Best Ways to Handle Scary Financial Markets

We are continuously waking up to conversations about conflict overseas, post-pandemic life, higher inflation, rising interest rates, and a declining stock market. 

So, what actions should you take to protect your financial situation in uncertain times?

In this episode, Todd Bessey is joined by Samantha Polock of First Trust Portfolios to help address these issues. Sam provides some thoughts on navigating the financial market during tough times and the importance of playing the long game when it comes to your financial success. 

Samantha discusses: 

  • The difference between a bull and bear market
  • How our current economic situation compares to previous economic difficulties
  • Mistakes investors might make in a volatile market
  • How to best position yourself for financial success

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