How a Generation Got Deceived Into Low Yields

By Jody Chudley Last week, we had the biggest stock market drop in months.
I took the opportunity to remind my parents that they shouldn’t panic when the stock market sells off… they should root for it.
In fact, the further the market falls, the better it is for them.
Let me explain…
My parents have built a portfolio that is skewed toward term deposits and savings accounts. They’ve worked hard and saved religiously.
Their parents, who went through the Great Depression, taught them that term deposits and savings accounts were the most secure places to invest their cash.
They have some exposure to the stock market, but not …read more



Did you enjoy this article? Join our FREE Newsletter!
I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp ( more information )
Join over 100,000 investors and business leaders worldwide. Get the latest actionable business and investing intelligence before the rest of the crowd.
We hate spam. Your email address will not be sold or shared with anyone else.