Inequality, bias and exclusion persist in many forms. As we experience the unsettling events in the news over the past several weeks, we acknowledge those members of our community and our firm, who have been impacted in very personal ways and are hurting.
voices.cf.socialware.com We are encouraging honest conversation, which we believe is essential to gain awareness, address unconscious bias, and achieve greater understanding and empathy in our communities and our world. Together, we can build a stronger tomorrow.
3 reasons why you might already be prepared to navigate this
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More than 30 million Americans have filed jobless claims since March. Industry professionals share their economic outlooks and step-by-step instructions on what to do if you find yourself unemployed.
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3 considerations for your stimulus check
voices.cf.socialware.com By prioritizing your needs, you can map out a plan that sets you up for success.
The “shock and awe” of negative oil prices will add to a list of unprecedented economic readings reflecting the dramatic economic shutdown. We think the economy will start to exhibit progress as we advance, but not without setbacks along the way.
voices.cf.socialware.com Read our latest guidance on oil prices and market volatility.
We take a look back at the first quarter, as well as look ahead to the economic outlook and fixed-income outlook, among others.
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From direct payments and unemployment assistance to student loan payment suspensions and retirement account changes, here are a few ways the government is offering financial stability and relief during this time.
voices.cf.socialware.com Let's consider key parts of this as part of your financial strategy. Give me a call.
Check out this week's market update for details on last week's market moves and a preview of the week ahead.
voices.cf.socialware.com Take a look at our update.
Our managing partner Penny Pennington participated in a Q&A with AdvisorHub – take a look at her thoughts on these unprecedented last few weeks.
voices.cf.socialware.com What has encouraged Penny during this time
In order to protect the well-being of the community we serve, our branch office is not meeting in person with new and existing clients at this time. We will continue to serve you through several virtual options.
voices.cf.socialware.com We're ready to listen, support and navigate this together. Give me a call.
For the first time in more than a decade, we've crossed the threshold of a bear market. Let's put this performance in perspective.
voices.cf.socialware.com Lessons from history about potential upsides to the down market
Don't let these six emotional investing behaviors derail your journey to reach your long-term goals.
voices.cf.socialware.com Let's review your goals together, and come up with a plan to help you stay committed to your investment strategy.
The drop in oil prices is adding to the coronavirus anxiety in the markets, which are trading much more on fear than fundamentals.
voices.cf.socialware.com Read our latest guidance on the market correction.
The velocity of this selloff resembles fear and panic more than economic or financial reality.
voices.cf.socialware.com In this market correction, Investment Strategist Craig Fehr gives five takeaways to help you navigate the terrain.
Check out our weekly market update for news on last week's market and guidance for the week ahead.
voices.cf.socialware.com Take a look at our update.
I'm proud we were ranked the No. 7 spot on this list, the 16th year the firm has ranked in the top 10.
voices.cf.socialware.com More than 60 elements were evaluated, including the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team.
I'm proud of our firm for continuing to invest in programs that build community and support the development of my fellow associates.
voices.cf.socialware.com 680 major U.S. businesses received top marks in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 18th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality
The next generation is ready to take over! Great having Landon at the office this afternoon.
Here's a helpful guide to this retirement and savings bill that just became effective.
voices.cf.socialware.com Could these new rules impact your financial goals? Give me a call to discuss.
A short-term market decline doesn’t change your long-term goals. To work toward those goals, you’ll need to combine money with time.
voices.cf.socialware.com What are you waiting for?
Are you wondering what to expect from the markets in 2020?
voices.cf.socialware.com The markets have seen their share of good and bad news in 2019. What can investors expect in the new year? Investment Strategist Nela Richardson details four areas you should watch in 2020.
We'll help you sort fact from fiction, so you're better able to meet your financial goals.
voices.cf.socialware.com Is saving the same as investing? Read on to see!
We're proud to continue supporting the fight against this disease. In 2020 Edward Jones financial advisors and Alzheimer’s Association experts will host new joint seminars for clients about protecting health and wealth when facing a long-term illness.
voices.cf.socialware.com In 2019 alone, Edward Jones had nearly 19,000 walk participants and raised more than $3.35 million.
Have you named beneficiaries yet on your account? If not, contact me today.
voices.cf.socialware.com Now is the time to get started on your estate strategy, to determine your wishes are carried out.
Looking to build and preserve wealth, save for retirement or leave something for the people and organizations you care about? Let's talk about our account and asset management options.
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It was a great morning at The Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Thank you to all who walked with us and for your support.
Canadian and U.S. stocks have declined by more than 2.5% over the last two days (Oct. 2) on worries that a slowdown in manufacturing will spread to other parts of the U.S. economy.
voices.cf.socialware.com We believe a return to normal market volatility should be expected but doesn't alter our view the economy will grow in the year ahead rather than fall into a recession and the bull market in stocks continues.
3 tips to get more comfortable
voices.cf.socialware.com It's never too late to become more engaged with your finances.
A look back at the first half of 2019, and what's ahead.
voices.cf.socialware.com The latest on this long-running bull market
Are you prepared for more volatility as this bull market ages?
voices.cf.socialware.com Investment Strategist Kate Warne gives an update on this long-running bull and offers insight on what investors can expect through year-end
Stocks fell sharply on May 13 following the most recent U.S.-China tit-for-tat on tariffs. But a return to higher volatility doesn't change the positive economic fundamentals.
voices.cf.socialware.com Read our latest guidance on market uncertainty and investing for the long term.
I can help you decide how much it might take to fill your “rainy day” bucket.
voices.cf.socialware.com An unexpected expense could derail your financial strategy. It's important to plan ahead.
"What a great honor it is to be recognized for what matters most, which is making a difference in the lives of our clients," Managing Partner Penny Pennington said.
voices.cf.socialware.com The J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Full Service Investor Satisfaction StudySM measures overall investor satisfaction with 18 full service investment firms based on 8 factors including financial advisor, account information and investment performance.
Take a quick look at some changes taking effect this year that could affect your income.
voices.cf.socialware.com As you begin working on your taxes for 2018, next year’s returns may be far from your mind. But keep in mind that what you do this year could impact your bottom line on next year’s tax form.
Stocks turned lower on Dec. 4, giving back gains as the shine on a tariff truce faded. Here's why we think the bull market is not out of gas.
voices.cf.socialware.com Near-term jitters could make for a bumpy ride as we close out 2018, but looking ahead, we don't expect them to outweigh the still-positive fundamental backdrop.
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