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Decoding the Headlines: What Should Investors Believe?

In this August 19, 2022 episode of Wescott's Market and Economic Outlook series, our Chief Investment Officer, Mark McCarron, and our Chief Operating Officer, Carrie Delgott, dive into the details to decipher the true state of the economy, where we're heading, and what you should not do.

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3 Tips to Navigate Market Volatility When Nearing Retirement

August 2022 - Retirement is an exciting time of your life, but it’s a decision that requires a lot of consideration and planning. While you navigate the implications of a volatile stock market on this significant life event, we have three tips to provide you with some actionable next steps.

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LISTEN: Will Inflation Derail the U.S. Economy?

In this June 28, 2022 episode of Wescott's Market and Economic Outlook series, our Chief Investment Officer, Mark McCarron, and Chief Operating Officer, Carrie Delgott, talk about the Fed's aggressive plan to fight inflation, the repricing of the bond and equities markets, and Wescott's strategy to build portfolios that weather inflation.

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LISTEN: Will the U.S. Economy Experience a Recession

In this May 27, 2022 episode of Wescott's Market and Economic Outlook series, our Chief Investment Officer, Mark McCarron, and Chief Operating Officer, Carrie Delgott, explain the specific conditions of an economic recession and discuss the steps that Wescott has taken, past and present, to create portfolios that weather the storm.

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LISTEN: Financial and Tax Planning During Market Volatility

In this April 23, 2022 episode of Wescott's Market and Economic Outlook series, our Chief Investment Officer, Mark McCarron, and Senior Financial Advisor, Stephanie James, discuss the market's continuing volatility and provide a number of tips to navigate the choppy waters.

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LISTEN: The Ukrainian-Russian Conflict and Its Market Impact

In this March 3, 2022 episode of Wescott's Market and Economic Outlook series, our Chief Investment Officer, Mark McCarron, and Chief Operating Officer, Carrie Delgott, analyze how the conflict is influencing specific sectors, and how our portfolios are prepared should tensions continue to escalate.

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LISTEN: What Will 2022 Bring for Investors?

In this February 1, 2022 episode of Wescott's Market and Economic Outlook series, our Chief Investment Officer, Mark McCarron, and Chief Operating Officer, Carrie Delgott, chat about why portfolio diversification could be this year's secret weapon against a changing market.

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