We’re several months into the COVID-19 pandemic now, and it’s clear the virus still has a firm grip on the country. While many Americans are most focused on their immediate financial needs, it’s important to keep your long-term goals in mind, too.
Investing for retirement is crucial no matter your age, but it’s a goal that often gets pushed to the back burner. And just a small fraction of Americans are making this smart investing move that will help them build a healthier retirement fund.
Investing during uncertain times:
Right now can be a daunting time to invest in the stock market. We’re officially in a recession, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research, and with the number of coronavirus cases spiking sharply in recent weeks, there’s a chance businesses may need to shut down once again – potentially resulting in a second stock market downturn. Read more…