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Television Commercial Highlights Value of Independent Advice

Robasciotti & Philipson is pleased to announce that Rachel J. Robasciotti is featured in a new advertising campaign from Schwab Advisor Services. Click here to watch it.

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The Uncommon Average

“I have found that the importance of having an investment philosophy—one that is robust and that you can stick with— cannot be overstated.” —David Booth The US stock market has delivered an…

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Lessons For The Next Crisis

It will soon be the 10-year anniversary of when, in early October 2007, the S&P 500 Index hit what was its highest point before losing more than half its value over the…

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When Rates Go Up, Do Stocks Go Down?

Should Stock Investors Worry About Changes in Interest Rates? Bond prices tend to fall with interest rate increases because any new bonds will likely pay more in interest to bondholders and that…

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The Election & Financial Markets

The U.S. presidential election results are, at the very least, shocking to many of us. Following this upset in election results, we should anticipate significant volatility in financial markets. Why? Financial markets…

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Recent Market Volatility

WE SHOULD EXPECT VOLATILITY It is important to remember how well-functioning capital markets work and what prices reflect; prices reflect the aggregate expectations of market participants. Risk aversion, investors’ tastes and preferences,…

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Lesbians Who Tech – Our Kind of People

We had the pleasure last week of sponsoring, attending, and speaking at the Lesbians Who Tech Summit in San Francisco. The main event was held in the Castro Theater, a historic landmark…

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The Rise of Short-Term Rates

Why don’t the media run more good news? One view is bad news sells. If people preferred good news, the media would supply it more readily. However, markets don’t see news as…

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Secondhand News

Why don’t the media run more good news? One view is bad news sells. If people preferred good news, the media would supply it more readily. However, markets don’t see news as…

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We’re on Social Media!

In addition to the client portal, Robasciotti & Philipson is now on social media! Rachel, Maya, and the firm can all be found on Twitter @rrobasciotti, @MayaPhilipson, and @RandPWealth, respectively. The firm…

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