Edward Jones

Edward Jones named to best companies to work for list

The financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 11 on Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For 2011” list in its 12th appearance on the prestigious list, accord ...

Delyon’s financial planning a ‘calming voice’ for community

Rocklin financial planner Gene Delyon of Edward Jones has good reflexes and can field incoming market numbers in both the fair and the foul zone. Delyon recently celebrated 20 ye ...

Systematic investing can smooth “bumps in the road”

In the investment world, there aren’t many certainties, but here’s one of them: prices will always go up and down. As an individual investor, you can’t do anything about th ...

Time for “spring cleaning” of your investments

Spring is here — time to spruce up your house, get rid of clutter and get things organized. But this year, go beyond your home and yard when you do your spring cleaning and loo ...

After market low, how should you invest?

It’s been about a year since stock prices hit their low point during the long bear market. Since then, of course, we’ve seen a big rally, but some of the decisions you made whe ...

Smart financial moves can help brighten the holiday season

If you’re like many people, you’re watching your dollars extra carefully this year as you do your holiday shopping. And that’s a good thing, because even in the best of tim ...

What you should do with 401k after layoff

As you’re no doubt aware, the long and deep recession has resulted in the highest unemployment rate in decades. But if you’ve been laid off, or if you fear a layoff may soon ...

Do you have enough life insurance — and the right type?

September has been designated as Life Insurance Awareness Month — so you may want to take this opportunity to learn more about your life insurance needs and determine if you’re ...

Have your parents made their financial plans?

As an adult, you’re fortunate if you still have your parents. However, as they get older, you may have to assist them in some key areas of their life. Specifically, they may need ...

For best results focus on long-term financial goals

During difficult times in the financial markets, it can be hard to stay committed to investing. After all, if many of your investments have lost value, you might be tempted to just ...

Five reasons to be bullish about the markets

During a long downturn in the financial markets, it’s hard for some people to be cheerful about their prospects for investment success. And that’s not surprising, because a dai ...

Watch for positive changes in the investment climate

If you look at the performance of the stock market in recent weeks, you’ll see some good days and even good weeks – followed by not-so-good days and rough weeks. But if you loo ...

Unsettling times offer investment opportunities

If Frank Sinatra were around, he might not sing “It Was a Very Good Year” in front of a bunch of investors. In fact, after pondering the chaos of the past few weeks, many peopl ...

Solid investment strategy can withstand shock

If you’re an investor, you’ve probably been shaking your head in disbelief over the events of the past few weeks. Consider the following: n On Sept. 29, after the government ...