Date: August 2019

4 posts in August 2019

Market Strategies: Three Ways to Play Defense in Your Stock Portfolio

August 28, 2019
Market Strategies: Three Ways to Play Defense in Your Stock Portfolio

Defensive investment strategies share a common goal—to help a portfolio better weather an economic downturn and/or bouts of market volatility. But there are some key differences, including the specific criteria by which particular stocks are selected. If you are nearing retirement or just have a more conservative risk tolerance, one of these defensive strategies may…

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Social Security: Shoring Up America’s Safety Net

August 28, 2019
Social Security: Shoring Up America's Safety Net

Ever since a legal secretary named Ida May Fuller received the first Social Security retirement check in 1940, Americans have been counting on Social Security to provide much needed retirement income. For many older Americans, Social Security is their main source of guaranteed retirement income—income that continues throughout their lifetimes and is indexed for inflation…

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Real Estate Investing 101

August 28, 2019
Real Estate Investing 101

Historically low mortgage interest rates and rising home values are just a couple of reasons why investors may be drawn to real estate investing. Not only does real estate have the potential to provide a steady income stream, but it can help diversify an investment portfolio and act as a hedge against inflation. If you…

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Symphony Financial Planning to Sponsor Upcoming Art Events

August 16, 2019
Symphony Financial Planning to Sponsor Upcoming Art Events

Financial planning firm is a sponsor for the Davis Arts Center’s annual studio tour and holiday sale. DAVIS, California—August 17, 2019—Symphony Financial Planning is proud to be a sponsor for two of the Davis Arts Center’s most beloved events: the Davis Art Studio Tour and the annual Holiday Sale. Symphony Financial Planning has sponsored both…

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