How Risk Profiling Can Help Score a More Secure Retirement

Based on the work of a Nobel laureate, determining your personal risk number can help pinpoint a sweet spot for the level of risk that's appropriate for your investment portfolio.

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Your portfolio should reflect your risk tolerance.

How many times have you heard this tidbit of advice and wondered if you were overexposed, underexposed or exactly where you should be when it comes to investment risk?

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Reid Abedeen
Partner, Safeguard Investment Advisory Group, LLC

Reid Abedeen is the managing partner at Safeguard Investment Advisory Group, LLC. He holds California Life-Only and Accident and Health licenses (#0C78700), has passed the Series 65 exam and is an Investment Adviser Representative registered through the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.