If every market dip puts you on edge, that could be a sign you aren’t comfortable with your current investment strategy. During this period of market uncertainty, take some time to review your investment plan, and make sure it’s in line with your long-term investing goals. These three steps can help:
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The U.S. Marshals Service said Thursday it will auction roughly $18 million in bitcoins seized last fall from Silk Road, a website that was effectively the eBay of illegal drugs.
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Banker John Guedry’s speech on Wednesday marked the first of what he expected to be many talks with business leaders across the valley through November about a proposed 2 percent margins tax on business that would be earmarked for education.
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Increasing worries about China’s economy and rising tensions over Ukraine rattled the stock market Thursday. Investors sold stocks and shifted to safer assets like bonds. The Dow Jones industrial average fell more than 200 points and Treasury prices rose.
While there are risks to the economy locally and nationally, the fundamentals behind the recovery are good and have improved tremendously over the last few years, according to an economist with Beacon Economics.