In March’s IAG Monthly Investment Insights podcast, Michael Skordeles, Senior Market Strategist for SunTrust's Investment Advisory Group analyzes economic and market trends in the U.S. and globally.
The SunTrust Investment Advisory Group discusses the 2015 outlook for the global economy and investment strategies including fixed income, equities, and non-traditional strategies.
Section 529 plans can be a great way to save for college--in many cases, the best way--but they're not the only way. When you're investing for a major goal like education, it makes sense to be familiar with all of your options.
Now that you’re starting to get serious about saving for retirement, you can increase the odds of meeting your retirement goals with these strategies.
Now that you’re nearing retirement, keep up your momentum and reduce your investment risk with these strategies.
Thinking of investing in a mutual fund? They definitely have their benefits. Here’s what you need to know about the tax ramifications of investing in them.
Take diversification a step further by investing in global markets. Find out if holding some foreign stocks in your investment portfolio could be a strategy for you.
Concerned about market instability and low interest rates? Take these 6 steps to help secure your financial future
Debbie Riney-Smith tells us the top tips for investing in this PINK Minute Mentor video.
Know when to sell a stock? Follow a buy-and-hold strategy rather than buy and sell shares frequently. Learn how to recognize when it makes sense to sell a security.
Learn about the pros and cons of buying gold, and the benefits of diversifying your investment portfolio with a mix of stocks and bonds.
Protect your savings against rising inflation. The best investments often include stocks, commodities, real estate and inflation-protected securities. Learn more.
Managing financial risk is crucial for your retirement plans. Learn what the top three risks are and how to defend against them.
Considering exchange-traded funds? Find out if they’re a good choice for your portfolio.
Learn what economic indicators mean and why they matter to your investment strategy.
Consider stocks as you approach retirement. There is less risk associated with bonds than regular stocks.
The law of supply and demand produces price inflation
"It pays to have an understanding of fundamental investment concepts. Knowledgeable investors are better
prepared when shopping for investments and investment services."
Generally, when financial advisors or the media talk about investment risk, their focus is on the historical price volatility of the asset or investment under discussion.
Compare four different retirement accounts to determine how they will be affected by changes in your tax rate.
Talk to your college-age children about contributing to an IRA - it's never too early to start saving.