Stock Market http://wesa.fm en Financial Literacy Month: Jumping Back into the Stock Market http://wesa.fm/post/financial-literacy-month-jumping-back-stock-market <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In the first week of April, mortgage financier Fannie Mae reported <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/03/business/fannie-mae-reports-record-7-6-billion-quarterly-earnings.html?_r=0">record earnings</a> for the fourth quarter, 2012 was their first profitable year since 2006. Yet the March <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/04/05/stocks-friday-4-5/2055685/">jobs report</a> was poor. So with a recovering housing market and fluctuating employment numbers, what does this say about the stability of our financial system? Are we really on a <a href="http://business.time.com/2013/04/04/can-housing-power-the-economic-recovery/">road to recovery</a>? Is it safe to jump back into the stock market? And what are the best ways to do it? <strong>Roselyn Wilkinson</strong>, Vice President of <a href="http://www.mdafinancial.com/new/mdafinancial/content.asp?contentid=2016266571">MD&amp;A Financial Management Co.</a> and Registered Representative of Berthel Fisher<span style="font-size:12.0pt"> </span>continues our series of financial literacy month discussions with advice on smart ways to invest. Sat, 06 Apr 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Heather McClain 7383 at http://wesa.fm Financial Literacy Month: Jumping Back into the Stock Market