Stocks Might Crash! Should You Sell Or Stop Buying?

U.S. stocks are at an all-time high.

Vanguard’s Total Stock Market Index looks like a Tsunami on the rise.

In the five-year period ending December 26, 2016 it swelled 97.61 percent. If $10,000 were invested in the index, just five years ago, it would have grown to $19,761.

That’s just the kind of rise that comes before a crash. Or is it?

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Andrew Hallam

I’m a financial columnist for Canada’s national paper, The Globe and Mail, as well as for AssetBuilder, a financial service firm based in Texas. I’m also the author of Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have Learned in School (2nd Ed. Wiley 2017) and The Global Expatriate’s Guide To Investing: From Millionaire Teacher to Millionaire Expat (Wiley 2015). My mission is to educate, motivate and inspire people on basic retirement planning and best practices for investing, using evidence-based strategies. I'm happy to comment on your questions. However, please read the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and the Comments Policy.

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  1. Linda Kardamis says:

    This post was so helpful! I just finished your book & am wanting to switch our IRA’s and 401K to the balanced strategy you suggested but was thinking “Is this the worst time ever to do this!?” Thankfully our IRA stocks are up too so it sounds like we should make the switch ASAP…


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