“What you don’t want to do is panic and harm your long-term finances by making portfolio moves driven by fear and emotion that will put you deeper in a hole. What’s past is past. Your job is to minimize the damage of the market downturn and look ahead. You want to position your portfolio for the market’s next phase,” says Jerry Braakman, president and chief investment officer at First American Trust.
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