When the financial markets experience volatility and the economy tightens, as it is today, many people point to these circumstances as the reasons their investment plans are failing. But the reality is that volatility is a natural occurrence. History has shown that financial markets and the economy move in cycles.
So, if these market cycles are to be expected, why do many investors still struggle? Following are some of the most common reasons and suggestions on how to avoid these pitfalls.
No clear goals for the portfolio. As with many aspects in life, having a clear goal creates a clear …Read More