury opened at 2.41 percent and the 30-year opened at 2.79 percent. The yield curve started 2018 significantly flatter than it did one year ago. The spread between the 3-month and 30-year […]

Weekly Market Commentary – December 18th

Weekly Market Update December 18, 2017 Presented by Paul Levin                                         General market news Early Monday morning, the yield on the 10-year Treasury opened at 2.36 percent and the 30-year opened at 2.69 percent, both below where they stood on Wednesday before the Federal Reserve (Fed) raised its benchmark fed funds rate by 25 […]

Retirement Income Withdrawal Strategies

Withdrawal Strategies For Retirement Income   Pre-Retirees and current Retirees should thoroughly review the potential impact of the various retirement income withdrawal strategies to make a pro-active, informed decision as to which strategy is most efficient for their retirement income.   Deciding how to arrange your investment assets for retirement income is one of the […]