24 Investing Statistics You Must Know

We’re constantly communicating with investors who develop ideas and opinions about the stock market. We truly understand their angst. We too struggle to make the best decisions without personal funds. With all the uncertainty that surrounds the market, we decided to put together a list of 24 of the most interesting investing statistics we think you need to know before diving in.

Can I Really Retire with $100,000 a Year in Income?

In a recent meeting with some long-term clients, we began updating their comprehensive wealth plan. I vividly remember their specific goal. They wanted to reach retirement with an annual income of $100,000. Years ago when their journey to their financial independence began, this number was out of reach.

Is the Market due for a crash in 2020?

A decade ago, things were looking pretty dire. In October 2009, the U.S. unemployment rate peaked at 10%, and the Federal Reserve was scrambling to incite calm in a very jittery stock market and U.S. economy.

Just seven months earlier, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq Composite, and broad-based S&P 500 all hit multiyear lows.

New Website up and running

Our new DFS Marketing website became live yesterday, 1-13-20.

We are still working out a few bugs, updating content, and building out the store.

It will be a work in progress for the next couple of weeks; but it is all in an effort to serve our Agents better and give them the ultimate Agent Experience.