The Latest with the Stock Market and What That Means for Your Money

Posted on August 11, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

The Dow is back at up, but it’s still continuing to fluctuate like it has been for most of the year. An election is still coming, meaning uncertainty. And while a recovering market is good news, there are certain things you need to know as an investor going forward.

Are You Diversified? Part II

Posted on July 28, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

The biggest question a lot of investors should ask is, “Are you diversified enough?” So, here are five more tips on how you can get an answer.

Are You Diversified? Part I

Posted on July 22, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

2020 isn’t over, so you want to make sure you’re prepared for the rest of the year. Let’s a look at what happened to your portfolio, and ask yourself if you’re diversified enough.

5 Financial Setbacks and How You Can Bounce Back from Them

Posted on July 13, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

Many people have been hit with “financial curve balls, and there has been a lot of bad news in recent months. If you have been struggling financially, you’re not alone. People have been affected by the craziness of 2020, and we’re only halfway through. This isn’t the first recession, nor is it the first time that we’ve had financial unemployment.

All the benefits of investing in commercial real estate

Posted on July 7, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

Real estate remains an excellent investment in 2020

5 Tips on How to Develop a Budget from Scratch

Posted on June 30, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

If you have a job or any business that brings in regular income, you know how much money is coming in. But do you know where it’s really going? Many people don’t know the answer to this question, but it’s an important one to ask. 

How the Coronavirus Continues to Rattle the Stock Market

Posted on June 15, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

Watch the video on this topic here! The coronavirus outbreak rattled the stock market for months, and it continues to show signs of uncertainty. It bounced back earlier this week, which is an indication that it has recovered somewhat. But later this week, we had the biggest single-day drop since the coronavirus drama started.  Let’s […]

5 Tips to Help Recent Graduates on the Job Hunt During a Pandemic

Posted on June 12, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

Click here to watch the video on this subject! The coronavirus has left millions of people out of work, which makes it more difficult for recent graduates. Approximately 4 million students have graduated during an economy with the worst unemployment numbers we’ve seen since at least the Great Depression. There is, however, some good news. […]

What the Wealthy are Doing with Their Money That You Probably Aren’t

Posted on May 21, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

Watch the video on this week’s subject on The Shakiba Report! The coronavirus caused a massive disruption in the economy – not just in the United States but throughout the world. But no matter how bad things get, the rich always seems to get richer. People with a net worth of seven figures or more […]

Lost your job due to pandemic? Take these steps

Posted on May 13, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

While it will most likely get worse over the next couple of months, there is a proverbial light at the end of the tunnel. When things start back up, the economy will recover quickly, and hopefully everyone will get back to work soon! In the meantime, here are some steps you should consider taking if you have lost your job because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Coronavirus: What Financial Moves You Should Make Now

Posted on May 5, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

You might be wondering how you’ll be able to survive the current economic downturn, and it could cause you make a decision based on emotions (which are no doubt running high). There is a way out of this situation, but it requires a strategy.

How to Take Advantage of Market Volatility Due to the Coronavirus

Posted on April 30, 2020 by Trevor Shakiba

Because of the spread of COVID-19, many parts of the country have had to shut down (which brought the economy to a grinding halt). The recent crisis has left many businesses and investors in a precarious situation, as the stock market plunged in a matter of weeks. You might be wondering how you can continue to make money during this crisis, but you can come out ahead over the long term if you get more strategic about your investing.