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21 min2020 JUN 4
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Ep 37: Financial Terms You Should Know During the Pandemic


With so much happening in the financial world these past few months, there can be a lot to process when you’re trying to understand the market and the economy. Certain financial terms are being used a lot more now than they were the past decade so we will help you understand what these things mean and how they apply to you.


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Today's show schedule: 

1:28 – Mike and his family staying active outdoors.

3:08 – Getting to Know Mike: What do you do to relieve stress?

5:20 – What would you call what’s happening right now with the market?

7:17 – Help us understand the difference between a recession and a depression.

8:55 – Explain the types of recoveries: U-shaped, V-shaped, W-shaped, L-shaped

10:24 – What is the VIX index?

12:38 – Is this an opportunity for tax-loss harvesting

15:17 – How can index funds benefit people during a downturn?

16:46 – What is rebalancing, how does it work, and how often should you?

19:48 – Our team is in the office and available for people that want to take meetings in person.