Videos

One survey found that 48% of current retirees had to retire earlier than they expected.

Source: Employee Benefit Research Institute, 2017

These engaging, short animations focus on a variety of financial topics and illustrate key financial concepts and current events. Choose any of the videos below and then click the start arrow to watch.

Should You Pay Off Debt or Save for Retirement?

  • Should You Pay Off Debt or Save for Retirement?

    Should You Pay Off Debt or Save for Retirement?

    Should you pay off debt or save for retirement? That’s a good question. These points may help you decide.

  • Should You Sell When the Market Drops?

    Should You Sell When the Market Drops?

    The stock market can take investors on a wild ride. Should you consider selling your stocks when the market drops?

  • Inflation: The Sneaky Thief

    Inflation: The Sneaky Thief

    Inflation can be like a thief, sneaking into your portfolio and robbing your money’s purchasing power.

  • Low Volatility: Calm Before the Storm?

    Low Volatility: Calm Before the Storm?

    Several key factors have helped calm the U.S. stock markets, but consider the potential for future volatility.

  • What Is Investment Risk?

    What Is Investment Risk?

    How different types of risks can adversely affect your investments

  • Behavioral Finance

    Behavioral Finance

    Reacting emotionally may hinder your investment results.

  • The Value of a Bond

    The Value of a Bond

    How interest rate changes influence bond prices.