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Risk Numbers by State

Jason Zweig featured this data in his article, When Your Neighbors Move In to Your Investment Portfolio, for The Wall Street Journal. Since 2013, advisors have been using the Risk Number® to quantify risk and empower fearless investing for their clients. When we decided to look deeper into Risk Number…


Advisors: What to Do in a Bull Market

There's never been a better time to be a financial professional. We love seeing advisors seize opportunities amidst favorable markets and new technology, but bull markets don't last forever. In the long term, markets don’t travel in a straight line, do they? Even with corrections, the markets have always…


What Ovens and Risk Have in Common

Remember when ovens didn’t have thermometers? Wait—that was a thing? Most of us can’t imagine it, but it wasn’t all that long ago when ovens without temperatures were a reality of everyday life. If you look at recipes from the 19th century, they’re very short…


Who's Making the Rules?

Do you remember that time when a single tweet cost Amazon six billion dollars? What about a billion dollar Snapchat nosedive? Regardless of your personal feelings about the Donald Trumps or Kylie Jenners of the world, the fact remains that some individuals seemingly wield a ton of power at their…


Volatility Still Exists

A couple of weeks ago, an advisor asked us a very specific (and very timely) question: “Stocks are at an all-time high, bonds are at an all-time high, we’re in the longest Bull market in history—how do I remind my clients that volatility still exists?" [Cue the first…