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Highlight: 529 Plans

2020-05-29T09:03:00-04:00

HIGHLIGHT: 529 PLANS May 29, 2020 A college education is one of the largest and most important investments you’ll ever make.  Unfortunately, the cost of this investment has risen rapidly, illustrating the downside of the “Miracle of Compound Interest.”  The average annual cost of college in the US for the 2019-2020 [...]

Highlight: 529 Plans2020-05-29T09:03:00-04:00

Dreams of ‘Beverly Hills’ crushed as oil crashes below zero

2020-05-01T11:09:35-04:00

Dreams of ‘Beverly Hills’ crushed as oil crashes below zero Mickey Kim / May 1, 2020 Come and listen to my story about a man named Jed A poor mountaineer, barely kept his family fed, And then one day he was shootin’ at some food, And up through [...]

Dreams of ‘Beverly Hills’ crushed as oil crashes below zero2020-05-01T11:09:35-04:00

2020 Q1 Client Letter

2020-04-10T17:10:43-04:00

Dear Clients: The term “unprecedented” is often misused/overused, but is certainly apropos to describe what would become the COVID-19 global pandemic and concomitant destruction of the world economy and financial/commodity markets.  Unfortunately, the lead headline in the April 1, 2020 edition of The Wall Street Journal (“WSJ”), “Stocks End Worst Quarter [...]

2020 Q1 Client Letter2020-04-10T17:10:43-04:00

Fear More Contagious Than COVID-19

2020-04-01T14:48:57-04:00

FEAR MORE CONTAGIOUS THAN COVID-19 March 17, 2020 There is one thing more contagious and dangerous than COVID-19; that is fear. Not only does fear and anxiety weaken our immune system (we physically become more susceptible to illness), it also wreaks havoc on our decision making. We all want to make [...]

Fear More Contagious Than COVID-192020-04-01T14:48:57-04:00

Stay Calm, Stay In And Stay The Course

2020-04-01T11:15:27-04:00

STAY CALM, STAY IN AND STAY THE COURSE March 9, 2020 These past few weeks have been historic in terms of market volatility.  Panic seems to be reaching a crescendo today, with stock market “circuit breakers” kicking in for the first time since the Great Financial Crisis of a decade ago.  [...]

Stay Calm, Stay In And Stay The Course2020-04-01T11:15:27-04:00

Buffett on Coronavirus scare: “We certainly won’t be selling.”

2020-04-01T14:51:17-04:00

Buffett on Coronavirus scare: “We certainly won’t be selling.” Mickey Kim / March 6, 2020 Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett is well known as the “Oracle of Omaha” to a legion of investing disciples who eagerly await the last Saturday in February, when his annual letter to shareholders [...]

Buffett on Coronavirus scare: “We certainly won’t be selling.”2020-04-01T14:51:17-04:00

Coronavirus-induced volatility your friend, not enemy

2020-04-01T15:58:32-04:00

CORONAVIRUS-INDUCED VOLATILITY YOUR FRIEND, NOT ENEMY February 1, 2020 Given the media frenzy surrounding the emergence and spread of the Wuhan Coronavirus, we thought you’d be interested in Mickey’s next Investing column for the Indianapolis Business Journal, which will be published on Friday, February 7. As stated in the column, we [...]

Coronavirus-induced volatility your friend, not enemy2020-04-01T15:58:32-04:00