Jan
30

2018 Year-End Investment Market Report

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This was the year the long, seemingly endless bull market came to a crashing halt — and U.S. investors finally, for the first time since 2008, experienced the normal definition of a bear market (down 20% from the S&P 500’s all-time high on September 20). The bottom fell out in the final month of 2018, […]

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Jan
23

Picking Funds Based on Performance: A Fool’s Game

posted on January 23rd 2019 in Austin CFP Team Posts & Market Commentary with 0 Comments

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You’ve probably heard from the do-it-yourselfer at your office. “I just invest in the funds with the best performance.” But is this a reasonable? Though a book could be written citing numerous academic studies to address the validity of this “strategy,” I’ll cut to the chase by citing Dimensional Fund Advisors’ (DFA’s) annual study of […]

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Jan
22

What Attracted our Advisors to WorthPointe?

Each of our advisors was drawn to something slightly different at WorthPointe. We take great satisfaction in giving our partners the career they dream of. Here are a few of their stories. Meet Morgan Advisor by day and surfer by night — Morgan is committed to balance in every area of life. He came to […]

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Jan
08

Here for You, Anywhere You Are

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Here at WorthPointe, we want to help you get the most out of life. We are constantly rethinking the traditional features of a wealth management firm and reworking them to better fit your busy lifestyle. This includes our online presence and digital communication. 1. Our Office Online We redesigned our website with navigability and intuition […]

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Nov
29

Meet Our Advisors

We love sharing the stories of how our advisors found WorthPointe to be the perfect fit for their lifestyles and professional goals. It brings us joy to help them find their niche and serve our clients even better. Here are a few examples. Scott – Giving is Living For Scott, giving back to the community […]

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May
23

Robo Financial Advice: Is the discount worth the risk?

posted on May 23rd 2018 in Austin CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

Investing seems like it should be straightforward: buy when stock is low, sell when its high. Reap the profit. Makes sense especially when you consider the big gains demonstrated by the stock market over the past couple of years. Big margins meant bigger discounts for customers of the financial service industry with the growing popularity […]

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