Money Talk

December 15, 2020

WESTFIELD, NJ — When he was 8 years old, Mark Swingle took the money he saved from doing extra chores around the house and invested in the stock market. The Westfield boy didn’t get rich off of his first investments, but he sure learned a few things. “That was my first experience with stocks,” ...

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Although the coronavirus and the resulting economic dislocations are sadly still with us, there are glimmers of hope. The scientific community tells us: Masks are proving to be effective tools for preventing infection. The US mortality rate per infection is roughly half of what it was in ...

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Join Westfield Financial Planning Oct. 28 for an MIT AgeLab presentation! Media Replay: Crises of today .. .or yesterday? Today’s headlines may seem scary — so scary that “playing it safe” may seem like the only rational strategy. But are these headlines really “new” news, or a media ...

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The first quarter saw the S&P 500 drop 34% at the fastest pace ever. Our way of life and our health is under siege by COVID-19. Our countrymen are suffering the worst bout of unemployment since the Great Depression. Today’s political environment is among the most divisive in our almost ...

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