Mike is a Financial Consultant with Carroll Financial Associates and a Registered Representative with Cetera Advisor Networks. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and received his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designations from the American College. Mr. Jette is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®).
Ben is a Financial Consultant with Carroll Financial Associates and a Registered Representative with Cetera Advisor Networks. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wittenberg University in Business Management.
One of the most rewarding investments I have made over the years has been helping kids understand how money works. I periodically teach a finance class to local high school students and I also love seeing my own three children grow in their financial understanding and wisdom.
Investors often try to predict what is next during times of volatility. There’s constant discussion over when the true bottom will hit and which investments will recover the fastest. It is tempting to try to outsmart the market by thinking about how the virus will affect major companies.
Our country and the world are awash in fear and anxiety as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. The constant 24-hour news cycle and proliferation of social media have helped stoke fear that results in all kinds of unhelpful behavior … like the hoarding of toilet paper and emptying of grocery store shelves.