In that year many of our plans seemed to be vanishing before our eyes. Interest rates fell to historic lows, and everything seemed to be falling apart.
Traditional assets went on a rollercoaster ride and not the fun kind as I’m sure you remember. Like many, we were left wondering if there was a way to diversify and make the kind of returns that we have come to expect from more conservative investments.
Because you know those bank products our brokers are always selling us, don’t always get it done.