In periods of difficult markets, people tend to want to exit; pull their money out. But if you exit the markets you risk missing those good days that lead to positive returns. Kent Kramer, a financial advisor with Foster Group put it best when he said, “You have to be present to win”.
We cannot emphasize this enough; don’t let fear lead you off the path of your well developed financial plan.
In this video, independent financial advisors explain that maintaining a well-diversified portfolio allocated according to your risk tolerance, investment goals, and time horizon is the key to handling market volatility. Listen to these experts and stay the course!
Please remember that past performance may not be indicative of future results. Different types of investments involve varying degrees of risk and there can be no assurance that the future performance of any specific investment, investment strategy, or product made reference to directly or indirectly in this video will be profitable, equal any corresponding indicated historical performance level(s), or be suitable for your portfolio. Moreover, you should not assume that any information or any corresponding discussions serves as the receipt of, or as a substitute for, personalized investment advice from Leading Edge Financial Planning personnel. The opinions expressed are those of Leading Edge Financial Planning as of 01/01/29/19 and are subject to change at any time due to the changes in market or economic conditions.