According to a recent poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, two-thirds of Americans earning between $50,000 and $100,000 would find it difficult to come up with $1,000 to cover an emergency. For those earning less than $50,000 a year, that figure increases to 75 percent. A shocking 38 percent of…
Discover your wealth, well-lived.™
We are caring individuals with deep, uncommon commitment to each and every client relationship.
We are a collaborative team of wealth professionals with far-reaching financial know-how.
We are a familiar name. Like the families and businesses we serve, we’re no strangers to our community’s many challenges … and its endless blessings. We’re here for the long haul.
We are AVL WealthCare, serving business owners, professionals, philanthropists, retirees, retirement plan providers and others in the Mississippi Gulf Coast region and beyond.
Among the arguments made for investing in hedge funds is that they reduce the tail risks of traditional portfolios. In other words, they are expected to at least avoid the impact of market crises. Unfortunately, the 1998 implosion of Long-Term Capital Management and the global financial meltdown in 2008 demonstrated that this hypothesis is incorrect….
Many investors and advisors who implement multifactor portfolios tend to focus on capturing the value premium over the size premium, often for the simple reason that, historically, the value premium has been larger. Others have even challenged the size premium’s very existence, citing a weak and varying historical record. In both situations, it may be…