been a volatile start to 2016 in financial markets. Worries over China, US
interest rates and falling commodity prices have unnerved many investors.
How should you respond to all those scary headlines? This week’s Coffee Break highlights the importance of having a financial plan…and sticking to it.
Listen to Your Plan
One large investment bank says “sell everything”. Another says “this is a buying opportunity”. Who should you listen to at a time like this? In his latest New York Times column, Carl Richards suggests this is when having a clearly articulated financial plan pays off.
Market volatility can be hard to take. But having and sticking to a financial plan can make the ride easier.
Monday, February 01, 2016
Jim Parker's Coffee Break: Sticking to the Plan
Posted by Andy Matthews at 10:03 AM