Understanding the Basics of Health Insurance

Understanding the Basics of Health Insurance

Health Insurance For Dummies Purchasing healthcare coverage can be one of the most daunting items on anybody's "to-do" list. But the good news is that understanding your options can make the buying process much more manageable -- providing you do your homework. Our...

February 2021 Market Commentary

February 2021 Market Commentary

2020 is over. What now? To say that 2020 was an eventful year is an understatement, but 2021 has been interesting as well!  Between the new Covid variants now spreading, the 2nd Trump impeachment, the riots at the capital, and the end-of-month drop in the market...

The Gamestop Short Squeeze. How and Why?

The Gamestop Short Squeeze. How and Why?

The recent news regarding GameStop, AMC, Blackberry, etc. has many individuals wondering, “What exactly is a Short Squeeze?” This blog post will explain from a high-level view what short selling is, what it means to be squeezed, and the major catalysts and results of the recent major events.

2020 Market Year-End Review

2020 Market Year-End Review

2020 Year-End Market Review: A Year That Surprised Everyone There is a high probability that you feel a sense of relief with the conclusion of 2020 after the hardships and pain some have endured due to Covid-19. To say 2020 was an eventful year is an understatement....

How to Make the Most of Estate Planning

How to Make the Most of Estate Planning

Estate planning is one of the most commonly overlooked areas of financial planning. This month we will continue our discussion of estate planning techniques. If you have been following our blog postings, you may recall the distinction between Per Capita and Per...

Market Commentary – December 2020

Market Commentary – December 2020

How the Markets are Performing After the Presidential Election After two months in a row of losses for the S&P 500 and DOW in September and October, election day in November immediately created a nice relief rally that we participated in at...

Stock Market Commentary – November 2020

Stock Market Commentary – November 2020

Coronavirus Anxiety Round Two  For the second month in a row, the re-surging Coronavirus, anxiety about the presidential election, combined with a lack of new stimulus measures pushed the stock market lower towards the end of the month. In October, The S&P 500 was...

Beneficiaries & Estate Planning

Beneficiaries & Estate Planning

Estate Planning - Don't Overlook it! If you have been following our recent blog postings, you may have noticed we have been focusing heavily on the investment management side of our business. However, comprehensive financial planning involves a wide variety of topics....

When Should You Start Saving for Retirement?

When Should You Start Saving for Retirement?

When Should Retirement Saving Begin?  One of the most frequent questions our financial planners get is “When do I need to start saving for retirement?” followed closely by “How much should I be saving?” The simple answers are “Today” and “As much as you can afford...

September 2020 – Market Commentary

September 2020 – Market Commentary

Market CommentaryJust like July, August proved to be a profitable month for both our portfolios and the stock market indices.  The DOW Jones is still down year to date, but made more strides in August in get back to break even (Source: ...

Welcome to Summit Financial Consulting

Welcome to Summit Financial Consulting

Hello, and welcome to Summit Financial Consulting’s refreshed and relaunched blog. There will be plenty of market insight and useful information to be found here in the coming days and weeks, but with this post, we would like to re-introduce ourselves.

Mutual Funds vs. Exchange-Traded Funds

Mutual Funds vs. Exchange-Traded Funds

Mutual Funds vs. Exchange-Traded FundsNow that we have finished discussing diversification, we will dive into the most popular, and arguably the easiest ways, to diversify. That is right. This month we are comparing and contrasting Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded...

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