JOHANNESBURG – Amid all the uncertainty created by trade war(s), Brexit negotiations, and the noise around possible land claims, planning for a comfortable retirement can be scary for investors.
However, making impulsive investment decisions based on these current events could have a negative effect on retirement savings.
History has shown that over time investors can weather the storm by not losing money in a downturn and by taking advantage of the upside when the market turns.
Investors who do not make impulsive decisions will be better placed to meet their long-term objectives. But, of course, that may be easier said than done. That is why we always advise investors to partner with financial experts.
Here are five ways retirement fund members can stay on track in their retirement planning: