Archive: November 2015

Weekly Market Update: “Stocks Close Mixed on Low Holiday Volume”

MARKETSStocks closed out the short week mixed on very low volume as investors stayed home for the holidays. For the week, the S&P 500 grew 0.04%, the Dow lost 0.14%,…
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The Transformative Power of Suffering

We invite you to listen to this inspiring podcast about the transformative power of suffering and Christian author/speaker Michele Cushatt's harrowing journey.From all of us at Beacon Wealth Consultants, we…
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Weekly Market Update: “Investors Keep Cool Despite Recent Events”

THE MARKETSThe major averages ended last week on a high note despite ongoing concerns about terrorism. Investors kept their cool and gave the S&P 500 its best week of the…
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Managing Healthcare and Medicare Expenses in Retirement

We are pleased to share our 2015 webinar on what Baby Boomers need to know about Medicare and Long Term Care.  If you, or one of your friends or family…
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Weekly Market Update: “How Will the Paris Attacks Affect Markets?”

MARKETSMarkets gave up gains last week and closed lower, ending the worst week since mid-August. Nerves about a possible December rate hike and faltering commodity prices contributed to selling pressure.[1] …
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005 – Managing Health Care and Medicare Expenses in Retirement

In this episode, Managing Health Care and Medicare Expenses in Retirement, Rick and Cassie discuss the three key points you must know about Medicare and managing your health expenses.The three…
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Weekly Market Update: “Stocks Finish Strong on Surprising Jobs Report”

MARKETSMarkets ended last week on a high note, marking the sixth straight week of gains and the longest winning streak for the major averages since late 2014.[1] For the week,…
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Weekly Market Update: Special Update: New Budget Deal Affects Social Security Strategies

THE MARKETSFacing down another government shutdown, the House and Senate passed a new budget deal last week that suspends the debt limit until 2017 and increases funding levels for a…
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