By the Numbers: 2017 2nd Quarter Report

Emerging market stocks registered another strong quarter returning 6.3% for the period. International developed stocks and US stocks also rose, returning 5.6% and 3.0% respectively. Global real estate increased 2.0%, while U.S bonds returned 1.7% and global bonds returned 0.4%. Commodities declined for the second quarter in a row falling 3.0% for the period. With the first half of 2017 in the books, six of the seven major asset classes are in positive territory.

Summer Intern Lauren

By: Harris Financial Advisors | On: July 3, 2017 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags: intern, summer, team | No comments

Meet Our Summer Intern

We have had the privilege of having Lauren Kuhn (yes, Matt’s daughter) as an intern at Harris Financial Advisors this summer.

Financial Times Names Harris Financial Advisors To Top Adviser List

Harris Financial Advisors is pleased to announce it has been named to the 2017 edition of the Financial Times 300 Top Registered Investment Adviser list. This list recognizes top independent Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms from across the U.S.

Keeping Your Seat Pays Off

It is important not to give up long‐term gains for temporary short‐term stability. Not staying invested and choosing to pull out of markets until they’re less volatile can mean the loss of tens of thousands of dollars (or more).

Social Security and Divorce: What You Need to Know

Anyone who has been through a divorce knows the life-changing toll it takes on a person, emotionally and financially.