In conjunction with Boston Magazine, Five Star Professional has recognized Timothy Hayes with the 2018 Five Star Wealth Manager.Read More
Tim provides a mutual fund and ETF due diligence selection process using fi360. Screening 10,000+ funds down to a couple hundred eligible for use in your portfolio. The process screens for manager tenure, fees, performance, and style.
You have probably heard conversations where people worried about what would happen to interest rates if China stopped buying our government debt. Moreover, before China, people were concerned about Japan.Read More
The U.S. stock market has come a long way from its Great Recession low. That low, at which the S&P 500 bottomed out at 666 on March 9, 2009, is what has been called “the Haines’ bottom,” named after legendary CNBC anchor Mark Haines, who called the bottom of the market’s plunge on the air. (Sadly, Mark passed away in March of 2011.)Read More
With index investing, investors buy a basket of stocks or bonds. (Investors cannot directly invest in an index.) The most popular index is probably Standard & Poor’s 500 (S&P 500), which tracks the 500 largest companies on the NYSE or NASDAQ and is a staple in the menu of investment choices that many of you have in your 401(k)-plan.Read More
For the past 26 years, I’ve had the pleasure of providing financial advice to educators as their financial advisor for their 403b plans. During this time, I have accumulated a reservoir of knowledge on your retirement system, the social security offset/windfall elimination, 403b plans, and other financial issues specific to educatorsRead More