Investment management is central to how we help you achieve financial independence and peace of mind. Together, we will create an overarching strategy and build an appropriate asset allocation based on your risk tolerance and long-term objectives. First, we need to understand what you need from your portfolio to support your financial goals and how comfortable you are with investment risk. Then we’ll dig into loss and volatility thresholds, investment preferences, opportunities for private investments, preferences for values-based investing, and more.
Once we have an appropriate investment plan for you, we create an Investment Policy Statement, with an outline of expectations and guidelines for managing the portfolio, that lays a foundation for success.
Why is the Market Going Up When Economic News Looks Grim?
Our clients, and investors broadly, have been asking this important question: How do we reconcile the recent stock market gains, particularly in the United States, with the poor state of the current economy and the weak outlook? In this post, we explain the variables that impact investor behavior and respond to why financial markets can rally in the face of negative news.
Gretchen Hollstein Named to 2020 Forbes Top Women Wealth Advisors List
We are pleased to share that Litman Gregory Senior Advisor and Principal Gretchen Hollstein, CFP® has been named to the 2020 Forbes Top Women Wealth Advisors list.
Taking Action in a Time of Uncertainty
In our role as wealth advisor, we take seriously our responsibility to help guide thoughtful decision making and wise action. Although we face much uncertainty in the current environment, there are a number of steps we can confidently take to create positive financial impact. We review seven of the more common actions we are recommending to our clients today.