In our last piece, we described our marvelous markets, and how to account for their being both robust and random at the same time. Today, we’ll look at how stock pricing works, and why Nobel laureate William F.
It's been a rough Fall for the stock market - so much so that you should probably carefully review your portfolio and other capital transactions to minimize gains or maximize losses for the year. Remember, capital gains and losses are not just limited to stock transactions. For example, stock losses can offset the gain from the sale of a rental.
In our last piece, we introduced the importance of saving, which is the first of five basics that have served investors well over time. Today, we’ll look at where stock market returns really come from, and why that matters to your investing.
The Social Security Administration recently announced that Social Security beneficiaries will get an 8.7% increase in their benefits in 2023. Thanks to the current high inflation, this is the highest increase in 40 years and the second year in a row that there’s been a substantial increase, 5.9% in 2022 and now 8.7% for 2023.