Market Update for Month Ending July 31, 2017

Global markets post solid results in July

Financial markets around the globe rose in July. In the U.S., the S&P 500 Index gained 2.06 percent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 2.68 percent, and the Nasdaq Composite surged 3.42 percent. On a technical basis, all three indices remained well above their 200-day moving averages.

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Traditional Vs. Linked-Benefit Long-Term Care Insurance: Which is Right for You?

You’ve taken the time to invest for a financially secure retirement, hoping to spend those years doing the things you enjoy most. But have you considered how an unexpected long-term care event could change your financial outlook? Unfortunately, many individuals require extended care in their later years, and the cost of an uncovered long-term care event can be significant—negatively affecting both your finances and your family.

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North Korea and the Financial Markets

The developing situation between the U.S. and North Korea has rattled the financial markets this week. Should we be worried?

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