Hafner Financial Group Blog

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Each week we post an original article on a variety of topics. Past topics include: reviewing your investment portfolio, handling the ups and downs of the stock market, and the questions to ask yourself before you retire.

We may even feature some of our clients, or have a fun quiz from time to time. Check back each week for a new post.

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Will Timing The Market Cure My Investment Anxiety?

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Monday, July 02 , 2018
Buy low, sell high. That’s how you make money in the stock market, right?  Like most things in life, this simple wisdom gets much more complicated once...
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The Curves of Retirement: Calculating Your Retirement Trajectory

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Thursday, June 28 , 2018
Have you ever watched a good basketball player shoot a free throw? They bounce the ball a couple of times and line up the shot. Then, whoosh! The ball...
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Change the Channel

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Friday, April 20 , 2018
 
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How To Keep The State From Taking Your Investments

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Monday, March 26 , 2018
Have you ever lost your keys? It’s incredibly frustrating, isn’t it? It seems impossible. How can they not be right where you left them? The good news...
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Should I Be Worried About The Volatile Stock Market?

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Wednesday, February 14 , 2018
Did you see the Super Bowl Sunday? Of course you did. You and 103.4 million other people. Unless you are a Patriots fan, it was a joy to watch the ...
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Does my Financial Advisor Need to be Local?

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Wednesday, January 10 , 2018
I just got off the phone with tech support for my home printer. It’s pretty incredible, they were able to remote into my home network and get everything...
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3 Fears of Letting a Professional Manage your Finances

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Wednesday, November 15 , 2017
I saw my doctor the other day. He's a great guy and runs a good practice. I really appreciate how efficient and accommodating he and his staff are. But...
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How to Reduce Living Expenses

Cassie Hafner
Cassie Hafner | Tuesday, November 14 , 2017
Wouldn't it be nice to have more money? To be able to put a little bit in your savings account? This might be possible for you if you make some changes to...
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How to Make Preferred Stock Duration Work for You

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Thursday, October 05 , 2017
Interest rates are low and the stock market is high. What is an investor to do? Isn't there a way to get higher yields with less risk?
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Will Social Security be there for Me?

Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS®
Peter C. Hafner, CFP®, CWS® | Monday, September 11 , 2017
How many of you took a vacation this summer? I certainly did.
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