Managing Risk in Your Financial Life

Updated August 15, 2016

Surviving the Market's Ups and Downs

Investing in the stock market is the surest path to building long-term wealth. But that kind of return can only be achieved by taking on some risk, and there’s always a chance that a market downturn could wipe out some of your hard-earned dollars. We’ll help you understand and anticipate market risk, and put safeguards in place to help minimize your losses. 

Insuring Against Life's Disasters

Unforeseen disasters can have a big impact on your financial life, whether it’s a fire that destroys your home or an illness that causes you to rack up big medical bills. Fortunately, insurance allows you to manage that risk in exchange for a small monthly fee. We’ll help you navigate the different types of insurance to figure out what you do and don’t need. 

Protecting Against Loss of Income

Losing your job can be devastating, and unemployment benefits can only go so far to blunt the impact of lost income. We’ll help you hang on to your job, while also guiding you to set up an emergency fund to prepare for the worst.