WATCH: News 5 talks to financial adviser about COVID-19's economic impact

Posted at 11:44 AM, Mar 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-09 14:38:15-04

CLEVELAND — With international concerns about the coronavirus having a significant impact on the U.S. economy, News 5 Cleveland hosted a live chat with a local financial adviser.

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On Monday morning, trading was halted 15 minutes after the opening bell on Wall Street after a 7% drop in the Down Jones Industrial Average.

Michael Cunningham, a Financial Advisor with Vantage Financial Group.chatted with News 5’s Frank Wiley at 2 p.m. on Monday and answered questions live on Facebook. As an adviser, he works with individuals, families and small businesses to provide advice in retirement planning, college funding, asset accumulation, and distribution planning.