NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — CT Style Reporter Lisa Carberg, welcomes “Money Wisdom” sponsored by Johnson Brunetti.

We’re educating you about smart ways to manage your money. Joining us is Eric Hogarth, Certified Financial Planner and Johnson Brunetti Partner.

Today we’re talking “Action Steps to Take And Avoid In A Bear Market”.

Steps not to take in a bear market:

  • Do not panic and start selling
  • Do not check your portfolio everyday
  • Do not cash in your 401K

Steps to take in a bear market:

  • Keep calm and keep emotions incheck
  • Take advantage of dollar cost averaging
  • Make sure your plan is diversified

Today’s offer: What to do in a down market?

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Johnson Brunetti’s goal is to take the fear out of your financial future and give you confidence in what lies ahead.