Global View Investment Blog

Financial Self-Defense

3 Ways to Semi-Transition into Retirement

What a Job Loss or Business Downturn Means for Your Retirement

Can I Still Retire?

4 Ways COVID-19 May be Affecting Your Retirement, And What to Do About It

Investing in an Era of Moral Hazard

Mid-Year Portfolio Update

Social Security and the Pandemic

The Power of Delayed Gratification

What Past Stock Market Crashes Can Teach Us

Founder of Global View Discusses Investing Post-Coronavirus

South Carolina State Scholarships: How to Provide a Worry Free Education

Why Have College Debt When it is Avoidable?

Carolina Financial Advisors Weigh-In on Bear Market Stocks: Great Buys or Bust?

Investing in the World After Coronavirus – Some Thoughts

Social Security – A Major Financial Decision

Why I Preach Debt Free? The Coronavirus!

Navigating the COVID-19 Recession

Why Have an Emergency Fund? Coronavirus!

How the CARES Act Impacts You

What You Need to Know About the Stimulus Bill

An Update on the Coronavirus and Bear Market

Coronavirus: What Should You Do Now?

Coronavirus May Cause the Second Bear Market since 2018; What Now?

Your View of the Future and Investing for Today, Tomorrow, and After Tomorrow

What You Should Know About Investment Loss

Greenville, SC Named One of the Best Places to Save for Retirement

We Live in a Golden Age. Tell Your Kids. Then Your Kids Can Tell Their Kids.

Retirement Planning and the Sale of a Business

What You Need to Know About the SECURE Act

Are You Protecting Yourself from Financial Fraud? You Should Be

The Financial Impacts of Divorce

A Financial New Year’s Resolution Checklist

Teaching Kids About Finances

Financial Planning Horror Stories to Avoid

Annuity Straight Talk

Investing in 2020: Long Awaited Trend Change to Small Caps and International?

Why Investors Need to Start Thinking Globally

Constant Vigilance to Improve Client’s Risk (and Return)

5 Ways Bad Financial Advice Can Affect You

10 Things You Didn’t Know About a 401k

When to Cut Your Children Off Financially

‘Free’ Stock Trades – Is This a Free Lunch?

What Carolina Financial Advisors Say You Should Do In Your 20s to Retire In Your 60s

The Process of Tax Planning: 5 Things You Should Know

Common Estate Planning Mistakes

Is It Time to Re-Evaluate Your Risk?

Common Questions Asked by Our Richest Clients

Want to Retire Successfully? Here Are 12 Things You Should Be Doing

Financial Planning Trends: Do It Yourself or Hire an Advisor?

How Should I Invest for the Next Recession?

10 Tips from a Millionaire’s Advisor

How to Become a Successful Retirement Story

Why Money and Retirement Are Two of the Most Common Worries

4 Questions That Can Save You Money

We’ve Got an Expert for That

‘Trade War,’ Volatility and the Reality of Permanent Loss

Family-Office Style Services Aren’t Just for the Royals Anymore

To Know What You Want in Retirement, Remember How You Got There

4 Misconceptions Wall Street (and Discount Brokerage) Wants You to Believe

5 Signs You May Be Working With the Wrong Financial Advisor

What World Class Investing Looks like and Where to Find It

5 Ways Investors Sabotage Themselves

BMW Associates – Your Pension is Changing and You Must Take Action, Quickly!

How Does a Paraplanner Benefit You?

The Truth About Insurance Agents – How to Really Protect Yourself

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Invest in Bond Index Funds

Why Variable Annuities Lead to Retirement Horror Stories

5 Things To Do Before You Know You Can Retire

What Did Billy Graham Think About Retirement? Part 1

‘Chimp Management’ – It’s Not Just for Cyclists; It’s for Investors Too

Investment Lessons From a Hardwood Floor Expert

Economic Realities for Tough Times; Attacking Investors’ Most Common Worries

How to Integrate Tax Planning Into Your Investment Strategy

How to Plan Like a Millionaire: Tips from the Best Financial Advisors Greenville, SC

A Retirement Nightmare!

When Your Child Steals $50,000 From You …

Investment Magical Thinking – 5 Ways Investors Get Deluded and What to Do About It

Why Most Successful Retirement Stories Start With a Financial Advisor

Now That We Know It’s a Bear Market, What Should We Do?

Why Work with an Advisor? To Avoid the Retirement Horror Stories

How to Stop Worrying About Finances: Tips from a Financial Advisor Greenville SC

Why Variable Annuities are Almost Always Bad

The 4 Monkeys: Why You Should Work With Fee Only Financial Planners, and Why Joey Hines is Your Retirement Transition Specialist

How We Select, Categorize and Fire Managers (updated November 2018)

Core Estate Planning Documents

Estate Planning for Everyone (Not Just Millionaires!)

Special Update – The Farther Backward You Can Look, the Farther Forward You are Likely to See

Global View has joined NAPFA, Dave Ramsey SmartVestor Program

Not Understanding Securities and How Returns are Generated

The Advisor Performance Derby: A Race to the Bottom (Financial Planning Trends)

The 6 Most Common Worries When it Comes to Investing – And How You Can Eliminate Them

What to Do After a Stock Market Crash: The Best Financial Advisors (Greenville SC) Know

Should I Adjust My Investment Strategy Because of Potential Trade War? Where in the World Should I Invest?

3 Steps to Prepare Yourself for a Stock Market Crash

Charitable Deductions Are Gone For Many! Here Are Some Strategies That May Help!

Proper Financial Planning Requires a System, Not Just Goals – Know Your Investment Risk

Stop Being the Sucker: How to Beat the Big Banks at the Investment Game and Fight Confusopoly

Moving to the Carolinas? 5 Points to Finding Financial Planning Greenville SC, Asheville, NC

The Truth About Rising Rates and Bond Prices

5 Things You Need to Know About Making Money in Bonds (When More Than Half of the Players Are Not Even Trying)

3 Key Reasons Investors Fall for Different Types of Investment Risk

Financial Advocates Protect Against Shareholder Conflicts of Interest

Investment Portfolio Management: Pay For Play

Conflicts of Interest and Why Financial Advocates Are So Important to Your Investment Strategy

Added Security for Global View Clients

How to Build an Investment Portfolio

Financial Horror Stories: The Greatest Threat to a Successful Retirement

Ask Yourself: What Is A Financial Advocate?

What Is A Fee Only Investment Advisor and Why is it the Only Way to Go?

Global View Investment Advisors Launches New and Improved Website

Is Trump Starting a Trade War or Defending American Jobs? What Does This Mean for The Economy and Stock Market?

Retirement: You can have anything you want, but ...

Why You Need an Advocate to Weather Market Corrections (and Beat the Financial Services Confusopoly)

How to Use Charlie Munger’s 'The Psychology of Human Misjudgment' to Select and Work With a Financial Advisor

Is Bitcoin Money? And Should I be Investing in Bitcoin Now?

Biggest Income Tax Overhaul since 1986 – Christmas Gift or a Lump of Coal?

Do Big Banks and Insurance Firms Prey on Investors to Make Money at Their Expense

Confusopoly at TIAA "If They Cry, They Buy"

Are You Ready To Retire?

Confusopoly: Is TIAA Preying on Investors?

Special Attention to Special Needs:  Understanding ABLE Accounts

Recommendations For Managing Debt

Don't Rely on Teachers to Teach Your Kids Everything

Webinar: Building Portfolios to Snap Back (Like a Military Grade Rubber Band)

Ideal Investments: Building Portfolios That Snap Back, Like a Military-Grade Rubber Band

How to Pick Investment Managers Responsibly (It’s About Your Retirement and Your Grandkids)

Are you a victim of the Equifax data breach?

Key Questions to Ask Your Financial Advisor

Wells Fargo Boosts Fake-Account Estimate 67% to 3.5 Million

Helping or Hurting; Where's the Line for Adult Children

Kids Need Hands-On Lessons to Manage Money

Obese Funds in 401ks May be Costing You 1-3% Per Year (more than High Fees)!

What Does Retirement Look Like For You? Golfing and Rocking Chairs can get old fast!

Fooling Yourself Is Not a Winning Strategy (When it Comes to Life or Investing)

Why we are using Interval Funds like Pimco Flexible Credit Income and Rivernorth Market Opportunities

What does retirement mean to you? Al Smith, Smith’s Jewelry Store - Age 88

Amazon Purchase of Whole Foods: Buy N Large or “Conscious Capitalism”?

Socially Responsible Investing: Is It Your Duty to Finance Your Grandkids' Future?

Trade War with Germany? Not Yet – and BMW is Looking Up (for now)

Socially Responsible Investing: Stopping the Theft

What Does Retirement Mean to You?

Sometimes 'Surprises' Aren’t Surprises – Grandeur Peak Highlight (and Why We Work Hard to Find Excellent Managers)

Smart Asset Allocation and Performance Benchmarking (Sadly Most Investors Do It Wrong)

Validation of our Thoughts at Morningstar Investment Conference in Chicago

A Man Inherits a Million Dollars, Walks into a Bar Asking Questions …

A Practical Approach to Valuing a Stock (And Changing its Value as Conditions Change)

Accountants: What You Don't See Is Destroying Your Clients’ Wealth!

Wide Moat Investing is Global

Will Yesterday’s Winners be Tomorrow's Winners?

Instead of Chasing Performance in Risky Indexes Investors Need to Look Outside the Box (Stocks and Bonds)!

How Will The President Finance his Proposals?

Because You Are a Serious Investor, You Get It (It’s Serious Money now – which means you may need a Serious Advisor)

Wealthy People Don’t Own Annuities (because they are educated by fee-only advisors)

Webinar- President Trump Implications for Your Portfolio

President Trump Implications for Your Portfolio

So you bought a Variable Annuity. We forgive you. And we can help!

Ways to Save in 2017

Are Variable Annuities a good idea for you? (or just for Life Insurance Company?)

2016 Year End Planning Checklist

Prepare for Trumpflation (but it might take longer than you think)

President Trump

No Surprise: The Best Investments Are Not Those Offered By Financial Conglomerates!

2016 4th Quarter Newsletter

If you don’t mind being “Cross Sold” by the big banks, don’t read this.

Excellent Tips From Charles Schwab For Protecting Your Data and Money

Save Yourself From This Financial Horror Story!

Why is Your 401k Fund so Risky?

High Risk Funds in 401(k)s Cause Investors to Defer Retirement

Morgan Stanley Caught in Cross Selling Scandal

3 Life Changes That Call for Review

Is it Okay for Your Friends and Family to Continue Being “Cross Sold” at the Big Banks (like Wells Fargo)?

We Need Your Advice to Solve a Mystery

Wells Fargo Unsavory Sales Practices Highlight Need to Look Elsewhere for Investment Services

Help Others You Love Become Credit Worthy

Ken Moore quoted in September Money Magazine

Setting the Path: College Education

Why Own Great Businesses Now?

Securities Based Lending Products (SBLs)- Great for Big Wall Street Firms, Horrible for Clients!

Investing in Great Businesses in the US and Abroad

Global View Adds Wealth Planning Strategist

Kopernik Update

Kurt Schumacher Joins Global View Investment Advisors

Should I Invest Overseas?

Brexit: What Now

Fiduciary? What is the Big Deal?

Will 1/3 of Financial Advisors Quit?

New DOL Rule highlights conflicts of interest and may cause 1/3 of advisors to leave the industry

Investment Newsletter

Should I pay off my mortgage?

Videos in response to the Department of Labor fiduciary rule intended to deal with conflicts of interest

Erin Sweatt has joined Global View

April 30, 2016 Social Security Deadline – Could this cost you thousands of dollars?

Welcome Caroline Clarke to Global View!

Value investing Guru Seth Klarman says "don't give up on value investing."

Why use Credit Cards over Debit Cards

2015 End of Year Letter for Public

Market Update

Dividing a Family with Inheritance

An Enthusiastic heart finds opportunities everywhere

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