As Markets Weaken, Remember The Long Game

From BlackRock: It’s not always easy for investors to watch large market drops and not react, especially if the value of your retirement savings is falling. Paul Mele talks about recent market events and reminds us of the three things we should remember when markets falter.

Avoid These High-Yield ETFs At All Costs

From Contrarian Outlook: Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) shattered growth records in 2017, with inflows topping $464 billion last year. The global ETF market now boasts more than $4.5 trillion in assets, and a large part of the appeal has been driven by dirt-cheap fees.

The Best ETF Options For Retirees (PFF)

From Contrarian Outlook: Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have rapidly earned a favored spot among investors thanks to their dirt-cheap diversification. If you want to quickly build a blended portfolio at a low price, it’s hard to do better than ETFs.