Market Fluctuations

July, 2020

Investments that best align with your financial goals.

 

 

Without a plan, investors are prone to making knee-jerk reactions when there are swings in the market. A well thought-out investment strategy provides the guidance needed to help you stay on track when inevitable market fluctuation occurs. It can also point you towards the types of investments that best align with your financial goals.

By maintaining a clear purpose for your investment strategy, you help yourself stay on track and confidently navigate the ups and downs of the market.

When developing your investment strategy, consider the following factors:

1. YOUR INVESTMENT GOALS
Specifically, for what or whom you are accumulating funds? Your investment goals will help you determine suitable investments.

2. YOUR TIME HORIZON
How many years will it be until you need to use what you have invested? Longer time horizons may provide flexibility for more aggressive investment choices.

3. YOUR TOLERANCE FOR RISK
Take your broader financial situation into account, and consider how comfortable you are with varying degrees of risks as you pursue your investment goals.

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