Bob Stowe |

Some observations about the post-pandemic economy:

  • According to Inflationdata.com, the current US inflation is about 5.39%. It was about 2% pre-pandemic.
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Bob Stowe |

The S&P 500 Index has doubled in a span of less than 18 months. From March 23, 2020 to September 2, 2021, the index went from 2237 at the bottom of the Corona

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Bob Stowe |

How do we manage risk. 

In the last segment I defined the main retirement risk as the chance of outliving our money. Managing risk essentially becomes having

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Bob Stowe |

In the last piece, I described the origins and usefulness of a diversified retirement portfolio, and particularly the 60/40 stock/bond portfolio. The issue then

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Bob Stowe |

On a recent Saturday morning I was listening to the money talky guys on the radio. This particular one, an indexed annuity salesman, referred to fee-only

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