If you haven’t checked in on the overall status of your retirement benefit, now is a great time to do that. Making sure costs are low and participation rates are high can be ways to make sure your plan is financially fit.
The volatility of the markets has been a roller coaster ride so far this year. Many have their opinions for the cause, but a historical perspective is most helpful in determining not only how to react to it but how to navigate through it. The executive producer of The Big Bang Theory, Dave Goetsch, recently reflected on this by writing of his experience with market volatility and how that has influenced his reaction to it today.