5 Principles of Long-Term Investing Resilience

Insight by NITP, Inc.

April 6, 2020 – Host Bob Leins, CPA® welcomes Justin Dean, Certified Financial Planner®.  It’s hard to stay calm when you’re bombarded by news about the economy and markets.  Anxiety about your portfolio can creep in, and before you know it, a media barrage may turn your anxiety into panic.  And if that’s not enough, investing has become more complex, pushing investors to take on more risk to achieve the same return of 10 or 20 years ago.

So how do you keep calm when market volatility heats up?  By considering these five Principles of Long-Term Investing with Resilience.

  1. Understand Market Movements
  2. Volatility is Normal
  3.  You Control Your Emotions and Behavior
  4. Take a Longer View
  5. Understanding Risk is Critical

Sources:  MFS Investment Management, Wilshire Analytics

Out of concern for everyone’s safety, the host and guest will hold this discussion from remote locations.

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