Alan’s Financial Tips – Is There a Bond Bubble..

With interest rates for bonds so low and bond prices so high many fixed income experts think that we are in a bond bubble. Some bonds such as the Germany‚Äôs 10 year bond are selling at a negative interest rate. A COMMON MYTH IS THAT BOND INVESTMENTS ARE SAFE INVESTMENTS When interest rates decline the price and principal of the …

Norm’s Safari

Photos from Norm Olshansky’s Summer 2019 African Safari…

Alan’s Financial Tips – Tax Control

How your investments are diversified from a tax perspective will impact your ability to leverage your withdrawals during retirement. Looking at the Tax Control triangle below, there are four ways your withdrawals will be taxed. Moving clockwise from the bottom right, investments are either Fully Taxed at ordinary income, taxed at your Capital Gains Rate, and Never Taxed. A fourth …