“Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”
– Warren Buffet
No doubt about it, October was a tough month. The S&P lost 6.8%, marking the worst month in more than seven years (September 2011: -7.0%). It was the worst October overall since the index fell 16.8% in 2008 which signaled the start of the global real estate crisis.
As we always preach, it is important to stay the course and look at the big picture. While you may hear about turmoil due to the midterms or tariffs, we promise to help and guide you as we continually craft and manage your plan and financial future.
Our newsletter echoes and expands on a recent piece of ours, taking financial lessons from football. Additionally, we offer tips on year-end taxes, avoiding identity theft and ensuring a safe shopping experience this holiday season.
As we approach Thanksgiving, we want you to know we’re thankful that you’re part of the Mission Point Family and we’re always here at your service.