Jul
18

5 Ways Rising Interest Rates Matter to You

posted on July 18th 2017 in Fort Worth CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

Higher interest rates typically strengthen the U.S. dollar versus other currencies. That tends to make commodities that are dollar-denominated (e.g., crude oil and most global commodities) more expensive to foreign purchasers. “Dollar-denominated” means these commodities are priced in U.S. dollars — so when the dollar rises, it takes fewer U.S. dollars to buy the commodity, […]

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Jul
15

VIDEO: Should I Buy a House?

posted on July 15th 2017 in Fort Worth CFP Team Posts with 0 Comments

Is it time to buy a house? This is a very common question that clients  ask their professional financial advisor. Dallas financial planner and Chief Investment Officer, Joshua Wilson, CMT®, AIF®, discusses how to assess whether it’s the right time and place for you to take steps towards owning your own home.

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May
11

VIDEO: The Difference Between a Broker and an Advisor

posted on May 11th 2017 in WorthPointe News with 0 Comments

Did your “financial advisor” suggest that fund or option to you because it was the most beneficial for you or it gave them a leg-up to win their firm’s trip to Las Vegas? WorthPointe Chief Investment Advisor Joshua Wilson, CMT®, AIF® talks about the difference between fee-based financial advice and working with a fee-only financial […]

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